Hyokyung Yang

  • Counsel
  • T. +971-4-289-2159
  • F. +82-2-3404-0804
  • E. hyokyung.yang@bkl.co.kr


Hyokyung Yang has represented and advised clients in various matters related to foreign investment, new venture companies, medicine and labor. 

Ms. Yang has advised on matters including foreigners' investment in Korea, establishment and management of overseas subsidiaries by Korean companies and successfully represented clients in the medical lawsuit related to complications of rare diseases, claim for insurance proceeds, administrative lawsuit for compensation related to the side effects of vaccination, and lawsuits involving wrongful dismissal and claim for ordinary wages. She is currently working at the Bae, Kim & Lee LLC, Dubai and advising companies intending to start business in the Middle East and Africa.

Representative Experience

2022-Present Non-standing advisor, Bae, Kim & Lee LLC, Dubai
2020-2022 Bae, Kim & Lee LLC
2019-2020 Maru Labor Law Firm
2018 Jeong Woon Law Firm
2016-2018 MediLaw
2015 Office of Regulatory Reform & Legal Service, Public Procurement Service


2015 Ewha Womans University Law School (J.D.)
2000 Seoul National University (LL.B.)


2016 Patent Attorney (Korea)
2015 Korea