Sung-Ho Moon

  • Senior Foreign Attorney
  • T. +82-2-3404-0267
  • F. +82-2-3404-7688
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Sung-Ho Moon is a senior member of the corporate and antitrust practice groups at Bae, Kim & Lee LLC. Mr. Moon's practice primarily focuses on cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and other forms of foreign investment. He regularly counsels foreign corporations on their full range of business activities in Korea, from entity establishment, capital financing, regulatory permits, operational and contract matters to commercial disputes and government investigations. He also pursues an active practice in counseling foreign companies in antitrust cases, including cases involving international cartels, merger control, vertical restraints, bid-rigging and other unfair trade practices.

Representative Experience

2010-Present Bae, Kim & Lee LLC
2008 Visiting Jurist Program, University of California, Los Angeles School of Law
2000-2010 Jipyong LLC
1998-2000 Shin & Kim LLC


1998 University of California, Los Angeles School of Law (J.D.)
1987 Ohio State University (M.B.A.)

Selected Activities

South Korea – Merger Control 2022 (Co-author, Lexology GTDT, 2021)
South Korea: Merger Control, Country Comparative Guides, 5th Edition (Co-author, The Legal 500, 2020)
Trends and Developments, South Korea, Merger Control 2020(Co-author, Chambers and Partners, 2020)
Competition Law Section, South Korea, Doing Business In… 2019 (Co-author, Chambers and Partners, 2019)
Sales Promotions: South Korea in Cross-border Commercial Transactions (Co-author, Thomson Reuters, 2017)
Supreme Court Rulings on Determining the Cartel End Date, Vol.15 No.1, pp. 57-72 (Co-author, Journal of Korean Law, 2015)
Recent developments in competition law enforcement and intellectual property rights in Korea (Co-author, Competition & Antitrust Review, 2012)
South Korea, Private Antitrust Litigation Jurisdictional Comparisons, First edition (Co-author, Sweet & Maxwell, 2012)


1998 California