EunKwon KIM

  • Attorney
  • Partner
  • T. +82-2-3404-6527
  • F. +82-2-3404-0802
  • E. eunkwon.kim@bkl.co.kr

Overview

EunKwon Kim handles various financial and corporate lawsuits, and commercial/management rights disputes at Bae, Kim & Lee LLC. Mr. Kim joined BKL after completing the Judicial Research and Training Institute course in 2008, and provided advice on a full range of financial issues, such as regulatory approval of financial institutions, financial regulation, asset management, collective investment and private equity fund.

Representative Experience

2008-Present Bae, Kim & Lee LLC

Representative Matters

Represented public corporation A in a civil lawsuit involving foreign exchange hedge derivatives
Represented a credit rating agency and its management in a civil dispute involving insolvency of savings bank B
Represented a public institution in a lawsuit for recovery of public funding injected in Company C's work-out in 1999
Represented a capital company in a civil dispute involving recovery of its investment
Represented a lead manager in a civil dispute involving an overseas company's IPO in Korea
Finance Litigation
Represented public corporation A in a civil lawsuit involving foreign exchange hedge derivatives
Represented a credit rating agency and its management in a civil dispute involving insolvency of savings bank B
Represented a public institution in a lawsuit for recovery of public funding injected in Company C's work-out in 1999
Represented a capital company in a civil dispute involving recovery of its investment
Represented a number of Korean and overseas securities companies in civil lawsuits involving trading of futures, options, and derivatives
Represented the client company in a management dispute involving electronics distributing company, asset management company, and a middle-standing company D
Represented an asset management company in a civil dispute involving real estate investment by a private equity fund
Handled civil cases related to private equity fund such as Optimus and Lime funds
Represented the Listed Company E in a civil lawsuit regarding investment in-kind and paid-in capital increase of the Company
Corporate & M&A Litigation
Represented a lead manager in a civil dispute involving an overseas company's IPO in Korea
Represented company F in a dispute involving a petrochemical joint venture agreement
Represented an institutional investor and the client company in a management dispute involving a venture capital investment company
Represented the acquiring company in follow-up legal conflicts involving violation of representation and warranty in M&A
Construction Litigation
Represented local governments, financial institutions, and construction companies in the civil disputes involving construction and real estate
Represented a constructor in a construction dispute among constructor G, consignee and consignor
Represented the project owner in a conflict regarding the construction and defects of large-scale wine tunnel facilities
Represented the contractor in a conflict regarding the construction and defects of waste treatment facilities
Bankruptcy & Corporate Restructuring
Represented a middle-standing shipbuilder and creditor financial institution in the management dispute involving the shipbuilder's workout
White Collar Criminal Defense (Construction)
Defended the management of construction company H in the criminal case involving apartment sale
Defended the developer related to urban development projects of Busan Metropolitan City and Seongnam City
White Collar Criminal Defense (Finance)
Defended the management of I group in the criminal appeal case involving violation of the securities transaction laws
Defended the investment trading and brokerage companies in criminal cases related to Lime funds

Education

2015 Duke University School of Law (LL.M.)
2008 Judicial Research and Training Institute, Supreme Court of the Republic of Korea
2005 Korea University (LL.B.)

Qualifications

2008 Korea