Hyun Wook PARK

  • Attorney
  • Partner
  • T. +82-2-3404-0146
  • F. +82-2-3404-0006
  • E. hyunwook.park@bkl.co.kr

Overview

Hyun Wook Park's main practice areas include corporate reorganization, corporate restructuring, litigation involving securities, and mergers and acquisitions. As an attorney specializing in corporate restructuring, Mr. Park has handled numerous cases for the past 20 years at Bae, Kim & Lee LLC. For instance, he handled corporate reorganizations of Keopyung Group, Samsung Motors, and Kia Motors, and M&As of Hanil Synthetic Fiber, Nasan, and LS Networks. Recently, he has successfully completed a golf course M&A and has been representing seven financial institutions, including Hana Daetoo Securities, in a damage claim suit against Deutsche Securities. He graduated from Seoul National University (LL.B.) and completed the course of Judicial Research and Training Institute, Supreme Court of Korea.

Representative Experience

1995-Present Bae, Kim & Lee LLC
1992-1994 Judge Advocate, Republic of Korea Army

Representative Matters

Advised on the rehabilitation and sale of Dong-A Tanker
Represented in a litigation related to Deutsche option shock
Advised on the sale of Golf Club Q Anseong, a golf course under rehabilitation proceeding
Advised Daehan Shipbuilding and Ssangyong E&C on their respective application for rehabilitation and the approval of such application
Advised members of Shilla Country Club, Art Valley Country Club, Jens Field Country Club, and Bird Wood Golf Club, the golf courses under rehabilitation proceeding
Advised on the rehabilitation and sale of Dong-A Tanker
Represented in a litigation related to Deutsche option shock
Advised on the sale of Golf Club Q Anseong, a golf course under rehabilitation proceeding
Advised Daehan Shipbuilding and Ssangyong E&C on their respective application for rehabilitation and the approval of such application
Advised members of Shilla Country Club, Art Valley Country Club, Jens Field Country Club, and Bird Wood Golf Club, the golf courses under rehabilitation proceeding
Advised on the sale of Neo-Semitech
Advised on the sale of Daehan Express
Advised on the sale of Hanil Synthetic Fiber
Represented client in AON VINA vs Keangnam Enterprises case involving construction cost, i.e., represented client in an arbitration in Singapore and a lawsuit in Vietnam
Advised and represented Korea Iron & Steel and Hwanyoung Steel Ind. in a litigation against Korea Fair Trade Commission

Education

2001 Santa Clara University School of Law (LL.M.)
1992 Judicial Research and Training Institute, Supreme Court of Korea
1990 Seoul National University (LL.B.)

Selected Activities

Activity
Lecturer, Insolvency Law, Yonsei University Graduate School of Law (2011, 2019-2020)
Awards
Chambers Asia-Pacific - Leading Lawyer (2018, 2020-2022)
IFLR 1000 - Leading Lawyer (2021-2022)

Qualifications

1992 Korea

Awards and Recognition

Awards and Recognition