LIWU Law Group   Korea

K. S. Chong
Law Firm
+82 2 524 9600
+82 2 524 9696
35, 5F, Yangjin Building 138
Banpo-daero, Seocho-gu
Seoul, South Korea

About LIWU Law Group

LIWU Law Group (法務法人 理友) was established 2016 by competent partner lawyers from major Korean law firms, court judges, and prosecutors.

LIWU is rapidly growing with very important cases, such as, big corporate litigations & arbitrations, significant M&A deals, entertainment and political celebrities’ cases, and great Korean companies’ overseas investment especially in South East Asian countries. LIWU wants to be a good and reasonable friend to clients with reasonable and creative solutions. 





K. S. Chong


  • 2006  Attended the Program of “Strategic Thinking and Management for Competitive Advantage” Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, USA
  • 2005  Graduated from University of Washington, School of Law, LL.M, USA
  • 2004  Attended the Program of “Business Management for the Entertainment Industry” Loyola Marymount University, Center for Asian Business, California, USA
  • 1999  Graduated from Judicial Research and Training Institute of the Supreme Court of Korea
  • 1996  Passed the 38th Korean Bar Examination
  • nbsp;1995  Graduated from College of Law, Seoul National University, LL.B, Korea 
Legal Career
  • 2019~Present  Executive Partner, LIWU Law Group
  • 2012~2018    Managing Partner, JC Partners
  • 2009~2012   Senior Partner, HongYun Law Group
  • 2008~2009   Junior Partner, Sewha Park & Goo
  • 2006~2008   Junior Partner, KCL Law Firm
  • 2005~2006   Senior Associate, DW Partners
  • 1998~2004   Associate, Kim, Chang & Lee
Professional Activity
  • 2010~2017  Chairman, Auditor, Game Culture Foundation
  • 2011  Eisenhower Fellowship for North East Asia Regional Program, USA
  • 2006  Present Arbitrator, Korea Commercial Arbitration Board
  • 2000~2004  Commissioner, Game Rating Sub-committee of the Korea Media Rating Board
  • 2003  San Francisco Scholarship for International Bar Association, USA
  • [Others]  Director of International Association of Korean Lawyers; Counsel for Global Contents Center of Korea Culture & Contents Agency, Ministry of Justice, Ministry of Small and Medium Sized Entrepreneur and Venture, Ministry of Future Creation and Science, etc.
  • International Litigation & Arbitration, International Transactions, M&A, IP & Entertaiment, Corporate Litigation