42 ASIAN LEGAL BUSINESS – DECEMBER 2023 WWW.LEGALBUSINESSONLINE.COM ALB KOREA SUPER 30 LAWYERS 2023 PAUL S. RHEE senior foreign attorney & partner, Yoon & Yang Paul S. Rhee is a seasoned legal professional with over 20 years of experience in competition and antitrust, as well as M&A. He has worked with several large corporations such as RTX, Microsoft, Camso, Oriental Brewery, and Contemporary Amperex Technology during his entire career at Yoon & Yang. He has handled several highprofile cases, including representing Camso’s now former Korean subsidiary in a private damage claim filed in Seoul Central District Court by five state-owned Korean power companies arising from a 2017 cartel investigation by the Korea Fair Trade Commission (KFTC). He also advised United Technologies during KFTC’s merger review of its acquisitions of Goodrich, Rockwell Collins and Raytheon. He also acted for Microsoft in the KFTC’s merger review of its acquisition of Nokia’s mobile device business, which was settled through the first consent decree in Korea for merger review. Additionally, he provided legal counsel to key European automobile industry stakeholders, such as Michelin, PCA Automobiles/Stellantis, Schaeffler, and Faurecia/Forvia, in various merger filings KOREA SUPER 30 LAWYERS 2023 LIST BY ASIAN LEGAL BUSINESS, TEXT BY MARI IWATA In its third year, ALB’s Korea Super 30 Lawyers list continues to highlight exceptional private practitioners in the country who are renowned for their outstanding client service. These distinguished lawyers have been selected based on direct client recommendations received by ALB. Some of the lawyers have been profiled. JOONGIL CHO Shin & Kim SANG JIN HAN Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton WON JEONG Jipyong TONY DONGWOOK KANG Bae, Kim & Lee BEOMSU KIM KL Partners IN HWAN KIM Kim & Chang SANGGON KIM Lee & Ko SEONG-SU KIM Kim & Chang SUNG MIN KIM Lee & Ko TAE KYUNG KIM DR & AJU YONG KYUN KIM Barun Law JAEWOO KWAK Lee & Ko DANIEL KWON Linklaters CHANG JAE LEE Kim & Chang DONGHO LEE White & Case