U.S. law firm Greenberg Traurig has bolstered its presence in Korea after hiring corporate lawyers Jang Hyuk Yeo and Eun Sang Hwang as shareholders.
South Korea’s largest firm Kim & Chang continued its dominant run at the ALB Korea Law Awards this year, winning 10 categories, including Deal Firm of the Year, Private Equity Law Firm of the Year, and the coveted Korea Law Firm of the Year.
By Eileen Ang
Kim & Chang emerged as the biggest victor at the 4th annual ALB Korea Law Awards, taking home seven gongs, including the coveted Korea Law Firm of the Year prize.
A number of law firms including Kim & Chang, Bae, Kim & Lee, Lee & Ko and Shin & Kim have been hired by South Korea’s Lotte Group over a probe into a possible slush fund as well as breach of trust involving transactions among the group's companies.