Bae, Kim & Lee LLC

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The WTR 1000 focuses exclusively on trademark practice and has firmly established itself as the definitive 'go-to' resource for those seeking world-class legal trademark expertise.

Gold - Firms: enforcement and litigation

Silver - Firms: prosecution and strategy

The trademark team at full-service Bae Kim & Lee is relied on by companies across the globe for its razor-shape counsel and strategic advice. As well as being a fully integrated, one-stop legal service for all aspects of intellectual property, it is the second largest legal practice in South Korea. Further, it is fully capable of tackling domestic and cross-border disputes by drawing on the expertise of its foreign attorneys, former examiners and judges. Among them is Taeck Soo Kwon, a former research judge at the Supreme Court and chief presiding judge at the Patent Court, who is also the first president of the newly established Korean Intellectual Property Lawyers Association. An IP litigation specialist, Jihyun Kim is adept at large-scale civil and criminal disputes involving trade secrets and trademarks.

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