Ik-Hyun Seo

Senior Partner at Cho & Partners

Ik-Hyun Seo is experienced in both US and South Korean IP litigation and prosecution matters and represents a broad range of clients, from high-tech companies to luxury and fashion companies. His detailed knowledge of the similarities and differences between these two jurisdictions has been a valuable asset when advising foreign clients on effective IP management and enforcement strategies in South Korea.

Mr Seo is recognised as a leading individual in the IP sector in the Asia-Pacific Legal 500 (2001-2016), a leading lawyer by Asia Law & Practice (2004-2019) and a highly recommended attorney for intellectual property by PLC (2005-2012).

He is a member of WIPO’s Arbitration and Mediation Centre’s domain name panel, and also serves on the editorial board of Managing Intellectual Property. He also serves as regional counsel for a number of multinational clients with IP programmes in Asia.

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Cho & Partners
6th and 13th Floors
Ann Jay Tower
208 Teheran-ro
Seoul 06220
South Korea

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