About EJE


About Us

Welcome to EJELaw

EJE is a local Korean firm that serves companies, government and financial institutions. EJE is uniquely placed to help our clients resolve their most complex legal challenges whenever they need and wherever they are. EJE provides high quality, strategic legal advice and representation to Korean and multinational companies, government agencies and financial institutions active in the country.

Since EJE opened its office in 2015, EJE has been recognized for its roles in many corporate, finance and litigation matters. The quality of our work is reflected in the recognition we receive from clients. With knowledge and skills, EJE’s lawyers are fully able to support clients ensuring quality and consistency across service offerings. EJE provides a full picture of Korea – specific aspects of a deal, and negotiate effectively with counterparties who are often know well. EJE understands Korea business culture and EJE network gives clients the reach and depth to make the most of opportunities.

Clients value EJE on the ground legal expertise with great network, particularly if clients want to develop business in Korea. Clients know that our advice is based on hands-on local market experience. Our experience and legal expertise have helped us build long relationships with industry-leading clients. Our experience has taught us how to work efficiently on complex issues and make sure that we use our resources and client’s time as effectively as possible. We look carefully at how to build and manage our teams because we know that these day-to-day practicalities matter to clients. Clients say that our approach and capability, our talented lawyers, and our extended team-working delivers the right results.

Key Practice Strengths

EJE’s lawyers have deep experience in areas such as:

  • Antitrust and Competition
  • Capital Markets
  • Construction (Oil and Gas EPC)
  • Corporate Counselling
  • Employment & Labor
  • Joint Venture and Strategic Alliances
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Private Equity and Venture Capital
  • Project Development & Finance
  • Real Estate

Awards and Rankings

In 2016, lawyers at EJE were ranked in the latest editions of the Legal Times. Mr. Kuk Hyun Kwon was recognized as one of the highly recommended lawyers by the Legal Times for Anti-trust and Competition. Mr. Kwan Ha Kim was also recognized as one of the highly recommended lawyers by the Legal Times for Employment and Labor.