Immediate Past President
Mr Chunghwan Choi
Senior Partner | Lee & Ko (SOUTH KOREA)
Chunghwan Choi is a senior partner and Co-Head of International Practice Group at Lee & Ko in Seoul, Korea and has expertise in areas including IP & IT, media and entertainment. Throughout his professional career, Mr. Choi has worked on a wide variety of M&A transactions, complex cross-border transactions, franchise, intellectual property deals such as technology and trademark licensing.
As part of his professional and civic involvements, Mr. Choi was the Vice President of Korean Bar Association, the Chair of Asia Pacific Committee of American Bar Association (ABA) and a member of Management Board of International Bar Association (IBA). He currently serves as the President of International Association of Korean Lawyers (IAKL).
Mr. Choi received his LL.M from Seoul National University and New York University School of Law. Mr. Choi is admitted to practice in the Republic of Korea and the State of New York, USA.
Chunghwan Choi was President of LAWASIA, the Law Association for Asia and the Pacific from 2019-2021.