Mr Chunghwan Choi

Partner | Lee & Ko (SOUTH KOREA)

Chunghwan Choi is a media & entertainment partner in the TMT (Technology, Media and Telecommunications) Group and IP (Intellectual Property) Group in the firm’s Seoul office. Mr Choi advises companies on corporate, licensing and associated business and intellectual property issues.
He has extensive experience in structuring and negotiating corporate and IP transactions, including acquisitions, asset purchase, licensing, development and other partnering agreements for the software, internet, online game, franchise, film, music, broadcasting, publishing, art, sports and live performance industries.


Chunghwan Choi, Profile

He also has considerable experience in intellectual property asset management and licensing, having assisted numerous clients to develop and implement strategies to acquire, protect, enforce, license and commercialise various forms of intellectual property.
Chunghwan Choi has been active in the various bar associations. He is a current member of International Bar Association (IBA) Management Board and member of IBA International Trade in Legal Services Committee. He also has been a Vice President of LAWASIA for more than 3 years. As a Vice President (International Affairs) of Korean Bar Association during 2009 - 2011, he contributed to establishment of regulations related to the opening of legal market in Korea.