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Seungsup LEE
Attorney Seungsup LEE is a partner of Bae, Kim & Lee and is the head of Criminal Litigation Team I of BKL. His practice focuses on providing criminal advice and handling lawsuits in connection with trade secret, intellectual property right, corruption (including election and labor), fair trade, and the environment. Based on about 20-year work experience in special investigation—at the National Intelligence Service, the Constitutional Court (trial research officer), the Ministry of Justice (head of special law division), the Seoul Central District Prosecutors’ Office (head of hi-tech crime investigation department), etc.—he has been handling major criminal cases since joining BKL in 2006. In a recent case in which the Korean branch of a leading foreign fabric maker had sued a famous Korean maker for infringing its trade secret, he successfully helped his client receive a non-prosecution disposition.
He was designated as one (in criminal sector) of the “12 best lawyers” in 2007 by the representatives of 20 best law firms, and as the best criminal lawyer in 2009 by the Korea Economic Daily.