Providing Sophisticated Legal Counsel
Latham clients benefit from the firm's lawyers' close relationships with key Korean market players, many of which operate as conglomerates with operations in diverse industries such as automotive, banking, communications, electronics, energy - oil & gas, energy - power, information technology, life sciences and semiconductors. In addition, Latham’s lawyers are fluent in the cultural nuances of conducting business in Korea, and many are bilingual in both English and Korean.
Comprehensive Scope of Services
Latham has recently been recognized for its roles in many corporate, finance and litigation matters that have helped to shape the commercial landscape in Korea. Latham’s Korea Practice lawyers have deep experience in areas such as:
For local law advice, Latham lawyers routinely work alongside the top law firms in Korea. These deep relationships enable Latham's lawyers to provide integrated legal advice in a seamless manner.
A Leader in the Market
In 2016, Latham and its Korea practice lawyers were ranked in the latest editions of both Chambers Asia-Pacific and IFLR1000. Chambers ranked Latham as a leading firm for Corporate/M&A and Projects & Infrastructure in Korea, with the guide noting the firm is “well known for tackling large-scale multi-jurisdictional matters on behalf of developers, construction companies and investors. This team is part of a wide-reaching global network which includes lawyers with Korean language capabilities.”