Lee & Ko awarded in 6 categories by ALB Korea Law Awards2020.11.13
Lee & Ko won in six categories in the ALB Korea Law Awards 2020, listed below, and stood out as Korea’s leading law firm despite the difficult situation caused by COVID-19 this year.
In the Firm category, under which the best law firm in Korea is selected for each specialized area, Lee & Ko was selected as Firm of the Year in four areas: Finance & Securities, Labor, Insurance, and Litigation.
In the individual categories, Attorney Hyunjoo Oh was selected as the “Woman Lawyer of the Year,” and the ‘Korea Development Bank's $1 billion global bond issuance’ case, advised by Lee & Ko’s Capital Markets Practice Group attorneys Hyunjoo Oh and Seung-A Hyun, was selected as “Debt Market Deal of the Year.”
The ALB Korea Law Awards is an awards ceremony in the legal sector hosted by Asian Legal Business (ALB), an affiliate of Thomson Reuter, a prestigious legal professional media in Asia such as Korea and Japan. The ALB Korea Law Awards evaluates deals and in-house transactions based on materials submitted by each law firm.
The awards won by Lee & Ko are as follows.
Banking and Financial Services Law Firm of the Year
Insurance Law Firm of the Year
Labour and Employment Law Firm of the Year
Litigation Law Firm of the Year
Woman Lawyer of the Year: Attorney Hyunjoo Oh
Debt Market Deal of the Year (Korea Development Bank's GMTN Programme)