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Lee & Ko

Key statistics

Ranked Practice Areas
15
Awards Won
11
Ranked Lawyers
47
Male:Female Ratio of Ranked Lawyers
43:4

Firm summary

Analysis

Lee & Ko is a Domestic: Multi-practice firm in South Korea.

In 2022, the firm was recognised in 15 practice area(s) and 47 of its practitioner(s) were accredited.

In the same year, Lee & Ko was nominated for 78 awards, of which it won 11.

This information is based on aggregated legal ranking and awards data from the world’s market-leading legal publications. Legal Media 360’s sentiment index methodology can be viewed here.

Rankings

within South Korea

Practice Area Subcategory Index Rank No. of rankings Ave. Tier Table
Antitrust and competition
General 3 3 1.7 View full ranking table
Banking and finance
General 1 4 1.0 View full ranking table
Capital markets
General 2 3 1.3 View full ranking table
Corporate and M&A
General 1 4 1.0 View full ranking table
Dispute resolution
Arbitration 2 2 1.5 View full ranking table
General 1 2 1.0 View full ranking table
Insurance
General 1 3 1.0 View full ranking table
Intellectual property
General 1 3 1.0 View full ranking table
Patent litigation 1 2 1.0 View full ranking table
Patent prosecution 4 2 2.5 View full ranking table
Trademark enforcement and litigation 1 2 1.0 View full ranking table
Trademark prosecution 6 2 3.0 View full ranking table
Transactions 1 2 1.5 View full ranking table
Labour and employment
General 1 4 1.0 View full ranking table
Project development
including energy and infrastructure 1 3 1.0 View full ranking table
Real estate
General 2 3 1.3 View full ranking table
Restructuring and insolvency
General 1 3 1.0 View full ranking table
Shipping
General 2 2 1.5 View full ranking table
Tax
General 2 3 1.3 View full ranking table
Technology, media, telecoms
General 3 2 2.0 View full ranking table
White collar crime
General 2 2 1.5 View full ranking table

Deals/Case awards

Total win-to-nominations ratio 5:29

Award Win Ratio
Banking and finance - Project finance
Busan Geoje PPP Project project pinancing 0:1
E Mart acquisition financing 0:1
Incheon-Gimpo Expressway project financing 0:1
Largest greenfield infrastructure PPP transaction 1:1
Capital markets - Debt
Bukopin /IFC social bonds sale  0:1
Hyundai Capital Services GMTN programme 0:1
LG Chem's 2026 and 2031 notes due 0:1
POSCO zero coupon green convertible bonds  0:1
Capital markets - Equity
Aphrodite Acquisition Holdings / Hugel acquisition 0:1
Megazone Cloud Corporation Series C shares issuance 0:1
POSCO zero coupon green convertible bonds  0:1
Samsung BioLogics / Biogen Therapeutics share sale 0:1
SK Battery $1 billion green bonds offering 0:1
Corporate and M&A - General
Aphrodite Acquisition Holdings / Hugel acquisition 0:1
Electronic Gaming Development / SNK Corporation acquisition 0:1
Jungheung Group / Daewoo E&C sale 0:1
Macquarie Korea Asset Management / Deokyang Co. $600 million acquisition 0:1
Match Group / Hyperconnect 0:1
Samsung BioLogics / Biogen Therapeutics share sale 0:1
Starbucks Coffee Korea S$2 billion controlling stake sale 0:1
General business law - General
KEPCO unlawful dispatch case 1:1
Novartis International patent infringement suit 1:1
Sampyo Group safety litigation 1:1
Private equity - General
Affinity Equity Partners / JobKorea 0:1
Real estate - General
Emart's Headquarters acquisition and redevelopment  0:1
Logistics Center forward purchase 0:1
Lotte World Tower & Mall 25% interest sale 0:1
Technology, media and telecoms - General
Delivery Hero / Yogiyo sale 1:1
Delivery Hero Korea acquisition 0:1

Firm awards

Total win-to-nominations ratio 6:49

Award Win Ratio
Jurisdiction
Banking and finance 0:2
Banking and financial services 0:1
Capital markets 0:1
Construction 0:2
Copyright 0:1
Corporate and M&A 0:1
Dispute resolution 1:3
Energy and natural resources 0:2
Financial and corporate 0:1
Firm of the year 1:2
Infrastructure 0:1
Insurance 0:2
Intellectual property 0:2
Intellectual property - Patent 0:2
Intellectual property - Trademark 1:1
Intellectual property - Transactions 1:1
Japan practice 1:1
Labour and employment 0:2
Real estate 0:1
Regulatory 1:2
Restructuring and insolvency 0:2
Shipping 0:1
South Korea practice 0:1
Tax 0:2
Technology, media, telecoms 0:1
Transactional firm of the year 0:1
Practice management
Environmental, social and corporate governance 0:1
Pro Bono 0:1
Regional
Construction - Disputes 0:1
Dispute resolution 0:1
Dispute resolution - Arbitration 0:1
Firm of the year 0:1
Investment funds 0:1
Regulatory - Disputes 0:1
Tax - Disputes 0:1
Technology, media, telecoms 0:1

Ranked lawyers at this firm

All data gathered from 2022 datasets. Learn more.

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Lawyers

Lee & Ko

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