Byeong Cheol Yun

Yoon & Yang - South Korea



+82 2 6182 8303

Litigation Star

Korean and English


South Korea

Practice area:

Commercial and transactions

Byeong Cheol Yun is a partner at Yoon & Yang LLC. His main practice areas are commercial litigation, construction litigation, and criminal litigation. During the tenure for twenty years as a Judge at the various levels of courts in Korea, Mr. Yun handled numerous litigation cases regarding international transactions, securities, corruption, construction, medical malpractice, labor, and industrial accidents.

He has been constantly recognised as a Dispute Resolution Star and Litigation Star in the field of Commercial and Transactions in South Korea by Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific since 2018.

  • Successfully represented Hanwha Chemical (currently Hanwha Solutions) in a litigation seeking to return of deposit regarding the attempted acquisition of Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd.
  • Represented Korea Deposit Insurance Corporation in a litigation claiming compensation for BNK Financial Group Inc.’s damages related to sales of shares of BNK Kyongnam Bank.
  • Represented Kolon Life Science Inc. in a litigation seeking a revocation of Ministry of Food and Drug Safety’s disposition related to the Invossa incident.
  • Represented Seoul Metro in a litigation claiming compensation for damages related to Seoul Subway Line 2 advertisement fee.

  • Capital markets
  • Civil litigation
  • Commercial and transactions
  • Commercial arbitration
  • White-collar crime

  • Banking
  • Financial services
  • Insurance
  • Investment management
  • Tech and telecoms

  • South Korea

  • The Korean Bar Association
  • Judicial Disciplinary Committee, Korean Olympic Committee

  • LL.B., Seoul National University College of Law (1988)