Choi, Youn Soo
Major Practice Areas | Litigation to revoke for fraud · Litigation and consultation relating to state property · state procurement · Media litigation · Family law
Period Education
2017 Graduated Korea University Graduate School of Media Department of Press and New Media (M.A.)
2001 Graduated Seoul National University College of Law Department of Law
1996 Graduated from Gwangyang High School in Seoul
Period Experience
2017 ~ current Member of the Seoul City Administrative Review Board
2017 ~ current Member of the SK Store First B Shopping Viewers’ Committee
2016 ~ current Member of the Korea Bar Association’s Special Commission on Respect for Life, Disaster, and Safety
2015 Member of the review board on proposals for an automatic trash collection installation in Seongnam City
2014 ~ current Early Meditator at the Seoul Local Bar Association
2005 ~ current Legal Advisor at the Sexual Violence Counseling Center of Korea
2005 ~ current Attorney at Haemaru Law Firm
2005 Graduated as a member of the 34th class of the Judicial Research and Training Institute
2002 Admitted to the Korean Bar
Representative Work
  • Action for damages over a National Assembly legislator’s Samsung X-Files disclosure (2006)
  • Revocation of the Designation Notice of Future Administration-Centered Complex City Site and Surrounding Area (2006)
  • Revocation of value-added tax levy on gold bars (2007-2009)
  • Correction report in a recall vote (2008)
  • Provisional measure case for a prohibition on publishing or posting the Japanese Occupation Collaborators List (2009)
  • Civil lawsuit over a Korea Wave concert in Japan (2009)
  • Revocation action for fraud in stock trade between affiliates (2015-2017)
  • Civil lawsuit over illegal possession of the KTX station parking lot (2016-2017)
  • Civil lawsuit on acquisition by adverse possession of publicly-owned land (2015-2017)
  • Child return cases under the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction and implementing legislation (2015-2016) and many other cases
  • Legal Consultant for the Korea Asset Management Corporation (2014-present)
  • Legal consultation on the domestic recognition and enforcement of foreign divorce decrees (2014)
  • Numerous consultations for the Korea Rail Network Authority including covenant for the use of railroads, bidding, and the free reversion of railroad sites (2015-present)
  • Various consultations for the city of Goyang including requests of information disclosure and the development of the KINTEX (Korea International Exhibition Center) site (2014-2016)
  • Various consultations for the city of Seongnam including enforcement fines and compensation for obstructions on municipal property (2014-2015) and numerous other legal consultations for corporations, municipal governments, and public agencies

Research and Press

  • Regular contributor to Kyunghyang Weekly (2016-2017)
  • Regular contributor to the fact checking media Newstop (2017-present)
  • “A Study on Litigation to Revoke for Fraud”, Korea Academic Information Co. Ltd., joint author (2011)