Kim, Sun Wook
Primary Practice Areas | Administrative Law · Insurance Cases · Medical Malpractice · Products Liability · Criminal Defense
Period Education
2012. 2. Graduated from Seoul National University Graduate School of Law (M.A. in Administrative Law)
2004. 2. Graduated from Seoul National University College of Law, Department of Law
1998. 2. Graduated from Bucheon High School
Period Experience
2012 ~ current Attorney at Haemaru Law Firm
2016 ~ current Councilor on the Nowon City District Jurisdiction Council
2016 ~ current Member of the Seoul Bang-i Elemetary School Anti-Bullying Committee
2017 ~ current Attorney with the Seoul Public Interest Lawyer Corps (Munjeong 1-dong Resident Center Village Lawyer)
2013 ~ 2015 Member of the Seoul Local Bar Association Human Rights Committee
2009 ~ 2012 Public Interest Judge Advocate (Chungju Branch of the Korean Legal Aid Corporation, Suwon District Attorney‘s office)
2009 Graduated as a member of the 38th class of the Judicial Research and Training Institute
2005 Admitted to the Korean Bar
2004 Intern at the office of Assemblywoman Lee Eun-yeong
Representative Work
  • Litigation to revoke a levy of charges for the installation of a waste processing facility (2012)
  • Criminal cases including violations of the Wastes Control Act and breach of trust (2016)
  • Commercial arbitration case affirming the illegality of a foreign coach’s wrongful termination (counsel for the employee)(2012)
  • Commercial arbitration case for the service costs of a foreign consultant (2014)
  • Government compensation case for the Yeosu mass executions and Yeosun massacre (2012-2016)
  • Renault Samsung Automobile manufacturer liability case (2013-2017)
  • A case before the Korea Medical Dispute Mediation and Arbitration Agency regarding a dispute following cancer surgery (2016)
  • Insurance cases involving an interpretation of the terms and conditions relating to suicide and cancer insurance (2012-present)
  • Corporate rehabilitation cases (2014-2016) and numerous other cases in administrative, insurance, criminal, medical, and special torts law
  • Legal consultation and the review of Korean and English contracts for Hansol Education (2012-2017)
  • Numerous reconstruction-related consultations for reconstruction and redevelopment cooperatives located in the City Districts of Seongbuk and Eunpyeong, and the city of Pyeongtaek (2013-2017)
  • Consultation on lease disputes including the Seoul Children’s Park Art hall and Wonderspace (2013-2017)
  • Consultation on establishing a fund to compensate residents for a waste processing facility (2013)
  • Review of third-party contract for the transfer of the project rights for the KINTEX site (2016) and numerous other consultations for corporations, municipal governments, and public agencies

Research and Press

  • Made an appearance at the “Today’s News” segment of Hello TV News on CJ Hello Yangjcheon Station – “Will Infant Deaths Lead to Medical Malpractice Lawsuits?”(2017)
  • “A Study on the Administrative Adjudication System in Britain”, Master’s Thesis at the Graduate School of Law at Seoul National University (2012)