Milbank opens in Seoul, Korea
Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy has announced it will open a Foreign Legal Consultant office in Seoul, Korea. Milbank partner Young Joon Kim, a Korean native, will head the new office. Kim began his career with Milbank in New York before serving as managing partner of Milbank's Tokyo office from 1997 to 2003. For the past decade, he has based in Milbank's Hong Kong office.
Milbank has a dozen offices worldwide and the Seoul office joins the firm's Asian presence in Tokyo, Beijing, Hong Kong and Singapore.