Eun Young Park is a partner at Kim & Chang and serves as the co-chair of the international arbitration and cross-border litigation practice.
After serving as a judge in the Seoul District Court, Dr Park joined Kim & Chang where he has led the firm’s international arbitration and cross-border dispute practice.
Dr Park is a member of the SIAC Court of Arbitration and having formerly served as a vice president of the LCIA Court, vice chair of the IBA Arbitration Committee and a founding co-chair of the IBA’s Asia-Pacific Arbitration Group.
Dr Park has earned numerous top rankings as one of the ‘leading attorneys’ in Chambers Asia-Pacific for international arbitration, the Expert Guide and The International Who’s Who of Commercial Arbitration. According to Chambers Asia-Pacific 2021, in which he was recognised as an ‘eminent practitioner’, he is well received as ‘a titan of the Korean arbitration Bar, with a fearsome reputation that precedes him’. In 2018, he was officially commended by the Minister of Justice of the Republic of Korea in recognition of his service to the promotion of the arbitration practice and the rule of law in Korea.
He received a JSD from the NYU School of Law and is admitted to the Korean bar and the New York bar.