Principal practice area/industry focus: Intellectual property
Career highlights: Mr Cho began his legal career focusing on intellectual property law at a time when the concept of intellectual property was in its infancy in Korea. As a result, Mr Cho is considered to be among the most knowledgeable and experienced lawyers in the area of intellectual property in Korea. Mr Cho is also recognized in Korea as a distinguished trial lawyer, having served as lead counsel for a number of significant cases involving intellectual property issues, as well as commercial subjects.
Mr Cho serves as an executive member of Korea's Internet Address Dispute Resolution Committee. He has been recognised by Asia Law & Practice as one of Asia's leading business lawyers in the area of intellectual property. Mr Cho was also recognised as a "Leading Individual" in the area of intellectual property by the Asia Pacific Legal 500, 2001-2016, and also as a "Highly Recommended" attorney for IP in Korea by PLC, 2005-2012.
Asialaw Distinguished Practitioner 2021 in Intellectual Property