Kwang Bae Park

Lee & Ko

Kwang Bae is the head of Lee & Ko‘s DPP (data protection and privacy) practice group and key partner in the Technologies, Media and Telecommunications (TMT) practice group. He is recognized as one of the foremost lawyers in DPP and TMT practice sectors in Korea. He has been recognized from various legal assessment institutions as a leading lawyer in the TMT (including DPP) practices sector, such as Asia Law, Chambers Asia, International Who’s Who Legal from around 2010 to date. He has consistently been representing and advising various domestic and multinational companies on the data protection framework of Korea, cross-border data transfer (that may involve outsourcing or cloud computing) of employee/customer data, safeguards and data breach cases proactively and/or after the incidents. He has contributed articles more than 30 times during the last 10 years and made speeches on various topics including DPP and TMT (including FinTech) and participated in various international or domestic forums thereon.