Claire Kim

Claire Kim

Foreign Lawyer

Claire Kim holds qualifications in Korea as a lawyer and patent attorney. She majored in Korean Language and Literature and minored in Law at Seoul National University, completed her Juris Doctor at Chung-Ang University Law School in Korea and passed the Korean bar exam. Claire led various civil litigation cases and was also a part of a Research and Development Board that promotes and oversees industry-academia-research cooperation. She gained experience working with national research projects, managed Intellectual Property and became a Korea Certified Valuation Analyst (KCVA). In addition, Claire worked as an in-house lawyer for a firm specialising in content production and distribution and was assigned to a broadcasting company which was a subsidiary of the Korean Broadcasting System to provide legal assistance in its copyright, content production and distribution matters. She resolved legal issues with the Press Arbitration Commission, Copyright Administration and similar organisations, and managed copyrights, content distribution and licensing. As an in-house lawyer, she worked in practice areas including contracts, employment, labour, real estate, leasing, debt recovery, loss prevention and corporate fraud to provide consultation, resolve issues and litigate for Korean companies and international firms operating in Korea. She is ideally placed to provide her legal insight and advice to our clients looking to invest in and enter the Korean market.



  • Lawyer, Republic of Korea

  • Patent Attorney, Republic of Korea

  • Korea Certified Valuation Analyst



Firm News

H & H Lawyers welcomes Claire Kim and Jo Alexander

Claire is a registered Lawyer and Patent Attorney in Korea. Prior to joining H & H Lawyers, she worked as in-house counsel for Chung-Ang University Industry-Academia Consortium and Korean Broadcasting System (KBS) Media, acquiring expertise in project management and commercialisation, media content licensing and contract management. As the Business Development Officer of H & H Lawyers, Claire is responsible for the marketing and communication strategy of the firm. Jo is a registered Migration Agent (MARN 1801690), and has previous work experience as a head hunter, running her own recruiting agency for 10 years. As a registered migration agent, Jo will be providing professional immigration advice and assistance to our clients.

21 Jun 2018