Less than a week after a free trade agreement between South Korea and the U.S. was finalized, Cleary Gottlieb has announced plans to open a Seoul office, which will initially be staffed by two Hong Kong attorneys. Paul Hastings has also confirmed plans to put in its application to open a South Korea office as soon as regulators unveil the process.
U.S. Firms Line Up to Enter South Korea Market
The American Lawyer
November 30, 2011