Sebyul Chun

Associate, Seoul

Biography

Overview

Sebyul Chun is an Associate in the Dispute Resolution group based in Seoul. Her practice focuses on US commercial litigation and international arbitration. Sebyul has advised clients from various sectors, including, among others, financial services, shipping and shipbuilding, pharmaceuticals, automobile manufacturing, and electricity generation.

Sebyul was also formerly an Associate in the Los Angeles office of White & Case, where she worked in the Commercial Litigation practice group with a focus on bankruptcy litigation.

Sebyul joined the Seoul office of White & Case after several years of practice at another international law firm in Hong Kong, where she primarily worked on capital markets transactions and general corporate matters.

Bars and Courts
Registered Foreign Legal Consultant, Korea
California State Bar
Education
JD
Stanford Law School
BA
in Business Economics
University of California, Los Angeles
Languages
English
Korean

Experience

US Litigation Involving Business Tort Claims for Fraud and Negligence, 2016 and Ongoing
Representing a major Korean bank in a multi-million dollar US lawsuit against a US distributor of electronics and IT products based on claims for fraud.

Construction Arbitration, 2016 and Ongoing
Advising a Middle Eastern government on an ICC arbitration arising from a FIDIC Yellow Book contract for the installation of IT Systems at a flagship airport.