History of YOON & YANG

First step to achieving democratic unity
and embarking on new opportunities

  • 2003 Establishment of Yoon & Yang
    (Merger between Yoon & Partners established in 1989 and Roh & Yang established in 1993)
  • 2006 Merger with Kim Shin & Yu
  • 2006 Establishment of the Yoon & Yang IP Law Practice Group
  • 2010 Yoon & Yang becomes a limited liability company (Yoon & Yang LLC)
  • 2013 Establishment of the Customs and Trade Practice Group
  • 2017 Establishment of the Tax Services Group

Enhancement of global competitiveness
and leap forward to becoming
a leading law firm

  • 2008 Opening of Tashkent Office (Uzbekistan)
  • 2016 Opening of Ho Chi Minh City Office (Vietnam)
  • 2017 Opening of Hanoi Office (Vietnam)
  • 2018 Opening of Jakarta Office (Indonesia)
  • 2020 Selected as Korea’s outstanding law firm in the asialaw Client Service Excellence Ratings 2020 evaluated by in-house attorneys
  • 2023 Selected by Global Competition Review (GCR) as one of Korea’s elite law firms in the field of antitrust for 16 consecutive years

Innovation and development
followed by remarkable growth

  • 2009 Opening of the Yoon & Yang Training Center (a platform to communicate and share legal knowledge)
  • 2015 Opening of the Yoon & Yang Discovery Center (a spearhead for global disputes resolution)
  • 2020 Opening of the Yoon & Yang Tax Research Center (focus on creating a more advanced tax culture and broadening the scope of the principle of the rule of law)
  • 2021 Opening of the Yoon & Yang Forensic Center, Yoon & Yang ESG Center, and Yoon & Yang Information Protection Center (strengthening professionalism and expertise)
  • 2012~2021 Publications (in Korean)
    - Yoon & Yang Legal Commentary
    - Tax Law
    - How to Draft Legal Documents
    - Lawyer’s Guide to Constitutional Law

Sharing and giving back to the community, advancement of
pro bono activities

  • 2012 Organization of the Yoon & Yang Pro Bono Committee
  • 2014 Establishment of the Foundation
  • 2016 Opening of the Pro Bono Legal Consultation & Dispute Mediation Center
  • 2016 Selected in the CSR List 2016 by Asian Legal Business
  • 2020 Received the 3rd Money Today Korea Legal Award (pro bono category)
  • 2021 Received the 4th Money Today Korea Legal Award (pro bono category)