Terry KIM is a foreign legal counsel, licensed in the United States, and a member of the Intellectual Property Practice Group of Lee & Ko. Mr. Kim devotes his practice to intellectual property and franchising matters. In this capacity, Mr. Kim has assisted numerous high-profile foreign brands with their international expansion into the vibrant Korean market and has been especially active in counselling foreign brands from the food and beverages, retail, and hospitality industries.
Mr. Kim is as an officer of the International Franchising Committee of the International Bar Association and has been named to the International Who’s Who of Franchise Lawyers since 2016. Most recently, Mr. Kim was the recipient of the 2017 John R.F. Baer Scholarship for International Civility and Professionalism awarded by the ABA Forum on Franchising.