Yona
Yoon

B.A. LL.B. J.D.
Junior Associate

ynyoon@peterandkim.com +82 2 538 2900
Bar admission
Republic of Korea
Nationalities
Korean
Languages
Korean, English
Location
Seoul

PROFESSIONAL
PRACTICE

Yona Yoon is a junior associate in the International Arbitration&Litigation Practice at Peter & Kim and is qualified as Korean lawyer. Prior to joining Peter & Kim in 2020, Yona worked for a global biopharmaceutical company as legal counsel.
He is a member of the Korean and Seoul Bar Associations, speaks native Korean and is fluent in English.

Areas of
Expertise

  • Arbitration / Litigation
  • Intellectual Property
  • Commercial Contracts

Industry
Sector

  • Pharmaceutical & Biotech Icon Pharmaceutical & Biotech
  • Junior Associate, Peter & Kim (2020 – present)
  • Junior Legal Advisor, SANOFI-AVENTIS Korea, Legal Team (2018 – 2019)
  • Legal Intern, Korean Commercial Arbitration Board (2015)
  • Legal Intern, Bae, Kim& Lee LLC, International Arbitration & Litigation Practice Group (2014)
  • Intern, U.S. Embassy in Korea (2010)
  • International Intellectual Property Training Institute (2019)
  • Yonsei Law School (J.D. in Korean Law, 2017)
  • Handong Global University (LL.B. in U.S. & International Law and B.A. in Global
  • Management, Summa cum laude, 2013)
  • Korean and Seoul Bar Associations