We provide incorporation services which covers setup and registration of corporations, private limited companies, LLCs, branch offices and liaison offices. Our corporate services team also handles registration that is required in cases such as a change of address, change in the board of directors, or issuance of new securities.
We provide clients with the legal services they need to conduct their business operations smoothly, while minimizing risks and complying with Korean law. Our team handles common issues that arise in day-to-day operations as well as deal-based work such as stock acquisitions, business transfers, joint ventures, venture capital financing and private equity investments.
We provide advice on a wide range of labor and employment issues including employment policies, outsourcing, employee disputes and protection of trade secrets. Our partners are recognized in the field for providing exceptional expertise and have authored publications such as the Korea chapter of the International Comparative Legal Guide to Employment and Labour Law.
SEUM is well-known for advising tech companies, ranging from startups and unicorns to major online/app service providers and media. SEUM is listed as a “Recommended Firm” by AsiaLaw Profiles in Technology, Media & Telecommunications.
We advise on various issues relating to privacy and data security, including compliance and regulatory filings.
SEUM is a pioneer in the field of blockchain and cryptocurrency in the Korean market. SEUM advised the first major ICO projects out of Korea including MediBloc, Cube Intelligence and Cosmochain and represent the largest Korean investors in the crypto space including Hashed. SEUM’s lawyers are also actively involved in shaping Korea’s regulations on this industry.