Bernhard Vogel Senior Foreign Attorney
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  • TEL 82 2 6003 7077
  • FAX 82 2 6003 7806
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Bernhard Vogel is a senior foreign attorney at Yoon & Yang LLC and has practiced law in Korea for 27 years. His main practice area is providing legal services to German and European SMEs and large entities, as well as Asian companies doing business in Germany or Europe.
Mr. Vogel has a broad understanding of the Korean legal system and authored several books on Korea’s legal system. He provides strategic legal advice on diverse issues, such as corporate and labor laws, labor-management relations, antitrust, criminal defense, investment laws, cross-border transactions, intellectual property protection, etc.


  • 2008-present Yoon & Yang LLC
  • 1992-11 International Arbitrator, Korean Commercial Arbitration Board
  • 1992-08 International Arbitrator, Korean Commercial Arbitration Board
  • 1989-91 EU-Delegate and Head of Section, Foreign Trade Department, Düsseldorf Chamber of Industry and Commerce, Germany
  • 1988-89 Trainee, DIHK (German Association of Chambers of Commerce and Industry)
  • 1986-92 Lecturer, German Law School


  • 1987 Second State Examination in Law, Qualification for Holding Judicial Office
  • 1984-87 Post-graduate Judicial Service (coursework completed)
  • 1983 First State Examination in Law, LL.M.
  • 1983 University of Bonn, Law and Economics, LL.B.


  • Leading Individual, Corporate/M&A, Chambers and Partners Global (2014-2016)
  • Leading Individual, Competition/Antitrust, Chambers and Partners Global (2014)


  • "Firmengründung und Niederlassungsrecht in Korea" (Establishment of a Company in Korea)- KORUM, Korean-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (2017)
  • "Steuern in Korea" (Korea’s Tax Scheme)- KORUM, Korean-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (2016)
  • "Investitionsführer Korea" (Investment in Korea)
  • "Arbeitsrecht in Korea" (Korea’s Labor Law)
  • "Rechtsdurchsetzung in Korea" (Korea’s Legal System)
  • "Gewerbliche Schutzrechte, Urheberrecht und Lizenzen" (Intellectual Property, Copyright and License in Korea)