Kwang-Wook CHOI

Legal Counsel, Citibank Korea Inc.

Kwang-Wook works in Legal Counsel & Regulatory Department at Citibank Korea Inc., providing legal and compliance support to Citibank Korea’s Institutional Client Group businesses, especially for Markets and Trust business.

Before joining Citibank Korea, Kwang-Wook worked as an associate attorney at KCL (Kim, Choi & Lim) law firm in Seoul, specializing in the areas of M&A, corporate advisory and litigations. Prior to joining KCL in 2018, Kwang-Wook worked as an associate attorney at Hwahyun law firm in Seoul for 3 years, specializing in the same areas and white crime cases. Kwang-Wook also served as a public service advocate in the Correctional Bureau in Ministry of Justice and Korea Legal Aid Corporation for 3 years. Kwang-Wook earned his LL.B. degree at Yonsei University, College of Law and trained in the Judicial Research and Training Institute.

Kwang-Wook is licensed to practice in Korea. He currently serves as a director for In-House Counsel Forum (IHCF).