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Innhwa Kwon

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Innhwa Kwon specializes in international commercial and investment arbitration whereby she works primarily as counsel and tribunal secretary. Innhwa has been involved in international arbitration proceedings brought under ICC, VIAC, KCAB, ICSID and UNCITRAL arbitration rules. She is qualified in Republic of Korea and acted in proceedings before district courts of Seoul, Korea

// Admitted to the bar: 2014, Korea

// Position: Attorney at law (admitted in Korea)

// Practice Areas:

  • Commercial Arbitration

// Education

  • Bar Admission, Korean Bar Association (2014)
  • Ewha Womans University, Law School (JD 2013, LLB 2010)
  • The University of Hong Kong (Summer School, 2009)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Law School (Study Abroad, 2007)
  • Harvard University (Summer School, 2007)

// Experience

  • Attorney at law, zeiler.partners Rechtsanwälte GmbH, Vienna/Austria (since 2016)
  • Delegate, UNCITRAL Working Group II: Arbitration and Conciliation / Dispute Resolution (2015/2016)
  • Foreign Associate, Graf & Pitkowitz, Vienna/Austria (2015-2016)
  • Tribunal Secretary, Arbitration administered by Korean Commercial Arbitration Board (KCAB), Seoul/Korea (2015)
  • Internships: Minter Ellison LLP (Hong Kong), Pinsent Masons LLP (Hong Kong), Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (Hong Kong), Hewlett-Packard Ltd (Korea), Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (Korea) (2009-2013)

// Languages: Korean, English

Kwon (panelist), “Privilege in International Arbitration”; KICA-KOCIA Seminar, Seoul (Korea), 10 November 2017

Kwon (speaker), “This is How We Do It:  Practical Advice and Tips for Women Lawyers at All Stages”, 25th IAKL Annual Conference, Seoul (Korea), 14 - 16 September 2017.

Kwon (speaker), "Alumni lecture", Meridian 180 Korean Center & Ewha Law School, Seoul (Korea), 13 September 2017.

Kwon, "The Rules of Arbitration and Conciliation of Vienna International Arbitral Centre" – Korean Version, VIAC

Kwon (moderator), “Cutting Edge Non-Conformity under the CISG”, the 8th Peter Schlechtriem CISG Conference, Vienna, April 2017

Kwon, “Your Good Faith Counts – Conciliation Application in Germany”, Kluwer Mediation Blog, 19 April 2017 [with Nowak]

Kwon, “Highlights of South Korea’s Latest Advancement in International Arbitration”, Young Arbitration Review, Edition 25, April 2017

Kwon, “Prescription Trap? Continuation of Freezing the Legal Prescription in International Arbitration”, ASA Bulletin 1/2017 [with Nowak]

Kwon, “Streamlining of the Proceedings and Early Evaluation” (of The Road to Predictability in International Arbitration), in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2017 [with Professor Berger]

Kwon (moderator): "A New Era for Arbitration in Korea and Austria?" Conference organised by VIAC, KCAB and SIDRC, Vienna (Austria), 29 November 2016, 17:00 - 20:00.

Kwon, "Streamlining of the Proceedings and Early Evaluation" (Table Moderation, Secretary), Vienna Arbitration Days 2016, Vienna (Austria), 23 January 2016

Kwon, “국제상사분쟁 조정에 집행력 부여하는 규범 마련 본격화 (Launching Multilateral Convention on Enforceability of Conciliated Settlement Agreements in International Commercial Disputes)”, Law Times Korea, 28 December 2015 [with Yang]

Kwon (guest speaker), “Alumni Lecture”, Business Law Society Seminar at Ewha Law School, Seoul (Korea), 22 September 2015

Kwon (speaker), “Bridging Korea and Austria”, The 5th European Mixer of IAKL, Vienna (Austria), 27 June 2015