Seoul National University
Law Research Institute
Journal of Korean Law

About the Journal of Korean Law

The Journal of Korean Law, first published in 2001, is the first English law journal to be published by a Korean law school. It is the most prestigious journal of its kind, serving as a prime source of English articles concerning the Korean legal system.

The Journal is published twice annually, on February 28 and August 31, by the Asia-Pacific Law Institute of Seoul National University. Please address all correspondence to:

Journal of Korean Law

School of Law, Bldg. 15-419

Seoul National University 

599 Gwanak-ro, Gwanak-gu 

Seoul 151-743, Korea

Phone: +82-(0)2-880-5471


Subscriptions. Annual subscriptions to the Journal of Korean Law are available for ₩40,000 for domestic subscribers and US$50.00 for foreign subscribers. Price includes surface shipping costs, and is subject to change without notice. Subscriptions are automatically renewed unless notification to the contrary is received. Prepayment is required. Please send payment to the address above. Checks should be made payable to Seoul National University.

Copies of the Journal of Korean Law may also be purchased or subscribed for from the following :

Domestic Customers (Korea): 

Kyobo Book Centre

1-1, Jongno, Jongno-gu,

Seoul 110-714, Korea

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International Customers:

William S. Hein & Co., Inc.

1285 Main Street,

Buffalo, NY 14209-1987 U.S.A.

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Postmaster. Please send address changes to our mailing address given above.

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