Hyun Woo Thomson-Kang
Hyun Woo is an experienced litigator with an extensive range of commercial dispute resolution experience, primarily focusing on contentious aspects of shipping and international trade. He has acted for shipowners, charterers, P&I clubs, shipyards, bunker suppliers and major financial institutions.
He is experienced with disputes arising from commercial contracts and advising on issues of contractual construction and interpretation in offshore, energy, marine insurance and charterparty disputes (LMAA arbitration, English High Court, English Court of Appeal). His work also includes analysing the implications of international sanctions.
Hyun Woo joined Preston Turnbull having trained and qualified at a leading international shipping law firm (during which he spent some time working in their Korean office and with an IG P&I Club in London), and then having gained further experience at another leading international law firm.