Ahseon (Emma) PARK, Esq. 

Ms. Ahseon (Emma) Park has been working for JK Law Group in Bellevue, Washington, as outside counsel.  At JK Law, she primarily handled landlord-tenant disputes, and insurance litigation regarding personal injuries and property damages.  Federal trademark registration was the secondary practice area she continuously served in.   In parallel to the practice at JK Law, she also represented various clients for her own law office, Ahseon Park Law Firm PLLC.   Ms. Park advised a startup on overall corporate matters including implementation and amendment of  license agreements; and drafting and revising R&D collaboration agreements between the startup and world-renowned manufacturers.  In addition, she successfully negotiated for local small business owners, on compensation issues for condemned property by eminent domain. 

Previously, Ms.  Park worked for Chae Law Firm PS in Renton, Washington focusing on commercial lawsuits for creditor’s rights and general business transactions. Prior to Chae Law Firm, she advised global business transactions as an in-house foreign legal counsel for Korea Telecom Corporation in Seoul, Republic of Korea. During the three years at Korea Telecom, she acquired proven ability to negotiate, draft, and manage the implementation of sophisticated agreements for cross-border deals, and analyzed intricate legal and factual issues.  She handled a variety of commercial transactions such as broadband network construction and internet protocol transit service contract, and worked on investment projects including establishment of joint ventures and strategic alliance with foreign governments in underdeveloped countries.

Since having transitioned to a small-town law practice in 2016, Ms. Park has volunteered at Housing Justice Projects in King County Superior Court  and Pierce County Superior Court, helping low-income residents facing eviction procedures. 

 

In her free time, she likes to hit the gym, play tennis, learn golf, watch movies, or read books regarding fine arts, philosophy, etc.  Ms. Park lives with her parents and a younger brother in the suburbs of Seattle, Washington.   

MAJOR PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

    Ahseon Park Law Firm PLLC, Federal Way, Washington

         - Principal, 2018 - Present

    JK Law Group Inc, Bellevue, Washington

        - Of Counsel, 2019 - Present

    Chae Law Firm PS, Renton, Washington 

        - Associate Attorney, 2017 - 2018

    Korea Telecom Corporation, Global & Enterprise Group, Global Business Unit, Seoul, Republic of Korea 

        - Foreign Legal Counsel, 2012 - 2015

    Steptoe & Johnson LLP, Corporate Law Practice, Washington, District of Columbia

        - Law Clerk, 2011

    Samsung SDS Co. Ltd., Biz Consulting Center, Public Sector Division, Seoul, Republic of Korea

        - Strategy Consultant, 2003 - 2005 

BAR ADMISSION

   Washington (2011)

   District of Columbia (2021)

   U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington 

   U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

EDUCATION 

   University of Washington School of Law, Seattle, Washington 

        - Master of Law (LL.M.), (In Progress) 

   University of Connecticut School of Law, Hartford, Connecticut

        - Juris Doctor and Certificates in Intellectual Property Law and Tax Law, 2010

   George Washington University, Elliott School of International Affairs, Washington, District of Columbia

        - M.A. in Science, Technology and Public Policy 

   Yonsei University, College of Sciences, Seoul, Republic of Korea

        - B.S. in Chemistry 

LANGUAGES

   English, Korean