Benjamin O. Kim

Benjamin O. Kim is based in Taxand Korea where he is a founding partner of Sojong Partners and also one of the key leaders of its Tax Practice Group, providing a full range of services, including advising both domestic and foreign clients across a broad spectrum of tax areas. Prior to founding Sojong Partners, Benjamin worked for Samil PwC as a CPA.

Benjamin has extensive experience in serving local and global clients in various industries including telecommunication, software, technology, automotive and financial services.  While his professional advice embraces diverse aspects, he primarily focuses on tax issues in connection with mergers and acquisitions, restructuring, cross-border transactions, securities, foreign investment, transfer pricing and related tax litigations, both civil and criminal.

Being a member of the Korean Bar, Korean Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Korea Patent Attorneys Association, KOSDAQ Listing Committee and Audit Quality Review Committee enabled Benjamin to serve as a legal advisor to the Seoul Regional Tax Office and a lecturer at universities and financial institutions.  Benjamin earned his B.A. in Business Administration and M.B.A. from Seoul National University and Seoul National University Graduate School, respectively.