Constitutional Court Ruling Overturns Mandatory Korean Inheritance Law

Korea's Constitutional Court ruled current Civil Code provisions on compulsory inheritance are unconstitutional and in [...]

Attorney Simon Lee Triumphs in Romance Scam Case in Korea

“Attorney Simon Lee Triumphs in Romance Scam Case in Korea” In an impressive display of [...]

Notice on the Extension of the Special Voluntary Departure System for Illegal Foreign Residents

1. Extension Period January 1, 2024 (Monday) ~ February 29, 2024 (Thursday) 2. Eligible Participants [...]

Pureum Law Office Welcomes Two Esteemed Partner Attorneys to Its Distinguished Team

Pureum Law Office proudly announces the addition of two esteemed partner attorneys to its distinguished [...]

Latest News on Exceptional Nationality Renunciation

It has been more than 2 months since the decree of Exceptional Nationality Renunciation was [...]

Revised immigration bill (Special Renunciation of Korean Nationality) passed National Assembly on September 1, 2022

Good news! Revised immigration bill, including Special Renunciation of Korean Nationality, passed the Korean National [...]

Special Renunciation of Korean citizenship (Effective from October 1st 2022)

Latest information on Special Renunciation of Korean Citizenship     Pureum Law Office (PLO) has [...]

Scam Alert!

Since late July, we’ve had multiple reports that an imposter in the name of Mr. [...]

Special Renunciation of Korean Nationality (예외적 국적이탈 허가)

Special Renunciation of Korean Nationality (예외적 국적이탈 허가) goes into effect from October 1st, 2022 [...]

South Korea Re-entry Permit Exemption

Re-entry Permit Exemption – South Korea South Korea’s Re-Entry Permit Exemption will be brought back [...]

Voluntary departure program for vaccinated illegal foreigners in Korea

Voluntary departure program for vaccinated illegal foreigners in Korea South Korea’s Ministry of Justice recently [...]

Relocation of Pureum Law Office to Gongdeok in Seoul

The Lawyer in Gongdeok In an effort to better serve expats in Korea, we are [...]

COVID-19 Relief Funds for Foreign Residents in Seoul

COVID-19 Relief Funds for Foreign Residents in Seoul Dear Seoul Expat Community,   For foreign [...]

Simon D. Lee officially certified as an Expert Divorce Attorney!

Korean Bar Association certifies Simon D. Lee as an “Expert Divorce Attorney” Over the past [...]

PLO wishes you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Dear expats and foreigners residing in South Korea, we want to wish you a Merry [...]