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Jong-Young Choi Edit Profile

Jong-Young Choi was Korean judge. Bar: Korea 1961.

Background

Choi, Jong-Young was born on February 20, 1939 in Kangwon-do Kangneung, Republic of Korea.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Seoul National University, 1962.

Career

Judge advisory Army of Korea, 1962-1965. Judge Pusan District Court, 1965-1968, Seoul Civil & Criminal District Courts, Inchon branch, 1968-1969, Seoul Civil District Court, 1969-1973, presiding judge, 1980-1981. Chief judge Seoul District Court, 1991-1992.

Judge Seoul High Court, 1974-1977, presiding judge, 1981-1986, chief presiding judge, 1988-1991. Judge Taegu High Court, 1977-1978. Research judge Supreme Court Republic of Korea, 1978-1979, justice, 1992-1998, chief justice, 1999—2005.

Private practice, 1998-1999. Minister Ministry Court Administration, 1993-1997. Chairman National Election Commission, 1997-1998.

Connections

3 children.