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Matthew InSoo Oh, Korean lawyer. Bar: Minnesota 1982, New York 1988, District of Columbia 1989. Fulbright fellow Fulbright Commission, Seoul, 1971; recipient Yogi Berra award, Ramsey County Bar Association.

Background

Oh, Matthew InSoo was born on August 5, 1938 in Seoul, Republic of Korea. Son of Young Whan and Jeom-soon (Kim) Oh.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Seoul National University, 1963. Master of Laws, Seoul National University, 1968. Master of Laws, Columbia University, 1972.

Juris Doctor, William Mitchell College Law, St. Paul, 1982.

Career

Senior planning researcher, Ministry of Construction, Seoul, 1968-1971;planner, Altamaha, Georgia Regional Planning Commission, 1972-1974;sole practice, St. Paul, Minnesota, since 1982.

Membership

Legal advisor Korean Elderly Society, St. Paul, since 1984. Member North Korea Human Rights Project, Minneapolis, since 1985. Chairman State of Minnesota Council on Asian-Pacific Relations, St. Paul, 1985-1986.

Vice president Minnesota Asian Advocacy Coalition, St. Paul, 1983-1985. Board directors Urban Concern Workshop, Inc., St. Paul, 1985-1986. Member District of Columbia Bar Association, Ramsey County Bar Association, (Yogi Berra award), Am.Immigration Lawyers Association, International Association Korean Lawyers.

Connections

Married Young Ok, May 24, 1973. Children: John Z., Amy J.