DR & AJU is persistent. We strive to be a better law firm by consistent progression.

We are steadily growing by continuously strengthening our expertise and expanding our scope of practice areas. Over the years, DR & AJU has achieved outstanding legal recognitions both nationally and internationally. Moreover, by actively developing our resources in the global legal market, we continue to expand our footprint and expertise as an international law firm.


Awarded ALB Korea Law Awards 2018 'Maritime Law Firm of the Year'

korea law awards 2018

Awarded ALB Korea Law Awards 2017 'Shipping Law Firm of the Year'

Ranked under Legal 500 Asia Pacific 'International Arbitration'

Awarded Chambers Asia Pacific Awards 'Banking/Finance' and 'Restructuring/Insolvency'

asia pacific chambers 2017
legal 500

Company structural change to limited liability law firm.

Commencement of association with Taylor Wessing LLP to expand legal network in Europe and establishment of the ASEAN+ Group to partner with leading law firms in Asia.


Ranked 3rd place for the 'Top IPO Advising 2013' by The Bell, a Korean capital markets-focused newspaper.


Awarded the 'Deal of the Year' for the financing of POSCO Maharashtra's Cold Rolled Mill Project by India Business Law Journal, a leading Indian magazine on India's legal market.

india business law journal

Ranked 4th place for the 'Top M & A Advising (Completed Deals)' under Yonhap Infomax, a leading Korean newspaper.


Merger between Daeryook and AJU and transfer of office to Yeoksam-dong, Gangnam-gu


Establishment of AJU (AJU International Law Group established in November 1994)


Establishment of Hahm & Kim Law Firm (Daeryook established in April 1996)