Chun Ho Chung


Languages Spoken

English, Korean

Mr. Chung has over 15 years of legal experience, practicing the law in many diverse settings. He has worked as in-house legal counsel for the Korean Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade and was also the Chief Legal Officer for a major NASDAQ-listed IT company.

He was also an executive in charge of legal, regulatory affairs and public relations & public policy at a major international insurance company and multi-national consumer goods company.

Mr. Chung focuses his practice in the areas of workers’ compensation, personal injury, and mass torts, primarily in the Korean-American community.


Recent Firm Verdicts/Settlements

$816.45 million 9-11 Settlement
For injuries sustained by Firefighters, Police Officers and Construction Workers at Ground Zero from toxic dust.

$650 million Pharmaceutical Settlement
The firm negotiated this settlement to resolve the claims of approximately 4,000 Pradaxa® users who claimed to have been injured by the drug.

$100 million Pharmaceutical Settlement
This settlement was reached on behalf of the injured women who used the birth control device, NuvaRing®.

$7 million Product Liability Settlement
Our client was an athletic, young woman in the prime of her life when she contracted toxic shock syndrome simply by using a tampon.


  • Bar Admissions

    New York

  • Education

    Syracuse University College of Law, J.D.

    University of California at Berkeley, B.A.

  • Other Experience

    Dinkes & Schwitzer

    Korean Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade

  • Pro Bono

    Legal Adviser, The Council of Korean Churches of Great New York (CKCGNY)