Philip joined the firm as a summer student in 2020 and returned for his articles in 2021. He primarily practices in the area of construction and commercial litigation, while also developing a practice in general insurance litigation.
Philip is a passionate advocate and prides himself in problem solving complex legal issues on behalf of his clients. He has appeared on behalf of clients in matters before the Provincial and Supreme Court of British Columbia. Philip is proficient in Korean and is able to advise his clients in both English and Korean.
While studying law, Philip was heavily involved in the student community. He was a member of the Business Law Clinic, the Pan-Asian Law Society, the University of Victoria law school softball team and was an editor of the school’s peer reviewed law journal Appeals: Review of Current Law and Law Reform.
In his spare time, Philip enjoys playing sports, travelling and scenic drives, and is also an avid follower of soccer, baseball and Formula 1. He strives to be an active member of charitable initiatives with a focus on immigrant and refugee youth.
J.D., University of Victoria, 2021
B.A., University of British Columbia, 2016
Professional Memberships & Affiliations
Called to the British Columbia Bar in 2022
Member of the Vancouver Bar Association
Member of the Law Society of British Columbia