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John H. Chun

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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Litigation StarBenchmark Litigation2014
Super Lawyer - Top 100 in WashingtonSuper Lawyers2013
Future StarBenchmark Litigation2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Super Lawyer - Top 100 in WashingtonSuper Lawyers2011
Top LawyerSeattle Metropolitan Magazine2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2009
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2008
Community Leadership AwardKorean American Bar Association of Washington2007
Top LawyerWashington CEO Magazine2007
Super Lawyer - Top 100 in WashingtonWashington Law & Politics Magazine2007
League of JusticeWashington CEO Magazine2006
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2006
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2005
40 Under 40Puget Sound Business Journal2005
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2004
Rising StarWashington Law & Politics Magazine2003
FellowLitigation Counsel of AmericaN/A
Top Attorney in Corporate LitigationSuper Lawyers, Corporate Counsel EditionN/A
Top Attorney in Employment and LaborSuper Lawyers, Corporate Counsel EditionN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerPreston Gates & Ellis LLP (now K&L Gates)2005 - 2006
Partner/AssociateMundt MacGregor L.L.P.1995 - 2005
Judicial Law ClerkHon. Eugene A. Wright, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit1994 - 1995
Association namePosition nameDuration
William L. Dwyer Inn of CourtMember2008 - Present
Federal Bar Association for the Western District of WashingtonMember2007 - Present
Litigation Counsel of AmericaFellow2007 - Present
National Asian Pacific American Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
Asian Bar Association of WashingtonMember2002 - Present
Korean American Bar Association of WashingtonMember/President, 20032002 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember1995 - Present
King County Bar AssociationMember1995 - Present
King County Bar AssociationTrustee (and member of Judiciary & Litigation Committee)2012 - 2013
American Bar AssociationCo-Chair, International Litigation, Asia Subcommittee2012 - 2013
Washington Low Income Housing AllianceBoard Member2010 - 2015
Federal Bar Association for the Western District of WashingtonTrustee2010 - 2012
Gov. Christine Gregoire's Trade Mission to Republic of KoreaDelegate2006 - 2006
Northwest Next Leaders CouncilMember/Board, 2007-20082006 - 2008
Asian Pacific Islander Community Leadership FoundationTreasurer2005 - 2007
King County Bar Foundation, Future of the Law InstituteBoard Member, Governing Council, Planning Committee2002 - 2006
North Seattle Boys and Girls ClubBoard Member1999 - 1999
King County Bar Foundation and Korean Community Counseling Center Legal ClinicsVolunteer Attorney1996 - 2005
Publication nameTitleDate
Washington State Bar NewsLevying on the Opponent's Claim Against Your Client2008
Municipal Research and Services Center of Washington HR AdvisorSurprise Decision: Washington Supreme Court Narrows Definition of Disability Under State Law2006
Cornell Law ReviewThe New Citadel: A Reasonably Designed Products Liability Restatement1994
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Cornell Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
Columbia UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1991
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
The Art of Arbitation, CLEEthics2012
Washington Association of Municipal AttorneysWashington's New Anti-Slapp Act2011
C4CMNon-Traditional, Value-Based Approaches to Law Firm Services2011
American Arbitration AssociationTen Mistakes Lawyers Make in an Arbitration2011
Statewide Diversity Conference, CLECivil Litigation Basics2010
Federal Bar Association, CLEMotions Practice2010
Employment Bootcamp Seminar, CLEOverview of Discrimination2009
Statewide Diversity Conference, CLETop Ten Junior Attorney Mistakes2008
Northwest Next Leaders Council LuncheonThe Business of Summit Law Group2008
WebinarSocial and Legal Considerations of Video Interviews and Video Resumes for Employers and Recruiters2007
Summit Law Group Employment Law SeminarPersonnel Policy Hotlist2007
State of Washington TrainingJust Cause and Grievance Arbitration2007
Labor Relations InstituteAvoiding the Train Wreck: Don't Let Procedural Rules Derail Your Discipline Decisions2007
St. Martin's UniversityLegal Issues When Doing Business in Korea2006
Preston Gates & Ellis Breakfast BriefingReality HR: New Employment Cases2005
At-Sea Processors Association Breakfast MeetingEmployment Discrimination in Washington2005
TAPSUnited States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Technical Assistance Program Seminar2004
TAPSUnited States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Technical Assistance Program Seminar2003
CLEMotion Practice in Washington2002
CLECurrent Employment Discrimination Law Issues2002
CLEThe Basics of Interviewing and Investigation in Washington2002
FIS MarineEmployment Discrimination in Washington2002
IquiqueAddressing Employment Discrimination Complaints2001