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Kim Jung-Won

Deputy Secretary General of the Constitutional Court of Korea

      Education 

•       Journalism Program in Korea University (Sept 2013 – Jan 2014)

•       Anti-trust law program in Seoul National University (Mar 2004 –Jun 2004)                           

•       The Judicial Research and Training Institute (Mar 1988 – Feb 1990)

•       Seoul National University, Department of Law, Master’s Degree (Feb 1999)

•       Major field: Criminal Procedure

•       Dissertation: “Reviewing the Probable Cause in the Warrant Application-in respect to the Two-Pronged Test”       

•       Seoul National University, Department of Law, Bachelor’s Degree (Feb 1987)      

 

      Honors

•       Honor Scholarship offered by Seoul National University (1983)

•       Fulbright Senior Research award (2001)

 

      Professional Positions

2019.11.-             Deputy Secretary General, The Constitutional Court

2018.2.-2019.11.  Chief Rapporteur Judge, The Constitutional Court

2012.8.-2018.2.   Rapporteur Judge, The Constitutional Court

[1990.2. – 2012. 8   Judge]

2012.2.-2012.8.  Senior Judge, The Seoul Northern District Court

2009.2.-2012.2.  Senior Judge, The Seoul Central District Court

2007.2.-2009.2.  Senior Judge/Professor, Judicial Research & Training Institute

2006.6.-2007.2.  Senior Judge, The Chuncheon District Court

2005.8.-2006.5.  Senior Judge, The Kwangjoo District Court

2004.7.-2005.7.  Visiting Scholar, Stanford Law School

2004.2.-2004.7.  Judge, The Seoul Western District Court

2002.2.-2004.2.   Judge, The Seoul High Court

2000.2.-2002.2.   Judge, The Seoul District Court

1998.2.-2000.2.  Judge, The Seoul Family Court

1994.2.-1998.2.  Judge, The Incheon District Court

1992.2.-1994.2.  Judge, The Jeonjoo District Court

1990.2.-1992.2.  Judge, The Kunsan Branch Court

 

      Papers, Publications, and Presentations

•       “Refuge Status Determination Procedure in Korea”. Presented at Summer School held in the Constitutional Court of Turkey, Ankara, Turkey (19 Sept 2017)

•       “Introduction on Constitutional Complaints in Korea”. Presented at the 1st Short Course Program held in the Constitutional Court of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia (4 Dec 2015)

•       "The Legal Effect on the Invalidation of Punishment". Presented at Research Group for Criminal Cases, Seoul, Korea (7 June 2010) and published by Bakyoungsa in the book of ‘Criminal Cases Research’ vol. 19, p1-p36 (2011)

•       "Service by Public Notification & Recovery of Right of Appeal in Criminal Procedure".  Presented at Research Group for Criminal Cases, Seoul, Korea (5 June 2006) and published by Bakyoungsa in the book of ‘Criminal Cases Research’ vol. 15, p485-p505 (2007)

•       "The Duty to Appear as Witness and Criminal Liability of the Statute Concerning Witness and Expert Opinion". Presented at Research Group for Criminal Cases, Seoul, Korea (6 May 2002) and published by Bakyoungsa in the book of ‘Criminal Cases Research’ vol 11, p527-p534 (2003)

•       “Review on Detention Period after Indictment”. Presented at Research Group for Criminal Practice in the Supreme Court, Seoul, Korea (29 Jan 2001) and published by Bakyoungsa in the book of ‘Debates on Criminal Trial’ vol 4, p399-p404

•       “Review on Speedy Trial”. Presented at Research Group for Criminal Trial Procedure in the Seoul District Court, Seoul, Korea (Sept 2000)

•       “Reviewing the probable cause in the warrant application-in respect to the two-pronged test”, Jung Won Kim, Master’s Degree Thesis (1999)

•       “The Interest of a claim asking confirmation whether they are natural parents or not”, Seoul Family Court (1998)

•       “When is perjury completed as a crime?”, Incheon District Court (1997)

•       “Appearance of a defendant in the criminal procedure”, Worlgankosi (Dec 1988)    

•       “Appeal on the part of a crime”, Worlgankosi (Nov 1988)

•       “The burden of proof”, Worlgankosi (Oct 1988)

•       “Special criminal procedure indicted by a lawyer appointed by a court”, Worlgankosi (Jul 1988)

•       “Defendant’s agreement on evidence”, Worlgankosi (Jun 1988)

•       “Habeas corpus in Korea”, Worlgankosi (May 1988)

•       “Impeachment Evidence”, Worlgankosi (April 1988)

•       “What should be done to get to the truth in a criminal court?”, Worlgankosi (March 1988)

•       “Whether procedural acts are valid or not”, Worlgankosi (Feb 1988)

•       “When is confession useful? ”, Worlgankosi (Jan 1988)

•       “Confession of co-defendant”, Worlgankosi (Dec 1987)

 

      Activities

•       Invited lecturer, “Formation of Norms and Constitutional aspect of Tax Law at the turn of the 20th century”, Lecture for officials at National Tax Service, Cheju Island, Korea (15 Jul 2019)

•       Invited lecturer, “Historical Background of Constitutions at the turn of the 20th century”, Research Seminar with judges in Daejeon District Court, Daejeon, Korea (23 Oct 2017)

•       Invited lecturer, “Constitution, Constitutional Adjudication and Constitutionalism”, Lecture for high ranking officials at Ministry of Government Legislation, Sejong city, Korea (4 Nov 2016)

•       Invited lecturer, “Constitutional Adjudication and Tax”, Lecture for officials at Seoul Regional Office of National Tax Service, Seoul, Korea (9 Nov 2015)

•       Invited discussant, “The Quest for Transparency: Alternatives to representative democracy?”, The 2nd World Forum for Democracy held at Council of Europe, Strasbourg, France (28 Nov 2013)

•       In charge of making a model procedure of civil court including monitoring the real court’s procedure in the Kwangjoo District Court (2006)

•       Attended the United Nation’s conference as a delegation of South Korea

•       To discuss the topic of:  “Preparatory Committee for Establishing the International Criminal Court (ICC)”, UN headquarters, NY, USA (July 2002)                                                                                                                  

 

 

 

 

 

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