by Xiner (Philippa) Hu, UNSW JD Student and ADC Intern

This article was first published in the LexisNexis ADRB, Issue 1, Volume 7 (November 2022).

As Korea’s economic success story “miracle on the Han River” spread, it has simultaneously developed into a global innovation leader in the tech industry. Both feats, in less than half a century. Its alternative dispute resolution (ADR) techniques were, and continue to be, effective in facilitating cross-jurisdictional trade and commercial growth. This discusses critical aspects of the processes and recent trends in arbitration in South Korea to identify its core features and potential development path.

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