Vice Minister of Justice

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Basic Information
Name in Full LEE Keum-ro
Education 1983 Graduated from Cheongju Shinheung High School
1987 LL.B. College of Law, Korea University
2003 M.A. Graduate School of Public Policy,
Hanyang University
Qualifications
- Passed the 30th National Bar Exam
Key Services and Appointments
1994 Prosecutor, Seoul Eastern District Prosecutorsí» Office
1996 Prosecutor, Gangneung Branch of Chuncheon District Prosecutorsí» Office
1998 Prosecutor, Suwon District Prosecutorsí» Office
2000 Prosecution Research Officer, Supreme Prosecutorsí» Office
2002 Prosecutor, Seoul Central District Prosecutorsí» Office
2003 Vice Director, Gwangju District Prosecutorsí» Office
2004 Vice Director, Seoul Central District Prosecutorsí» Office
2007 Director, Criminal Department 6, Seoul Northern District Prosecutorsí» Office
2008 Director, Public Security Affairs Division, Ministry of Justice
2009 Director, Criminal Department 4, Seoul Central District Prosecutorsí» Office
Sep. 2009 Legal Specialist, Legislation and Judiciary Committee, General Assembly
Sep. 2011 Chief Officer, Office of Investigation Planning, Supreme Prosecutorsí» Office
Jul. 2012 2nd Deputy Chief Prosecutor, Seoul Central District Prosecutorsí» Office
Apr. 2013 1st Deputy Chief Prosecutor, Daegu High Prosecutorsí» Office
Dec. 2013 Deputy Chief Prosecutor, Daejeon High Prosecutorsí» Office
Feb. 2015 Director General, Planning & Coordination Department, Supreme Prosecutorsí» Office
Dec. 2015 Chief Prosecutor, Incheon District Prosecutorsí» Office
May. 2017 ~ Present Vice Minister, Ministry of Justice