Sung Chul Whang

Associate General Counsel at Olayan America Corporation

Sung Chul Whang

Sung Chul Whang

Associate General Counsel at Olayan America Corporation

Overview
Career Highlights

West Side Taekwondo

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109

Primary Location

United States

Number of Boards

1

Birthday

05/19/1964 - Tokyo, Japan

Age

55

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Co-Founder at West Side Taekwondo

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Executive Director at Korean American Community Foundation

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Founding Member at Arab Bankers Association of North America

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Vice President at Korean American Community Foundation

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Physician, Internal Medicine at Cape Regional Medical Center, Inc.

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Managing Director at The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.

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Founder at Art Projects International

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Sector Member at The New York City Investment Fund Manager, Inc.

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Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory & Interventional Cardiology at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center

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Associate General Counsel at Olayan America Corporation
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Co-Founder at West Side Taekwondo

Since its founding in 1992, West Side Taekwondo has distinguished itself as New York City’s premiere martial arts education center, and an Upper West Side institution. West Side Taekwondo is a true microcosm of our City, reflecting its rich diversity and composed of proud practitioners aged 3 to over 60, from every national, ethnic, religious, occupational and socio-economic background. Each member of the select teaching staff of Masters and Instructors is internationally certified through the World Taekwondo Federation, Taekwondo’s international governing body. In addition, West Side Taekwondo is home to many elite athletes and coaches who have trained, competed and coached in every corner of the world. West Side Taekwondo recognizes the importance and uniqueness of each individual student who trains at our Dojang, and monitors each student’s attendance and encourages progress through regular promotion tests. West Side Taekwondo provides the highest quality instruction in a welcoming and supportive, yet disciplined and challenging atmosphere, where each individual is treated as an important member of a close knit community.

Education
LLM in International Legal Studies
Class of 1990

Founded in 1835, New York University School of Law has a record of academic excellence and national scholarly influence. One of the first law schools to admit women, it has been long committed to welcoming students of diverse backgrounds, people who had been discriminated against by many other institutions. Located on the University's campus in Greenwich Village, NYU Law has been a leader, and continues to be, in areas such as law and business, clinical education, public service, interdisciplinary colloquia and global studies.

Graduate
Class of 1989

Cornell Law School, located in Ithaca, New York, is a graduate school of Cornell University and one of the five Ivy League law schools. The school confers three law degrees. The school has three law journals that are student-edited: the Cornell Law Review, the Cornell International Law Journal, and the Cornell Journal of Law and Public Policy. Additionally, the Journal of Empirical Legal Studies is a peer-reviewed journal that is published by Cornell Law faculty.

Graduate
Class of 1986

Founded in 1769, Dartmouth is a member of the Ivy League and consistently ranks among the world's greatest academic institutions. Dartmouth has forged a singular identity for combining its deep commitment to outstanding undergraduate liberal arts and graduate education with distinguished research and scholarship in the Arts & Sciences and its three leading professional schools—the Geisel School of Medicine, Thayer School of Engineering, and the Tuck School of Business.

Career History
Co-Founder
Prior

Since its founding in 1992, West Side Taekwondo has distinguished itself as New York City’s premiere martial arts education center, and an Upper West Side institution. West Side Taekwondo is a true microcosm of our City, reflecting its rich diversity and composed of proud practitioners aged 3 to over 60, from every national, ethnic, religious, occupational and socio-economic background. Each member of the select teaching staff of Masters and Instructors is internationally certified through the World Taekwondo Federation, Taekwondo’s international governing body. In addition, West Side Taekwondo is home to many elite athletes and coaches who have trained, competed and coached in every corner of the world. West Side Taekwondo recognizes the importance and uniqueness of each individual student who trains at our Dojang, and monitors each student’s attendance and encourages progress through regular promotion tests. West Side Taekwondo provides the highest quality instruction in a welcoming and supportive, yet disciplined and challenging atmosphere, where each individual is treated as an important member of a close knit community.

Associate General Counsel
Current

Olayan America Corporation (OAC) is the Olayan Group's investment advisory arm for North and South America. They manage a portfolio of both public and private equities in a variety of sectors, including financial, communications, consumer and real estate.

Partner
Prior

Phillips Nizer has been engaged in a wide-ranging domestic and international practice since 1926. Our size and the diversity of our practice enable us to be a full-service law firm in virtually all areas of law while affording clients close contact and working relationships with partners and associates. Our attorneys focus on the realities of our clients' continually evolving business needs. Whether we are working with individual clients, a small start-up company or an international corporation, we use teamwork to respond to these issues with practical, cost-effective and innovative legal solutions. We are a mid-sized law firm whose guiding principle is "Resourceful Representation." We carry on in the tradition of our founders, including Louis Nizer, by providing personalized services -- counseling and representing businesses and individual clients -- in areas such as, litigation, arbitration and mediation, corporate and commercial transactions, real estate, estate planning and administration, tax, banking and finance, securities, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property (trademark, copyright and new media), licensing and franchising, and matrimonial. Given the qualities and range of services we provide, our firm has been recognized by U.S. News—Best Lawyers® as one of the “Best Law Firms” in the nation. For our 2014 selection, we received National First Tier rankings in Trusts & Estates Law and Trademark Law, and received a Second Tier National ranking in Copyright Law. We were also ranked in the Metropolitan - New York City area achieving First Tier rankings in Trusts & Estates Law and Trademark Law, a Second Tier ranking in Copyright Law and Third Tier rankings in Family Law and Intellectual Property Litigation. In 2013, Fortune magazine selected Phillips Nizer as one of the nation’s “Top Ranked Law Firms™”. We were one of 106 firms to be selected in New York State and one of 57 firms selected in New York City. Our lawyers, several of whom are multi-lingual, have strong ties to Europe, Israel and Asia. We maintain four offices -- three in New York -- in Manhattan and on Long Island in Garden City and East Hampton, and one in Hackensack, New Jersey. Phillips Nizer is a member of the International Alliance of Law Firms (IALF) legal network of almost 60 firms located in over 40 countries. With globalization comes the need to have access to legal expertise at an international level, and the Alliance offers representation in many major geographical areas of the world. Through the association with the IALF, member firms are able to remain independent and maintain a strong position in the legal marketplace. Phillips Nizer LLP is the IALF member in the New York metropolitan area.

Boards & Committees
Founding Member, Board of Directors
Prior
Creative Works
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Taekwondo - The State of the Art

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