A Imprisonment with prison labor for one year, for eight months, and for one year and six months, for Defendant C, respectively.
Punishment of the crime
A is the “G General Legal Office” located in Seocho-gu Seoul Metropolitan Government from September 2013 to November 201, 2013; the “Legal Office I” located in Gangnam-gu from November 2013 to October 2014; the Defendant B had worked as the head of the said legal office for the same period; the attorney at the said legal office for the said period; and the Defendant C, as the attorney at the Seoul Central District Court’s office on August 14, 2013, was sentenced to a suspended sentence of one year for embezzlement and was revoked on January 23, 2014.
1. A person, other than a joint criminal attorney-at-law of the Defendants, shall not receive or promise to receive money, valuables, entertainment or other benefits, and shall not handle legal affairs, such as representation for, legal counseling on, preparation of legal documents related to, and other relevant cases.
A. From October 2, 2013 to January 23, 2014, Defendant A attracted clients through the former and Internet Blobsing advertisement, etc. even though it is not an attorney-at-law, Defendant A, who committed a crime, from around October 2, 2013 to around January 23, 2014, intended to perform legal affairs, such as personal rehabilitation, bankruptcy, and face-to-face care, by comprehensively performing a series of affairs, such as preparation and submission of documents, correction of documents, service, etc., on behalf of the clients after receiving the fees from the clients. Defendant B, who is not an attorney-at-law, entered the said legal office, entered Defendant A, who is not an attorney-at-law, entered the said office, operated the said legal office, and Defendant C agreed to receive KRW 4 million per month from the Defendant with well-known knowledge of the above circumstances, and agreed to receive the fees from the Defendant.
Accordingly, on October 2, 2013, Defendant A agreed to handle all of the personal rehabilitation affairs of the client J at the above law office and received KRW 2.6 million from J as a commission fee, and then prepared relevant documents and submitted them to the court around that time.