McDermott Will & Emery has closed its Seoul office, the firm has confirmed, becoming the second global firm to withdraw from South Korea.

The South Korean Ministry of Justice will cancel the U.S. firm’s license to operate a foreign legal consultant office in Seoul in the coming weeks, according to Korean legal news site Lawtimes.co.kr, which first reported on the closure.

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