The 7th Chief Justice YI Young-sup
1919. 11. Born in Yangju, Gyeonggi-do
1942. Keijo Imperial University, LL.B.
1942. Passed the Justice Division of the Japanese Higher Civil Service Examination
1945. Judge of Gyeongseong District Court
1950. Presiding Judge of Seoul District Court
1960. Dean of Ewha WomanĄŻs University School of Law
1961. Judge of Supreme Court
1979. The 7th Chief Justice
1981. Retired as Chief Justice
2000. 10. Deceased
Chief Justice YI Young-sup is recognized as a dedicated judge who adhered to the rule of principles. He authored a number of books on the civil law: General Principles of Civil Law; The Civil Procedure Law I and II; Textbook on the General Principles of Civil Law; New Edition on the Introduction to Civil Law; and Systematic Analysis of Civil Procedure Law.