The 9th Chief Justice KIM Yong-chul
1924. 12. Born in Seongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do
1948. Passed the 3rd Joseon Bar Examination
1950. Seoul National University, LL.B.
1951. Military Judicial Officer at the Navy
1957. Judge of Daegu District Court
1961. Presiding Judge of Seoul District Court
1968. Presiding Judge of Seoul High Court
1973. Chief Judge of Chuncheon District Court
1975. Judge of Supreme Court
1981. Judge of Supreme Court and Minister of National Court Administration
1986. The 9th Chief Justice
1988. Retired as Chief Justice
Chief Justice KIM Yong-chul is the first judge to serve at the Supreme Court without receiving Japanese legal education during the colonial period. He improved the summary procedure system and established the foundation for electronization of registration and litigation affairs by creating computer management offices in courts.