David Namkung


DAVID NAMKUNG is a trustworthy and dependable recruiter whose self-professed style is sympathetic, engaged and innovative. Owing to his authentic approach to recruitment and heavy involvement in the community, hundreds of associates, partners and in-house counsel throughout British Columbia consider David their trusted career advisor.

Clients enjoy working with David based on his knowledge and reach into the candidate market and his ability to assess short and long-term implications of hiring decisions. Working with David means that you will be working with a top-notch recruiter who is responsive to your needs, gains a thorough understanding of your business, and delivers quality candidates who align with your objectives.

David made the leap to legal recruiting because he wanted to join a highly interactive, people-oriented profession, where he could make a significant difference in peoples’ lives – those who know David well regularly say that recruitment is his vocational calling.

Inside the walls of The Counsel Network, David’s colleagues and peers consider David an enthusiastic team player to say the least.



Called to the Bar of British Columbia, 2011

Juris Doctor (J.D.),
University of Victoria, 2010

Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.),
University of Victoria, 2005


Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers (FACL) – Past President, BC Chapter

Working Gear Clothing Society – Voting Member

Korean Canadian Lawyers Association


Association of Corporate Counsel

CBA Young Lawyers

University of Victoria, Business Law Association

Allard School of Law, University of British Columbia