The former prime minister
Former Prime Minister Jeon was born in 1948 in Wonhwangryong Village, Hwangryong-ri, Hwangryong-myeon, Jangseong-gun, Jeollanam-do. He graduated from Gwangju Jeil High School (41st), Seoul National University's law school. He completed the Judicial Research and Training Institute as the chief and later served as a judge. While working at the Seoul Criminal District Court, he also convicted Cho Kuk, who was indicted in the case of labor blindness. He served as a Supreme Court justice from 2005 to 2008 during the presidency of No Moo Hyun.