Mr Choon Cho > Shin & Kim > Seoul, South Korea > Lawyer Profile

Shin & Kim
23TH FLOOR, D-TOWER (D2)
17 JONGNO 3-GIL, JONGNO-GU
SEOUL 03155
South Korea
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Work Department

Litigation.

Position

Partner.

Career

Shin & Kim (1994-Present); Chair, Tax Community of the Seoul Bar Association(2017-Present);  Non-standing Commissioner, Central Administrative Appeals Commission (2012-Present); Director, Korean Legal Center (2012-Present); Director, Korean Tax Law Association (2012-Present); Member, Tax Law Committee of the Korean Bar Association (2010-Present); Legal Counsel, Jungbu Regional Tax Office of Korea (2012-2015); Supervisor, Korean Tax Law Association (2010-2011); Member of Audit Petition Commission under the Ministry of Public Administration and Security (2009-2014); Advisory Counsel for the Ministry of Public Administration and Security (2009-2010); Lecturer, International tax law and administrative remedy law at Judicial Research &Training Institute (2009); President, KALPA (Korean Administrative Law & Practice Association) (2008); Professor, Judicial Research & Training Institute of the Supreme Court of Korea (2007–2009); Member, Committee for Deliberation on Information Disclosure of BAI (2004–Present); Public Prosecutor (1990-1994).

Languages

Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese and French.

Memberships

Korean and Seoul Bar Associations; International Bar Association; The Committee for Deliberation on Information Publication.

Education

UC Berkeley Law School(LL.M., 2002, Visiting Scholar, 2002-2003); Seoul National University, Graduate School of Law(LL.M., 1986, Ph.D., 2001); Judicial Research & Training Institute of the Supreme Court of Korea(1988-1990); Seoul National University, College of Law(LL.B., 1984).

Lawyer Rankings

South Korea > Tax: local firms

In the tax space, Shin & Kim focuses on providing consulting services for purely non-contentious matters. These include advice on tax planning, inheritance, tax aspects of mergers, acquisitions and corporate restructuring and those of financial transactions (such as asset-backed securitization and the sale of non-performing loans). The firm fields a team of experienced attorneys, licensed customs consultants, former tax officials and certified public accountants. Choon Cho and Hyeon-Jin Kim are the key contacts; also recommended is Hee-Chan Byun.