Mr Hyeon-Jin Kim > Shin & Kim > Seoul, South Korea > Lawyer Profile

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

Work Department

Litigation.

Position

Partner.

Career

Shin & Kim (2005-Present); Member, National Tax Research Committee, The Korean Institute of Certified Public Accountant (KICPA, 2014-present); SeBit Accounting Firm, a member firm of KPMG (2000-2003); SanTong Accounting Firm, a member firm of KPMG (1999-2000); Defense Procurement Agency of the Ministry of National Defense (1996-1998); YoungHwa Accounting Firm, a member of Ernst & Young (1994-1995).

Languages

Korean, English and Japanese.

Memberships

Korean and Seoul Bar Associations; Korea Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Education

USC Gould School of Law, USA (LL.M., 2012); Judicial Research & Training Institute, Supreme Court of Korea (2003-2005); Dankook University, College of Business Administration (B.A., 1995).

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.