Dr Chang-Hyun Song is a partner at Shin & Kim in the firm’s corporate/M&A group. His main areas of practice include M&A, private equity and corporate governance. As a member of leading law firms in Korea and in the United States, Dr Song has undertaken major M&A projects in the fields of banking, securities, insurance, telecommunications, information technology, games, automotive parts, energy, chemistry, paper manufacturing and shipbuilding. Based on considerable field and academic experience, his expertise extends to various other legal areas such as overseas direct investment, capital markets and securities.

Dr Song received a Doctor of Juridical Science (JSD) degree in corporate and financial law from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, and currently teaches M&A and corporate law at Yonsei University and the Seoul Bar Association. Dr Song also publishes various legal articles and periodic columns on corporate, competition and finance law, and he is an active participant in several academic societies and conferences.