Mr Tong-Gun Lee is a partner at Shin & Kim. Mr Lee’s practice focuses on inbound and outbound M&As, joint ventures and private equity transactions. Mr Lee has been a major player in some of the most notable M&A transactions over the years. He has also advised on high-profile hostile takeover litigation and disputes. His vast experience in friendly and hostile M&A transactions and disputes has earned him a reputation as a top-notch, go-to M&A attorney for sophisticated documentation and brilliant negotiation.

He has been distinguished as a leading corporate/M&A lawyer by Chambers, Asialaw Profiles, The Legal 500 and Legal Times.

He has acted for reputable private equity houses, including IMM, H&Q, Mirae Asset PE and Skylake, as well as strategic investors such as SK Group, Lotte Group, Hanwha Group, OCI, FILA and Novelis.

Mr Lee has also authored numerous articles concerning M&A for international publications and lectured at the Judicial Research & Training Institute and Seoul National University.