Herbert Smith LLP, London (2011.8.-2011.11.)
Kim & Chang (2004-Present)
- Advised on numerous development, sale and purchase or master lease projects on logistics centers.
- Advised on the Land Leasing Support REITs project in which the Housing and Urban Development Fund invested.
- Advised on the outbound real estate investment projects through Korean real estate funds.
- Advised on the establishment and license obtainment of an asset management company to a REIT.
- Advised on a rental housing REITs project initiated by Seoul Metropolitan Government.
- Advised on the Hub REITs project in which the Housing and Urban Development Fund invested.
- Advised on numerous rental housing REITs projects under the New Stay policy.
- Advised on numerous transactions regarding acquisition of real property by other REITs or real estate fund.
- Advised on financing and sale and purchase transactions with regard to new construction of the Dongtan Distribution Complex.
- Advised on investment in the development project at Jeju Island by Chinese companies.
- Advised on disputes with regard to a fire accident that happened at a terminal located in Goyang City.
- Advised on disputes with regard to the collapse of new construction site of a factory located in Seongnam City.
- Advised on a construction project of a mixed-use complex in Busan by a Chinese construction company.
- Advised on a rental housing Corporate Restructuring REITs project of Uiwang City.
- Advised on a public rental housing REITs project (the first public rental houses project financed by private sector) of NHF (National Housing Fund).
- Advised on the pre-purchase transaction of an warehouse located in Deokpyeong by a foreign investor.
- Advised on both the acquisition and sale of the Namsan State Tower and the Gwanghwamun State Tower.
- Advised on a REITs project with regard to the investment in leasehold right of real property located in Noryangjin.
- Advised on a rental housing REITs project for “house poor” proposed by the government.
- Advised on the acquisition of Seoul Metro Line No. 9.
- Advised on a fire accident that happened at the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art.
- Advised on the purchase transaction of an warehouse located in Icheon by a foreign-invested REIT.
- Advised on the sale of GS Square and GS Mart by GS Retail.
- Advised on the sale of Seoul Beltway Corp.
- Advised on the sale of a major Korean paper company.
- Advised on the sale of Ilsan Bridge Corp.
- Advised on the acquisition of Marriott Hotel located in Yeouido.
- Advised on the sale of Kukdong Engineering & Construction.
- Leading Individual, Chambers Asia-Pacific, Real Estate (Chambers and Partners, 2019-2020)
- PLC Private Acquisitions Multi-jurisdictional Guide: Korea chapter (Co-author, Practical Law Company, 2012-2013)
University of California, Davis, School of Law (LL.M., 2011)
Judicial Research and Training Institute of the Supreme Court of Korea (2004)
College of Law, Seoul National University (LL.B., 1998)
Admitted to bar, Korea, 2004
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