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Matthew J. Christensen

Seoul, South Korea Global Guide 2022 Ranked in 1 departments
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Dispute Resolution: Arbitration - South Korea

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Matthew Christensen maintains a market-leading practice in international arbitration and offers significant experience acting before a number of arbitral institutions. He manages an impressive portfolio of public and private sector clients and offers particular expertise in construction disputes.
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Practice Areas

International Arbitration & Cross-Border Litigation; Construction & Engineering Disputes; Engineering & Construction; Energy; and International Practice.

Career

Kim & Chang (2020-Present);

Chair, International Construction Projects Committee, IPBA (2019-Present);

Certificate of Training as an Accredited Mediator, London School of Mediation (2019);

Member, Specialist Mediators’ Panel, Singapore International Mediation Centre (2018-Present);

Certificate of Completion, SIMC Specialist Mediator Workshop (2018);

Member, SIAC User’s Council (2015-Present);

Panel of Arbitrators, Korean Commercial Arbitration Board (2012-Present);

Vice Chair, International Construction Projects Committee, IPBA (2014-18);

Chair, Council of International Arbitration, Korean Commercial Arbitration Board (2014-17);

Member, Executive Committee, Seoul International Dispute Resolution Center (2012-18);

Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (2007-19);

Shin & Kim (2004-07);

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP (2002-03).

Professional Memberships

New York Bar.

Publications

Korea at 20: A Brief Retrospective on Its First Two Decades as a Model Law Jurisdiction, ‘Who’s Who Legal Korea Guide’ (Co-author, Who’s Who Legal, 2019);

South Korea: Construction, ‘Legal 500 Country Comparative Guide’ (Co-author, The Legal 500, 2019).

Personal

Harvard Law School (J.D., 2002);

Harvard University (Pursued Ph.D.-level coursework, Korean Studies, 1995-2000);

Harvard University (A.M., Regional Studies – East Asia, 1995);

University of Utah (Honors B.A., English Literature, 1992).

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