Michael is a senior foreign attorney at Shin & Kim whose principal areas of practice are banking & finance, infrastructure, energy and M&A. Michael has broad ranging commercial law experience across a number of jurisdictions, including Australia, Singapore, Indonesia, Cambodia, the Philippines, Peru, USA, Canada and Vietnam. He has acted for banks, infrastructure funds, strategic investors and governmental agencies in a wide range of sectors, including infrastructure, media, power, mining, property development, hotels and transport.
Senior Foreign Attorney, Shin & Kim; Convener of Law Council of Australia, Seoul Chapter (2016-present); Board Member, Vice-Chairman of the Australian Chamber of Commerce in Korea (2016-present); Allens, Melbourne, Australia (1996-2010).
Supreme Court of Victoria and High Court of Australia.
Korea Chapter in Getting the Deal Through – Project Finance 2021, Law Business Research 2020; Korea Chapter in Chambers Alternative Energy & Power 2019 Guide, Chambers & Partners, 2020; South Korea: Project Finance Report 2014, IFLR, November 2014; Korean Employers Face Tough Task of Restructuring Salary Scheme, ALB, 2014; Korea Chapter, The Projects and Construction Review, Second Edition, Law Business Research, 2012.
University of Melbourne (LL.B.(Hons) and B.Com., 1995).