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김혜성   l   Hye Sung KIM


김앤장 법률사무소 변호사

Senior Attorney of Kim & Chang



김혜성 변호사는 주로 기업지배구조 및 경영권 분쟁, 주주행동주의 대응, 환경ž사회ž지배구조(ESG), 자본시장, 기업인수·합병 분야의 업무를 수행하고 있습니다. 김 변호사는 일반회사와 금융회사의 지배구조와 경영권 분쟁 자문, 주주행동주의 및 주주관여활동 대응 자문, 다양한 ESG 이슈 자문, 상장, 기업인수·합병 업무를 수행하면서 상장회사, 금융기관에 관한 경험과 역량을 쌓아 왔습니다.

김 변호사는 한국거래소 코스닥시장 기업심사위원회 심의 위원입니다. 김 변호사의 주요 논문으로는 'Corporate Elections and Shareholder Proposal Rights: From Case Studies in South Korea, University of Pennsylvania East Asia Law Review, Vol. 7, Issue 2 (2012)', 'Director's Liability - A Worldwide Review Third Edition - Korea chapter (공저, Kluwer Law International, 2016)', 'International Capital Markets and Securities Regulation: Korea chapter (공저, Thomson Reuters, 2021)' 등이 있습니다. 김 변호사는 2000년 서울대학교 법과대학에서 법학 학사학위를 취득한 후, 2003년 사법연수원을 수료하였습니다. 2018년 Harvard Law School에서 법학 박사학위를 수여  받았으며, 대한민국 및 뉴욕주 변호사 자격을 취득하였습니다.


Hye Sung Kim is a senior attorney at Kim & Chang. Her practice primarily focuses on corporate governance, shareholder activism defense, environmental, social, and governance (ESG), capital market transactions, and mergers and acquisitions. Ms. Kim has advised numerous multinational and domestic industrial corporations, financial institutions and financial advisors on matters relating to corporate governance (including corporate restructuring and other conflicts of interest transactions), shareholder activism defense, shareholder engagement planning, and a range of ESG issues. Ms. Kim has also advised on M&A, JV investment and portfolio investment as well as IPO transactions across various industries. Ms. Kim has authored or co-authored a number of publications, including: “Corporate Elections and Shareholder Proposal Rights: From Case Studies in South Korea” (University of Pennsylvania East Asia Law Review, 2012); “Director's Liability - A Worldwide Review Third Edition - Korea chapter” (Co-author, Kluwer Law International, 2016); and “'International Capital Markets and Securities Regulation: Korea chapter” (Co-author, Thomson Reuters, 2021). Ms. Kim is a member of the Corporate Review Committee under the Korea Exchange KOSDAQ Market Division. Ms. Kim earned her Bachelor of Law degree from Seoul National University in 2000, and a S.J.D. from Harvard Law School in 2018. She is a graduate of the Judicial Research and Training Institute of the Supreme Court of Korea (2003), and is admitted to both the Korean bar and the New York bar.