Kim Shin is a Partner of Allen & Gledhill LLP. He re-joined Allen & Gledhill in March 2015 after having served as a Judicial Commissioner of the Singapore High Court for a year. Kim Shin was appointed Senior Counsel in 2015.
Before his appointment to the bench in 2014, Kim Shin was with Allen & Gledhill for more than 20 years and was Managing Partner between August 2012 and December 2013. His areas of practice encompass mergers and acquisitions, local and regional joint ventures, schemes of reconstruction, amalgamations, capital reductions and restructurings. He has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions involving private equity, venture capital, trade sales and competitive bids.
Kim Shin has been cited for his expertise in corporate/M&A in several leading legal publications, including Chambers Global, Chambers Asia-Pacific, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific and IFLR1000.
He is a member of the Singapore Academy of Law Specialist Accreditation Board and is the Chief Examiner, Corporate Practice component, Foreign Practitioner Examinations of the Singapore Institute of Legal Education.
Kim Shin sits on the Board of Directors of Singapore Airlines Ltd and Singapore Power Limited. He is also a member of the Governing Board of the Duke-NUS Medical School Singapore and the main committee of the Yellow Ribbon Fund.