Kwon-Yong Jin is an associate in Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz’s Corporate Department.
Mr. Jin received an A.B. summa cum laude in Economics from Harvard University, where he was a member of Phi Beta Kappa and received the Sophia Freund Prize as the highest ranked summa cum laude graduate.
Mr. Jin received his J.D. from Yale Law School, where he was Editor-in-Chief of the Yale Journal on Regulation and an Editor of the Yale Law Journal.
Mr. Jin also served as a Captain in the Republic of Korea Air Force, where he advised commanders and staff on a wide range of international, administrative, and commercial law matters, and worked as a strategy director at the Seoul office of a global venture capital fund. He is a native Korean speaker.