Kang Wook (Kevin) Shin is a corporate associate and a member of the firm’s Investment Management Group. His practice focuses on sponsors of private equity funds, co-investment vehicles and separately managed accounts, covering numerous sectors and strategies including buyout, credit opportunities, mezzanine and real estate. Mr. Shin’s recent experience includes acting for Carmel Partners, Elliott Management, Kelso & Company, Morgan Stanley and One Rock Capital.

Mr. Shin joined Debevoise in 2017. He received a J.D. from New York University School of Law in 2017, where he served as a senior editor of the NYU Environmental Law Journal. Mr. Shin received his B.A. from Northwestern University in 2009. He is fluent in South Korean.


  • New York University School of Law, 2017, J.D.

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  • New York