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SHIN & KIM

Real Estate Practice Group

Seoul Office Tel : + 82 2 316 4114 Beijing Office Tel : + 86 10 8447 5343 Shanghai Office Tel : + 86 21 6235 0411 http://www.shinkim.com

SHIN & KIM'S REAL ESTATE PRACTICE GROUP

The Firm

Founded in 1981, Shin & Kim has long been recognized as a leading full service international law firm in Korea. In recent years, Shin & Kim has grown dramatically to meet the increasing needs of our clients. Currently, Shin & Kim has over 300 Korean and foreign lawyers and other professionals. Since the foundation, Shin & Kim has been actively involved in the planning and execution of sophisticated corporate and financial transactions on behalf of leading domestic and foreign companies and financial institutions. For more information on Shin & Kim's practice areas and professionals, please visit our website at www.shinkim.com.

Shin & Kim Real Estate Group

Shin & Kim Real Estate Group comprises 15 qualified lawyers who have a broad range of Real Estate advisory and transactional experience, and certified public accountants, and Real Estate registration professionals with extensive expertise and experience. Each member of Shin & Kim Real Estate Group is committed to providing the highest quality of legal services to the clients in a timely and efficient manner. Working in tandem with the tax, corporate and banking groups and special advisors, lawyers of Shin & Kim Real Estate Group continue to play a central role in the Korean real estate market advising foreign investors on the appropriate legal and tax structures and regulatory matters for acquisitions, dispositions, financing, construction and development of commercial, residential, and industrial properties. For your reference, we attach a summary of curriculum vitae of the senior members of Shin & Kim Real Estate Group.

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Major Clients

Shin & Kim Real Estate Practice Group has been at the forefront of advising foreign investors and developers on the acquisition, disposition, development, construction, financing, and leasing of real estate in Korea and has been involved in a significant number of prominent real estate transactions in Korea. Shin & Kim Real Estate Practice Group has also acted for many domestic real estate funds and investors in numerous real estate transactions, as well as domestic banks in connection with the financing of real estate projects. Some of the main foreign and domestic clients that Shin & Kim Real Estate Practice Group currently represents or has represented include:

AIG Ascendas ING Real Estate GIC Lehman Brothers Pramerica

Aetos Capital The Carlyle Group GE Real Estate LaSalle Investment Management Lone Star Prudential Assurance Company

Daewoo Engineering & Construction KB Asset KORAMCO Mirae Asset Property KAMCO Midas Asset Samsung Heavy Industries

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Strength & Value

Compared to other Korean law firms, the value that Shin & Kim can provide to its real property clients include: As one of the largest law firms in Korea, a Real Estate practice group that includes attorneys with the most extensive experience in the Korean real estate legal market.

Due to the fact that the firm has been involved in more real estate transactions than any other Korean law firm, the firm is cost effective in that it has the necessary know-how and experience.

Shin & Kim has numerous special advisors to assist with regulatory matters, including the former Chairman of the Financial Supervisory Commission.

One of the critical aspects of a real estate transaction is tax structuring and the proper registration of the real estate. Shin & Kim has a separate group of certified public accountants that has advised on the structuring of many of the Korean real estate transactions (e.g., Real Estate Fund, REIT, ABS, PFV and Joint Venture) and a dedicated real estate registration department that has registered more real estate for foreign clients than any other firm.

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Practice Areas

Acquisition and Disposition

Office Buildings High-end Residential Land Industrial Warehouse Shopping Centers

Development and Construction

Mixed-Use Commercial Real Estate Project (encompassing office, hotel, retail, entertainment, and parking) Theme Parks Major Renovation & Expansion Construction Contracts City Planning & Development Planned Unit Redevelopments Architect & Design Contracts

Financing

Construction Loans Project Financing Mortgage Loans Real Estate Acquisition Financing

Leasing

Office Warehouse & Industrial Park Theater In addition, Shin & Kim Real Estate Group works closely with Shin & Kim litigation team for real estate related disputes and litigation. Retail Ground Lease

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Major Transactions

Represented AIG in connection with the development and financing of Seoul International Finance Centre in Yeouido, Seoul Acted as counsel to Daewoo Engineering & Construction for the sale of Daewoo Center Building, one of the landmark buildings in Seoul Acted as counsel to Asia Property Fund in connection with its acquisition of Northgate Building and Nara Building in Seoul Provided advice to the government of Jeolla Nam-do province to procure foreign direct investment for regional real estate development Provided advice to Taean district of Choongcheong Nam-do province in connection with development of tourism and leisure facilities Acted as counsel to various domestic corporations in connection with overseas real estate development projects, including projects located in China, Taiwan, Vietnam, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Russia, the U.S. and Mongolia Represented LaSalle Investment Management in connection with acquisition and refurbishment of Mareje Department Store in Jinju City Acted as counsel to Lehman Brothers in connection with renovation of Myeongdong Tower in Seoul Provided advice to Government of Singapore Investment Corporation (GIC) in connection with the operation of Gangnam Finance Center (formerly Star Tower) in Seoul Represented Kumho Industry in connection with acquisition of Weihai Pan-China Golf Club in China Acted as counsel to Koramco REITs Management and Trust in connection with sale of Hanhwa Building, Daehan Building and Daea Building in Seoul Acted as counsel to Pramerica (formerly GRA) in connection with the sale of Ace Tower, Alpha Building and Gateway Tower (formerly Byucksan Building) in Seoul Provided advice to Pramerica in connection with operation of Hansol Building and Seoul City Tower in Seoul Acted as counsel to Aetos Capital in connection with acquisition and operation of Hyundai Intelex Building, Namdaemum Mesa Building and Best Camp Building in Seoul

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Provided advice to Ascendas, a Singaporean government funded company, in connection with acquisition of Citibank Building in Korea Provided advice to Mirae Asset Maps Investment Management in connection with city redevelopment projects, including Sejongro Redevelopment Project in Seoul Acted as counsel to MIDAS Asset Management in connection with acquisition of U-Bora Tower (office building located in Dubai), an office building in Yangdong, Seoul, and Myungji Building in Seoul Provided advice to LaSalle Investment Management in connection with acquisition and sale of Northgate Building (formerly Jeoksun Building) and development and sale of L-Tower in Taeheran-ro, Seoul.

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Profiles of Attorneys ­ Real Estate Group

E-MAIL : [email protected] TEL : 82 2 316 1677 FAX : 82 2 756 6226 Mr. Kyung Don Lee is a partner at Shin & Kim and is qualified in Korea and New Yrok. Mr. Lee's main areas of practice include mergers and acquisitions, real estate and real estate financing and general corporate transactions. Mr. Lee has been involved in many real estate transactions including representing foreign investors for acquisition of Kangnam Finance Center and for development project of IFC Seoul in Yeoeui-do, Seoul.

Kyung Don Lee

E-MAIL : [email protected] TEL : 82 2 316 4007 FAX : 82 2 756 6226 Mr. Yong Woo Lee is a partner of Shin & Kim and is qualified in Korea and New York. Mr. Lee's main practice areas are real estate, anti-trust, M&As, and general corporate & compliance. Mr. Lee specializes in real estate transactions representing numerous foreign investors. The clients he has acted for include GIC (an investment arm of the Singaporean government), Pramerica (a Prudential backed fund), Aetos Capital and LaSalle Investments. Mr. Lee has also worked on many M&A transactions and anti-trust proceedings.

Lee, Yong Woo

E-MAIL : [email protected] TEL : 82 2 316 1620 FAX : 82 2 756 6226 Mr. Suk Lee is one of the partners of Shin & Kim, and is qualified in Korea and New York. Mr. Lee's main areas of practice include mergers & acquisitions, real estate transactions, real estate related financing, general corporate transactions, cross-border investments. Mr. Suk Lee has been involved in many real estate transactions.

Suk Lee

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Profiles of Attorneys ­ Real Estate Group

E-MAIL : [email protected] TEL : 82 2 316 4257 FAX : 82 2 756 6226 Mr. Hyun Sik Shin is a partner of Shin & Kim and is qualified in Korea and United States. Mr. Shin's practice focuses on a wide range of foreign and domestic real estate transactions and related financings, domestic and cross-border M&A transactions, private equity investment, investment in China and other capital market transactions. Mr. Shin also worked as an international associate in New York office of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, LLP and experienced share acquisition transactions for real estate group and other cross-border M&A transactions.

Shin, Hyun Sik

E-MAIL : [email protected] TEL : 82 2 316 1604 FAX : 82 2 756 6226 Robert C. Young has been a foreign legal consultant in Seoul, Korea since January of 1998. Robert specializes in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, real estate and general corporate matters. As a result of his broad experience in mergers and acquisitions, private equity and foreign investments, he has been engaged in many high-profile cross-border transactions, leveraged buyouts, restructuring M&As, joint ventures and alliances. Robert also has assisted private equity funds (onshore and offshore) and venture capital with establishment, investments, operations and eventual listing or strategic sale. Robert has extensive experience in real estate, having advised numerous foreign and domestic clients with structuring, acquisitions, financing and operations for existing commercial, retail and hotel properties and development projects. As part of his practice and focus on foreign clients and foreign investments, Robert provides comprehensive assistance and advice on general corporate matters, such as establishment of subsidiaries and branch offices, labor, fair trade and intellectual properties. Robert graduated from University of California, Hastings College of Law and is a member of the California and Hawaii bars.

Robert C. Young

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Profiles of Attorneys ­ Real Estate Group

E-MAIL : [email protected] TEL : 82 2 316 4210 FAX : 82 2 756 6226 Mr. Jangwon Seo is a senior foreign legal consultant at Shin & Kim. Mr. Seo concentrates his practice in the areas of commercial real estate transactions, including sale, acquisition, development, financing, construction, and leasing of office, retail and industrial real estate. He has represented a wide variety of clients, including, corporate and institutional owners, investors and developers of real estate. Mr. Seo also practices in the areas of cross border mergers and acquisitions and private equity transactions.

Jangwon Seo

E-MAIL : [email protected] TEL : 82 2 316 1610 FAX : 82 2 756 6226 Mr. Taekyoon Kim is a senior foreign legal counsel of Shin & Kim. Mr. Kim's has extensive experience in cross-border M&A and real estate transactions and has advised major Korean and foreign commercial banks, investment banks, funds, insurance companies and companies in a variety of corporate and financing transactions in the United States, China, Singapore, Japan, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Russia, Swiss, the United Kingdom, South Africa and Korea. Mr. Kim has also represented a number of foreign clients in connection with obtaining licenses, permits and/or approvals from the Korean financial regulatory authorities. Mr. Kim began his legal practice at Shin & Kim in 2000 and joined Evergreen Law Group in 2003. He rejoined Shin & Kim in 2010 as a senior foreign legal counsel. Mr. Kim received his B.A. from Korea University in 1991 in Economics, M.B.A. from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University in 1994 and J.D. from Northwestern University School of Law in 2000. Mr. Kim is a member of the New York State Bar Association and the American Bar Association.

Taekyoon Kim

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Profiles of Attorneys ­ Real Estate Group

E-MAIL : [email protected] TEL : 82 2 316 4006 FAX : 82 2 756 6226 Mr. Roger Chae is a senior foreign legal counsel (admitted in California and Hawaii) at Shin & Kim. Mr. Chae specializes in advising foreign companies in investments in Korea and commercial transactions with Korean companies, including joint-ventures, private equity, venture capital, M&As, tender offers, IPO, and establishing a legal presence in Korea. He also regularly advises on commercial matters incidental to foreign investments such as licensing and distribution agreements, franchise, manufacturing agreements and corporate governance. Further, Mr. Chae advises Korean companies in outbound commercial ventures which have included investments in the United States, China, Japan, Hong Kong, Kazakhstan, the Philippines and Australia.

Roger Chae

E-MAIL : [email protected] TEL : 82 2 316 4680 FAX : 82 2 756 6226 Mr. John M. Kim is a senior foreign legal consultant at Shin & Kim. Mr. Kim first joined Shin & Kim in 2005 and has represented and advised major Korean and international corporations in a wide range of commercial transactions, including a number of landmark M&A and real estate development transactions. Mr. Kim rejoined Shin & Kim in January 2009 after serving as Vice President & General Counsel of AIG's real estate development group in Korea, where he oversaw one of the most high-profile mixed-use commercial real estate development projects in Korea. Mr. Kim's main areas of practice include mergers & acquisitions, cross-border investments, international joint ventures, real estate development, and labor/employment law.

John M. Kim

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