Automotive and Mobility



The next wave of technology innovation will have an impact on the entire automotive and mobility ecosystem and Shin & Kim is ready to provide our clients with the highest quality advisory services that are timely and accurate—advice that is particularly crucial at this time given the continuing legislative and regulatory developments in Korea.

Our Automotive & Mobility Practice Group’s experience ranges from advising clients on prevalent issues in the automotive industry (such as emissions regulations, safety recalls, homologation and certifications) to counseling our clients on electric, autonomous and connected vehicles, as well as drones, UAMs, and micro-mobility. We continue to advise renowned automotive manufacturers and suppliers, as well as upcoming mobility startups, and understand the issues that our clients face in an ever-changing environment. Keeping the business goals of our clients in mind and considering the perspectives of other stakeholders in the industry, our Automotive & Mobility Practice Group is able to provide strategic and practical solutions specifically tailored to our clients’ needs.

Key Services

Regulatory Compliance
A key part of Shin & Kim’s Automotive & Mobility Practice Group is representing domestic and global automobile manufacturers and suppliers on various automotive issues relating to safety regulations, emissions standards, electric vehicles, electromagnetic interference certification and customs. With a broad and comprehensive view that allows us to understand almost every facet of our clients’ businesses, our Automotive & Mobility Practice Group provides strategic and comprehensive advice that benefits our clients.

Autonomous Vehicle and Last Mile Mobility
Drawing upon the expertise and experience of industry experts and seasoned lawyers, our Automotive & Mobility Practice Group is fully equipped to assist clients with matters relating to autonomous, shared and connected vehicles, as well as drones and micro-mobility.

Government Investigation
Our Automotive & Mobility Practice Group works closely with Shin & Kim’s Criminal, Disputes, Tax, Customs, and Antitrust Practice Groups to provide our clients with timely advice and effective representation in any government investigation or dispute.

Dispute Resolution
Due to a complicated automotive value chain, knowledge of the automotive industry is key in resolving disputes arising from defects or recalls. Our Automotive and Mobility Practice Group’s extensive experience and knowledge has helped Shin & Kim establish a proven track record on providing its clients with effective representation in government investigations and criminal proceedings.