Joojin Kim
at Law Offices ELPS

Law Offices ELPS

Korea, South

Expert in:

Policy Finance Law Environment Energy

More about this expert:

Over ten years of experience with the international climate change regime, including experience serving as member of the delegation of the Republic of Korea to the 2009 United Nations Climate Change Conference, held in Copenhagen. Public sector experience: served as Legal Advisor to the Presidential Committee on Green Growth of the Republic of Korea, and advised the Republic of Korea’s Ministry of Environment and Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy on greenhouse gas and renewable energy related matters. Private sector experience: represented clients, including Korea Development Bank, Samsung, Macquarie, and electric utilities, in their energy and climate related projects, financial transactions and litigations, while working at Kim & Chang, Korea’s most prominent law firm. Experience with emissions trading and greenhouse gas regulations, accumulated while advising clients with their CDM projects and working for the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF). Extensive legal experience with international organizations: served as legal advisor to the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI).