Jay Shin is an associate in the Entertainment Group, where he advises on a wide-range of transactional entertainment work including film-financing matters.
Mr. Shin has a broad range of experience in all areas of entertainment and media. His clients include film financiers, production companies, producers, directors, and writers. Mr. Shin has experience structuring and negotiating a number of co-production and financing agreements, and has advised clients in both domestic and foreign sales and distribution deals. He has also assisted a number of clients in connection with various content and rights acquisition agreements.
Prior to joining Frankfurt Kurnit, Mr. Shin was a foreign attorney at Kim & Chang, the largest corporate law firm in South Korea, where he focused on cross-border mergers and acquisitions transactions while also serving a number of major video game, telecommunications and media company clients.
Mr. Shin is admitted to practice in New York.
New York University School of Law (J.D., 2017)
-Coming Out of the Closet: A Comparative Analysis of Marriage Equality Between the East and West, 49 NYU Journal of International Law and Politics (Summer 2017)
University of Pennsylvania (B.A., summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, 2012)