Biography

Eileen Shin is a Managing Director and Associate General Counsel in the investment bank of JPMorgan Chase & Co., where she provides legal and regulatory implementation support for equity, high yield debt and Latin America capital markets origination businesses as well as the global research department.  She has served as a faculty member in previous Practicing Law Institute seminars on the topic of initial public offerings. She has been named in the Corporate Counsel 100 most influential in-house lawyers in business for Latin America.  She and her legal colleagues have been recognized as the Equity In-House Legal Team of the Year by the International Financial Law Review in five of the past seven years.  She has also participated in panel discussions relating to capital markets topics at National Asian Pacific American Bar Association conferences.  Previously, she was a lawyer in the securities practice group at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP.  She is a graduate of Columbia Law School, where she was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar and an editor of the Human Rights Law Review.  She holds a Master of Music degree in piano performance from the Eastman School of Music and a B.A. degree with honors in modern thought & literature from Stanford University.  She was also a Rotary Foundation scholar for the study of piano performance in France.  She and her husband have two children and live in the Upper West side of New York City.

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