1941년 9월 24일생. 서울대학교 법대, 예일법대에서 법학석사 마치고 버지니아법대 법학박사. 변호사, 변리사, 세무사. 서울대, 연세대 초빙강사. 국방장관 법률특별보좌관. 남북교류협력자문위원장. 건교부중앙분쟁조정위원회위원장. 국무총리실정보화추진위원. 국제한인변호사회장. 세계은행, ICC상공회의소, 중국및 중동국제중재위원회 중재위원. 산업자원부, 한국수출입은행, 한국산업은행, 한국전력공사, 전자신문사, 한국통신기술공사, UNDP두만강개발위원회, KEDO사업, 해외건설협회, 중국인민건설은행, 중국연변과학기술대학등 법률고문.
저서로 “Comparative Analysis of Korean and American Judicial Systems(영문)”, “Foreign Investment Laws in Korea(영문)", "전기통신법규해설(한글)”, “국제화시대 건설기술과 지적재산권(한글)”, “북한의 외국인투자법(한글)”, “이락크재건사업과 한국건설(한글)” 등
Dr. Woong Shik Shin graduated from College of Law, Seoul National University with a B.A. degree in law. He then attended Yale Law School (LL.M.) and University of Virginia Law School (S.J.D.) as a Frlbright Scholar. Dr. Shin further received Dip. Econ. from Oxford University. Dr. Shin served as Special Legal Advisor to the Minister of Defense; Chairman of South-North Cooperation Advisory Council, Ministry of Unification; Chairman of Dispute Conciliation Board, Ministry of Communication and Transportation; Council Member, Information & Technology Policy Council, Prime Minister Office. Dr. Shin is a recognized international arbitrator in several arbitration commissions, including the ICC, CIETAC(China), ICSID, GCC Middle East. Dr. Shin acted as legal counsel for numerous domestic and international companies and organizations in the areas of Banking & Finance, Construction & Engineering, M&A, IT & Ventures, South-North Koreas Business Exchanges, International Investment & Licensing.