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Kwon Eui Park

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Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Governance, Private Equity, Foreign Direct Investment, Capital Markets, Securities

Career

Kwon-Eui Park is a senior attorney in the firm's Mergers & Acquisitions Practice and Securities Practice.

Mr. Park's primary areas of expertise include mergers & acquisitions, securities transactions and securities regulations. In addition, he regularly advises on corporate governance and other general matters for a wide range of corporate clients. He has also authored and co-authored various publications relating to finance and corporate law.

Prior to joining Kim & Chang, Mr. Park served in the Republic of Korea Air Force as a Judge Advocate. Mr. Park was also a visiting lawyer at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York. Currently, he is a member of the Korean Bar Association, and is registered with the State Bar of New York.

Mr. Park received two LL.M. degrees – one from Harvard Law School in 2011 and another from the Graduate School of Law at Seoul National University in 2004. He received his bachelor of laws degree from the College of Law at Seoul National University in 1999.

Languages

Korean and English

Member

Admitted to bar, Korea, 2002; New York, 2012

Education

Harvard Law School (LL.M., 2011)
Graduate School of Law, Seoul National University (Ph.D. coursework, 2009)
Graduate School of Law, Seoul National University (LL.M., 2004)
Judicial Research and Training Institute of the Supreme Court of Korea (2002)
College of Law, Seoul National University (LL.B., 1999)


South Korea: Capital markets

Capital markets – Local firms

Within: Next generation lawyers

Kwon Eui Park - Kim & Chang

Within: Capital markets – Local firms

Kim & Chang continues to be a prominent practice within the capital markets arena; the 31-partner strong team handles IPOs in Korea and other jurisdictions, securities, credit and equity-linked derivatives, and bonds. Yong Ho Kim heads the structured finance department and has a speciality in asset securitisation, ABCP conduit programmes and credit derivatives. He and Ie-Hwan Yoo advised Hanwha Investment & Securities on its refinancing transaction involving outstanding RCPS'. The practice remains a popular choice for underwriters; Kim and Yong Seung Sun represented NH Investment & Securities as the arranger in securing a hybrid loan guaranteed by CJ Cheil Jedang. M&A specialist Young Man Huh is also proficient in securities and IPOs; Chang Hyeon Ko is recommended for capital market and venture capital transactions. Seon-Jee Lee advises on structured financing transactions including asset-backed securitisation, and Myoung-Jae Chung is a well-respected practitioner in the area of securities and asset management; he is advising Korea East-West Power on its $500m issue of 2.62% notes and, along with Seung Jae Yoo, advised Korean Air Lines on its issue of $300m senior capital securities which were issued pursuant to a fiscal agency agreement entered into between the issuer and Deutsche Bank (Hong Kong Branch), acting as agent. Associate Kwon Eui Park is recommended for securities transactions and securities regulations.

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