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Yoon & Yang LLC

18,19, 22, 23, 34 FLOORS, ASEM TOWER, 517 YEONGDONG-DAERO, GANGNAM-GU, SEOUL 06164, SOUTH KOREA
Tel:
Work +82 2 6003 7000
Fax:
Fax +82 2 6003 7800
Email:
Web:
www.yoonyang.com
Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Seoul, Tashkent

Young Ho Kang

Yoon & Yang LLC

Work Department

General Corporate Law.

Position

Partner.

Career

2012-present Partner, Yoon & Yang LLC (formerly Yoon Yang Kim Shin & Yu, 2006-2009) 2006-12 Associate, Yoon & Yang LLC 2001-06 Associate, Kim Shin & Yu

Languages

Korean and English.

Education

2010 UC Hastings College of Law, LL.M. 1998 Seoul National University, B.A. in Economics


South Korea: Banking and finance

Banking and finance – Local firms

Within: Banking and finance – Local firms

Yoon & Yang LLC’s team has extensive expertise across financial transactions, particularly within the real estate and project development space. Young Woo Park assisted KB Securities in a project finance loan for the development and construction of multiple commercial outlets in Sungdong-Gu, Seoul and has also been active on several real estate transactions. Soonghee Lee has a strong reputation in advising domestic banks in relation to financial disputes, while Young Ho Kang specialises in financial regulations.

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South Korea: Capital markets

Capital markets – Local firms

Within: Capital markets – Local firms

Yoon & Yang LLC has expertise across a diverse range of areas such as IPOs and securities work and has a particularly strong offering in the financial regulatory and disputes spaces. Team head Soonghee Lee’s primary focus is on the financial regulations area of banking, securities and asset management. Young Ho Kang is also a name to note for securities and financial regulation, while Sung Woon Kang  is experienced in domestic and overseas IPOs, structured securities and regulations. Work highlights include Young Sun Cho advising Celltrion in relation to delisting from KOSDAQ and relisting on the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI). Hyun Suk Jung and Dong Seon Kim assisted Meritz Securities as the underwriters for KOSDAQ-listed PATI Games in a capital increase totalling KRW80bn, with new shares to be issued to a third party as an exchange of shares between a listed company and an unlisted company.

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