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Lee & Ko

HANJIN BUILDING, 63 NAMDAEMUN-RO, JUNG-GU, SEOUL 04532, SOUTH KOREA
Tel:
Work +82 2 772 4000
Fax:
Fax +82 2 772 4001
Email:
Web:
www.leeko.com
Seoul, Seoul

Hyunjoo Oh

Tel:
Work +82-2-772-4690
Email:
Lee & Ko

Work Department

Capital Markets Group

Position

- Partner - Capital Markets, Capital Markets Compliance, Capital Markets Disputes, Securities, Derivatives, Banking & Finance

Career

Lee & Ko: 1999-Present Expert Member, Advertisement Review Committee, Korea Financial Investment Association: 2013-Present Expert Member, the Financial Disputes Mediation Committee, the Financial Supervisory Service: 2011-present Lehman Brothers International (Europe), Seoul Branch: 2006 Korea Economic Daily: 1992-1994

Languages

Korean and English

Member

Admitted to bar, Korea: 1999

Education

Columbia Law School – LL.M.: 2005 Judicial Research & Training Institute, Supreme Court of Korea: 1999 Seoul National University – B.A. in International Relations: 1991


South Korea: Capital markets

Capital markets – Local firms

Within: Leading individuals

Hyunjoo Oh - Lee & Ko

Within: Capital markets – Local firms

Lee & Ko remains highly active on debt capital markets work advising blue-chip clients on their issuances or subscriptions on a wide range of bonds, for example on Korea National Oil Corporation's $285m 3% notes due 2022. It also retains strong capabilities in IPOs, derivatives, disputes and regulatory matters. Securities and derivatives expert Hyunjoo Oh and Seung-A Hyun assisted Korea Midland Power with the establishment of a €3bn MTN programme and issuance of €40m 1.7% notes due 2037. IPO leading figure Wonsik Choo and Jun Woo Cho  advised SD Bio-Tech and U-Bio Logics on their successful IPOs on the Korean Exchange. Je Won Lee focuses on private equity funds and Geen Kim specialises in financial investment products and compliance; they and Ji Young Lee are recommended for collective investment schemes. Wonkyu Han leads the practice which has been joined by partners Cheekwan Kim from Clifford Chance and former judge Jiwoong Lim.

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