Jung-Chull Lee is a foreign attorney at Kim & Chang. His practice covers a broad range of legal matters, including mergers and acquisitions (M&A), venture capital financings, private equity, foreign direct investment, public offerings, private placements, corporate governance, and strategic partnerships and joint ventures. He has represented many multinational corporations and strategic and financial investors in both cross-border and domestic transactions.
Prior to joining Kim & Chang, Mr Lee worked at prominent law firms in New York and Silicon Valley.
Mr Lee is a frequent speaker on the topics of M&A, venture capital and intellectual property matters, and he was a speaker at Stanford University’s US-Asia Technology Management Center School of Engineering, giving a lecture entitled the ‘Entrepreneurial Ecosystem of Korea: New Trends in Acceleration and Internationalisation’, which was part of a lecture series entitled ‘New Trends in Startup Company Acceleration: Toward the Rise of the Global Startup’.
Mr Lee received his JD from the University of Pennsylvania Law School in 2004, and his BA from Seoul National University in 2000. He also received a certificate in business and public policy from the University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School in 2004. He is admitted to the New York and Californian Bars.