Kyungwon (Won) Lee, Asia Deputy Managing Partner, represents both issuers and underwriters in a wide range of corporate finance and securities transactions. Mr. Lee also leads Shearman & Sterling’s Korea Practice Group.
His experience includes US registered and Rule 144A/Regulation S offerings of equity securities, high yield and investment grade bonds, convertible bonds and liability management transactions as well as private mergers and acquisitions. He also advises various corporate clients on the US securities law and general corporate matters.
He is recognized as a leading individual lawyer for Capital Markets in Hong Kong and China, South Korea as well as Indonesia by Chambers Asia and Asia Pacific Legal 500.