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Jung Han YOOPartner
Finance & Securities, Private Equity & Hedge Funds / Project Finance, Real Property / Acquisition Financing / Structured Finance / Financial Regulation / Global Business
82-2-6200-1773 82-2-6200-0820 jhyoo@jipyong.com

Jung Han Yoo is a partner in the finance practice group of Jipyong LLC. Jung Han provides advice on financial regulatory matters, project finance, real estate finance and structured finance, and represents clients in the finance and fintech sector.

Jung Han has extensive expertise in regulatory issues related to foreign investments of Korean financial institutions and companies, often working with the foreign offices of Jipyong to successfully close transactions. In recent years, Jung Han has expanded his practice to legal issues arising from blockchain, P2P lending, fintech and data privacy of financial institutions. He has been instrumental in building Jipyong’s fintech practice, advising various clients in their novel ventures and publishing several articles on the Korean regulatory aspects of cryptocurrencies and ICOs. Jung Han is highly sought after by clients for his in-depth knowledge in this field.

Jung Han is a member of the Korean Bar and the New York Bar. Jung Han has an LL.B. from Seoul National University and an LL.M. from New York University School of Law. He is concurrently pursuing a Ph.D. degree at Seoul National University with a focus on regulatory and administrative law.

  • New York University School of Law (LL.M., 2013)
  • Seoul National University (LL.B., Cum Laude, 2005)
  • Partner, JIPYONG LLC (Present)
  • Outside Director, KB No. 17 Special Purpose Acquisition Company (Present)
  • Member, Korea Administrative Law and Practice Association (Present)
  • Member, Korea Association for Informedia Law (Present)
  • Member, Korea Financial Law Association (Present)
  • Member, Korean Securities Law Association (Present)
  • Judicial Research and Training Institute, Supreme Court of Korea (2008)
  • Korean / English / French
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