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Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

Capital Markets: International Firms

1 ranked lawyersBand 3South KoreaAsia-Pacific 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Respected team with a long track record of handling all types of private and public securities transactions. Represents multinational Korean corporations, banks and financial institutions, including major Korean issuers and international underwriters. Known for its expertise as underwriters' counsel on major IPOs, and also handles a range of debt work, including note issuances and GMTN programme updates.

Work highlights

Acted for Nomura Financial Investment, HSBC, Seoul Securities Branch and Koreas Investment and Securities as underwriters on Lotte REIT's USD359 million IPO.

Notable practitioners

Interviewees say that Jin-Hyuk Park is "definitely a specialist" with a "solid reputation" in the market. He leads the firm's Korea practice from Hong Kong and advises on a range of debt mandates, in addition to high-value IPOs. Market sources report that he leverages two decades of experience in the field, describing him as "one of the first capital markets experts in Korea."

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Capital Markets: International Firms Department

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

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West Tower,

Mirae Asset Center 1 Building

26 Eulji-ro 5-Gil, Jung-Gu

Seoul

Seoul

South Korea

100-210

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South Korea

Capital Markets: International Firms


Jin-Hyuk Park
Band 2