John Yung is a Partner in Lewis Brisbois’s corporate practice. John focuses his practice on corporate, securities, and international business matters with a particular emphasis on assisting Chinese companies access U.S. capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, and cross-border transactions. With more than a decade representing publicly traded and private companies, John has extensive experience in a variety of financing transactions, including venture capital, private equity, secured debt, public offerings, private investment in public equity, and follow-on and secondary financings.
In addition, John assists private and public companies in a wide variety of matters including establishment of a representative office or wholly-foreign owned enterprise (WFOE) in China, fund formation, joint ventures, due diligence, mergers and acquisitions, Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS), cross border transactions and intellectual property rights and licensing.
John understands the challenges that his clients face in managing a business, from navigating the complex legal environment to reconciling the differences in business culture between regions such as the U.S. and Asia. With that understanding, John plays strategic role to his clients as a trusted advisor by providing sound legal and result-oriented solutions to his clients’ problems.