- Private Equity
- Private Wealth Services
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Emerging Growth/Venture Capital
|University ||Dartmouth College, B.A., 1996|
|Law School||Northwestern University, J.D., 2000|
|Admitted||2001, New York; California|
Jung Yeon Son is a partner in the Corporate Practice Group in the firm's Palo Alto office.
Areas of Practice
Ms. Son's practice is focused on the formation and operation of private investment funds, including private equity, venture capital and hedge funds, as well as on advising companies and sponsors with respect to mergers & acquisitions, securities offerings, corporate governance, SEC reporting, and general corporate matters. Before joining Sheppard Mullin, Ms. Son was the Associate General Counsel at Technology Crossover Ventures where she was responsible for various legal matters, including fund formation and investment adviser issues. Prior to her tenure at Technology Crossover Ventures, Ms. Son was Vice President and Associate General Counsel at Blum Capital Partners where she managed a wide range of transactional and fund matters, including fund formation, public and private leveraged buyouts, stock and asset acquisitions and dispositions, joint ventures, minority co-investments, securities offerings, PIPE financings and operational matters relating to the funds. Ms. Son began her career as an attorney in the Palo Alto and New York offices of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP.
•Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts, Legal 500, 2014
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SEC Releases 2015 Examination Priorities
Thomas M. Devaney,Jung Yeon Son, February 26, 2015
On January 13, 2015, the Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (“OCIE”) of the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) released its 2015 examination priorities. The SEC identified three thematic issues: (i) matters relating to retail investors and...
Compliance Officers’ Liability
Thomas M. Devaney,Jung Yeon Son, October 10, 2014
Andrew Ceresney, the Director of the Division of Enforcement of the SEC, assured compliance officers that compliance officers would not be exposed to liability when compliance officers engage and remediate problems at investment management firms in a speech given in May 2014. Mr. Ceresney...
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