Expertise

Acquisition Finance

Introduction

Introduction

Our acquisition finance team is at the forefront of leveraged and acquisition financing in Korea. We guide our clients through the entire financing process by providing in-depth market knowledge and advice on the full range of leveraged and other financing structures available for our clients’ acquisition needs. Our acquisition finance team works closely with our M&A, tax and employment teams to devise optimal transaction structures and ensure that all aspects of the acquisition are handled with a coordinated approach. We also maintain strong relationships with Korean regulatory authorities to ensure smooth handling and resolution of all governmental authorizations, approvals and registration issues.

Experiences
  • Acquisition finance for Homeplus (the largest acquisition financing in Korea in both amount (KRW 4,300,000,000,000) and number of participating lenders (60 domestic and foreign financial institutions))
  • Acquisition finance for Daesung Industrial
  • Acquisition finance for Doosan Machine Tools
  • Acquisition finance for Acushnet Holdings in the U.S.
  • Acquisition finance for takeover of Missha
  • Acquisition finance for Sancheong
  • Acquisition finance for Hyundai Cement
  • Acquisition finance for Eco Management Korea Holdings
  • Acquisition finance for Aju Capital
  • Acquisition finance for LIG Investment Securities
  • Acquisition finance for Tapex
  • Acquisition finance for Koentec
  • Acquisition finance for Taerim, Tongil Paper Mfg
  • Acquisition finance for Kolong Water & Energy
  • Acquisition finance for T-Broad
  • Acquisition finance for Kyungnam Energy
  • Acquisition finance for Geo Young
Awards and Rankings
  • Ranked Band 1 Law Firm for Banking and Finance
    Chambers Global / Chambers Asia 2014-2020
  • Banking and Financial Services Firm of the Year
    Asialaw Asia-Pacific Legal Practice Awards 2019
  • Ranked Tier 1 Law Firm for Banking and Finance
    Asia Pacific Legal500 2013-2019
  • Firm of the Year 2014: Banking and Finance
    Asian-Mena Counsel
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