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Jung Yeon Son

Partner
Silicon Valley
T: 650.815.2676
F: 650.815.4689

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Education

  • J.D., Northwestern University, 2000
  • B.A., Dartmouth College, 1996
  • California
  • New York
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Jung Yeon Son is a partner in the Corporate Practice Group in the firm's Palo Alto office and is the Co-Team Leader of the firm's Investment Management team. 

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