Hyeon KANG is a partner in the firm’s real estate and finance department. He advises various domestic and international clients in the area of real estate (including construction) and finance. He graduated from Korea University Law School (LL.B.) in 1990 and University of Pennsylvania Law School (LL.M.) in 2000. He is a member of the Korean Bar Association and New York Bar Association.
Since the Korean real estate market opened to the foreign investment in 1998, he has focused mainly on the field of real estate and finance transactions as well as the real estate development projects. He has been dealing with the collective investment in the real estate through real estate holding companies, real estate funds/trusts, project finance vehicles and similar special purpose vehicles. He has been instrumental in the amendment to the relevant acts and regulations with respect to the collective investment in real estate, advising the Korean government on the collective investment regime. He has also lectured on the collective investment in the Lawyer Training Institute of the Korean Bar Association and the Judicial Research and Training Institute of the Korean Supreme Court.