For more than 25 years, Skadden has represented Korean and other international corporations, financial institutions, private equity and hedge funds, government entities and sovereign wealth funds in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, private equity, energy and infrastructure projects, and international disputes related to the region.
These matters comprise a wide array of industries, including financial services and banking, energy and natural resources, technology, real estate, media and telecommunications, and consumer goods.
Skadden’s Seoul office provides the firm with a local platform to represent Korean and international companies and financial institutions in one of the world’s leading and dynamic business centers.
We were recognized as a leading law firm for South Korea in Asian Legal Business’ M&A rankings from 2015-2016, and in 2015 Skadden was named among the top 10 international law firms in Korea by Legal Times. We also ranked first in M&A by dollar value of deals in Asia Pacific according to 2015 year-end rankings from Bloomberg.