K&L Gates New York Private Equity Partner Recognized with Emerging Leaders Award
2 July 2018
New York - James C.H. Lee, a partner in the private equity practice of global law firm K&L Gates LLP’s New York office, will be honored with a 2018 Emerging Leaders Award from The M&A Advisor network. The award, which began as a 40 Under 40 recognition to celebrate the achievements of young M&A, financing, and turnaround professionals who have attained a significant level of success and made contributions to their industry and community, will be presented during a ceremony taking place in New York in mid-September.
Lee has extensive experience advising private equity funds, venture capital funds, private investment firms, high-net worth family offices, and their respective portfolio companies in a variety of domestic and cross-border transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, growth equity investments, AIV structure transactions, recapitalizations, reorganizations, acquisitions and divestitures, and debt and equity security investments. His transaction experience is across a targeted spectrum of industries, including financial services/technology, health care, advertising technology, SaaS based services, manufacturing, Internet-based products and services, oil and gas supply-chain and services, and alloys and chemicals.
The Emerging Leaders Awards were created by The M&A Advisor in 2010 to promote mentorship and professional development among emerging leaders in the M&A, turnaround and finance industry. Winners of the annual awards are chosen by an independent judging panel of distinguished business leaders.