Arthur P. Yoon serves as commercial counsel to companies in a wide range of industries with respect to mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, business financing, strategic relationships, corporate partnering, and intellectual property protection. He regularly counsels and collaborates with clients in supporting their business growth initiatives and resolving general commercial law issues, including consumer product, compliance, human resources, real estate, tax, and related controversies.
Through his corporate practice, Arthur has managed a broad range of sophisticated commercial transactions and led cross-functional teams in the representation of businesses in connection with acquisitions, divestitures, reorganizations, joint ventures, equity and debt financings, licensing, distribution, and supply chain arrangements. He advises directors and management in areas of enterprise risk management, complex commercial projects, strategic alliances, sales and purchases of assets, majority and minority investments, related-party transactions, contested transactions, and outsourcing transactions. He has substantial experience in negotiating with counterparties, structuring and drafting principal agreements, and crafting practical solutions to challenging business, legal, and regulatory matters.
Arthur previously served as a Trial Attorney in the Tax Division of the U.S. Department of Justice. He has also served as a member of the Partnerships and Limited Liability Companies Committee for the State Bar of California Business Law Section and in leadership roles for non-profit organizations advancing diversity leadership in government and the legal profession.
In 1999, Arthur received the U.S. Justice Department “Outstanding Attorney Award,” and in 1995 was in the U.S. Attorney General’s Honors Program.