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Jung "Paul" Lee


Jung “Paul” Lee is an associate in the firm’s transactions and counseling section, with a focus on corporate law.


University of Texas School of Law
J.D., with honors, 2012
The Review of Litigation, Chief Notes Editor, Volume 31, 2011-2012
Latham & Watkins Diversity Scholarship Recipient, 2011

SMU Dedman School of Law, Fall 2009-Spring 2010

The University of Texas at Austin
B.S., Business Administration in Finance, May 2008
B.A., Asian Studies, May 2008

Court Admissions

Texas, 2012

Judicial Internships

The Honorable Elizabeth Lang-Miers, Texas Fifth District Court of Appeals, Dallas, Texas (June – July 2010)

The Honorable D’Metria Benson, Dallas County Court at Law 1, Dallas, Texas (May – June 2010)


Fluent in reading, writing and speaking Korean.


Represented private and public companies with respect to mergers and acquisitions, dispositions, securities offerings, restructurings, and day-to-day corporate governance matters.

Drafted asset purchase agreements, note purchase agreements, stock repurchase agreements, restricted stock purchase agreements, promissory notes, indemnification agreements, escrow agreements, non- disclosure agreements, inventions assignment agreements, resolutions and written consents, third party consent letters, bylaws, limited liability company agreements, contribution agreements, assignment and assumption agreements, bills of sale, advisor agreements, assignments of equity interests, shareholder releases, closing certificates, and compliance certificates, in connection with various transactions.

Assisted with negotiation of merger agreements.

Conducted diligence review and supervised overall diligence process on various transactions and corresponded with opposing counsels to resolve any diligence issues.

Prepared and negotiated disclosure schedules.

Assisted public corporations with various SEC reports, including Form 10-K, Form 10-Q, definitive proxy statement, Form 8-K, and Form S-8.

Advised public corporations on various SEC reporting issues.

Advised clients on various corporate governance issues, including drafting a board and management policy for a client.

Prepared disclosure schedules, diligence memoranda, resolutions, bills of sale, assignment and assumption agreements, secretary’s certificates, officer’s certificates and closing certificates for various mergers and acquisitions and financing transactions.

Conducted diligence review and supervised overall diligence process on various transactions and corresponded with opposing counsels to resolve any diligence issues.

Drafted various transaction documents, including confidentiality agreements, consulting agreements, intercompany services agreements, equity interest assignment agreements, stock transfer agreements, software and intellectual property assignment and license agreements, limited liability company agreements, bylaws, merger agreements/plans of merger, board and shareholder resolutions, and partnership termination agreements.

Assisted clients with restructuring merger, conversion, formation and cancellation of entities.

Drafted risk considerations section of a private placement memorandum for an energy investment company.

Negotiated various day-to-day agreements, including procurement agreements and financial advisor agreements.

Conducted research in the following areas of law: corporate, contracts, securities, and health care law.

Assisted with closing and post-closing matters.


Co-Author, New SEC Rules Facilitate Raising Capital, Carrington Coleman Capital Newsletter, 2017 Issue One.