Archive for January, 2008


January 24th, 2008 No comments



The Korean American Bar Association of San Diego (KABA-SD);
Young & New Lawyers Division (YNLD) of
the San Diego County Bar Association;
The University of San Diego (USD) Law Career Services
proudly present:


Wednesday, JANUARY 30, 2008 at 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m
UNIVERSITY OF SAN DIEGO, Warren Hall, Room 131
R.S.V.P. to by January 25, 2008

Do you ever wonder… What type of law should I practice?

How do I find a job? What do real attorneys do in the real world?

What types of law are out there? Who can I ask?

Five speakers from various areas of the law, from private practice to the public sector, will be here to discuss their career paths and to answer your questions!

* Cindy Cipriani, DEPUTY CHIEF, Civil Division, U.S. Attorney’s Office
* Nancy Kim, LAW PROFESSOR, California Western School Of Law
* Richard Kim, PARTNER, Morrison & Foerster, LLP
* Joe Kownacki, DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER, San Diego County
* Kelly Mock, DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY, San Diego County

Light refreshments to be served.

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Wanted: Korean-Speaking M & A Attorney

January 14th, 2008 No comments

Mergers and Acquisitions Law Attorneys

One of the highest regarded US-based law firms in Hong Kong is seeking a Korean-speaking mergers and acquisitions attorney with at least four years of experience in the U.S. This international law firm has experienced continued growth, and the firm has fantastic career opportunities in its Hong Kong and Beijing offices for corporate lawyers to undertake work for both international and local clients in corporate finance projects, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate matters.

Successful candidates will join a team that includes more than 800 lawyers worldwide who offer unrivaled local expertise on all aspects of public and private corporate transactions. These lawyers work together seamlessly to coordinate complex global transactions successfully, address regulatory requirements, prepare local documentation, advise on tax matters, assist in due diligence investigations and to deliver the legal opinions covering multiple jurisdictions. The successful candidate will join a dynamic team with a broad and varied blue chip corporate client base and will operate in an international law firm with a stimulating and collegiate environment.

The ideal candidate will have:
● At least four years of experience in mergers and acquisitions, private equity and/or other corporate transactions in Hong Kong or the U.S.

● Admission to practice law to a U.S. state bar.

● Fluency in Korean and English; Chinese (Cantonese and/or Mandarin) language abilities would be advantageous but are not essential.


For immediate and serious consideration, email your resume in confidence to Marcia McCraw, Esq. at at Quid Pro Quo if you are interested and fit the above qualifications. Please include a brief description of your applicable experience in a cover letter or email.

Quid Pro Quo places attorneys and executives locally, nationally and internationally. Our client base includes large law firms, mid-size to solo law offices, corporate legal departments and governmental agencies. We enjoy a stellar reputation, which has been earned over the last two decades. Our legal team of recruiters is dynamic and proactive — you will always receive personal and confidential treatment. Please visit our website at

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