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Bryan Park, Associate at Penningtons Manches

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Bryan is an English qualified solicitor and a foreign legal consultant registered in California. He specialises in corporate transactions and corporate governance, with a particular focus on mergers and acquisitions, cross-border transactions, public and private capital raisings, corporate finance and joint ventures. Since October 2018, he has been based in our San Francisco office.

He advises businesses and individuals across a broad range of sectors and covers the technology sector as well as financial regulation. In particular, he focuses on advising international clients on the English law aspects of corporate transactions.

Bryan is also a Level 1 Chartered Financial Analyst and speaks fluent Korean. He is an active member of the International Association of Korean Lawyers, and was a panel speaker at its annual conferences held in Washington, DC in September 2016 and in Seoul, Korea in September 2017. He has also been involved in the Korean American Bar Association of North California since December 2018, and was elected as a board member in April 2019.

Recent work highlights

  • Advising Road King, a company based in Hong Kong, on its multi-million investment in a UK mixed reality company, working closely with a leading Hong Kong law firm.
  • Advising StorCentric Inc on the English law aspects of its acquisition of Nexsan, a global leader in enterprise storage solutions.
  • Representing Wadhawan Global Capital on its £33 million investment in UK peer-to-peer lender Zopa.
  • Acting for the shareholders of Criterion Adjusters Limited on its sale to international loss adjusting firm Charles Taylor plc for a maximum consideration of £13.1 million.
  • Advising Rayner Group, the UK’s only manufacturer of intraocular lenses, on its acquisition of Moorfields Pharmaceuticals from the Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP

Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales with registered number OC311575 and is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority.

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