Daniel Lim is an associate in Ropes & Gray’s mergers and acquisition group. Daniel’s practice focuses on representing public and private companies and investors in a broad range of domestic and cross-border transactional matters, including mergers, stock and asset acquisitions, private equity investments, joint ventures and other strategic transactions and corporate governance matters.
Prior to joining Ropes & Gray, Daniel was an associate in the M&A group at another leading law firm in New York. Daniel also served in the Republic of Korea Army as a member of the Korean Augmentation to the U.S. Army (KATUSA) and received an Army Commendation Medal for his meritorious services.
- Represented Beiersdrof, on its acquisition of Bayer’s sun care “Coppertone” business for $550 million.*
- Represented Starbucks, on its $7.15 billion global coffee alliance with Nestle.*
- Represented Unimin, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sibelco, on its $6.5 billion cash and stock merger with a producer of sand and sand-based products for the oil and gas industry.*
- Represented a consortium of investors in their $3.6 billion joint acquisition of assets related to the gas business that were divested pursuant to another transaction.*
- Represented Hasbro, on its $4 billion acquisition of Entertainment One, a mass media and entertainment company.*
- Represented Sivantos, a portfolio company of EQT, on its $8.3 billion merger with Widex, a global hearing aid manufacturer.*
- Represented Volkswagen, on its $100 million investment in QuantsumScape, a U.S.-based leading technology company for solid-state batteries.*
* Experience prior to joining Ropes & Gray
- Co-author, “Director Oversight Duties Amidst COVID-19,” Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance (May 8, 2020)
- JD, Emory University School of Law, 2017
- BA, Handong Global University, 2013
Admissions / Qualifications
- New York