Jaewoo Lee Named a Dealmaker of Asia 2022 by Asian Legal Business

Rankings & Awards
January 13, 2023

Ropes & Gray private equity and M&A partner Jaewoo Lee has been named an Asian Legal Business Dealmaker of Asia 2022. In a year marked by geopolitical instability, spiking inflation, supply chain issues, and more, in this annual list, ALB spotlights lawyers who have overcome challenges to deliver deals for their clients.

Jaewoo, who also serves as managing partner of Ropes & Gray’s Seoul office, guides sophisticated investors, companies and financial institutions in cross-border private equity and M&A transactions with a connection to Korea. He regularly works with the world’s leading private equity sponsors on their inbound investments, and advises Korean clients on key outbound M&A and other transactions. For successive years, Jaewoo has been ranked in Band One by both Chambers Global and Chambers Asia-Pacific, named a Leading Individual by Legal 500 Asia-Pacific, and is Highly Regarded by IFLR1000 for his Corporate and M&A advisory in Korea. He has been noted by clients as “one of the best M&A lawyers in the Korean market” and “a remarkable M&A deal attorney.”

The full list of ALB Dealmakers of Asia 2022 can be viewed here.