Cleary Gottlieb Opens Seoul Office

Law360, New York (October 15, 2012, 3:13 PM EDT) -- Nearly three weeks after securing approval from South Korean government officials to open its first office in the country, international law firm Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP announced Monday that it has opened an office in Seoul.

The Seoul office, which Cleary Gottlieb described as a "foreign legal consultant office," will handle cross-border corporate transactions, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, and tax and finance issues, among other things. It is the firm's 16th office worldwide and its third in East Asia. The firm most recently opened...
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