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Hoon Noh Joins Dykema as Senior Counsel in Los Angeles

January 19, 2012

LOS ANGELES–Dykema Gossett LLP announced today the addition of Hoon Noh as the Assistant Leader of the Korean Business Team and Senior Counsel in the firm’s Corporate Finance Practice Group, resident in Dykema’s Los Angeles, California office. Prior to joining Dykema, Mr. Noh was a founding member and Senior Foreign Legal Counsel at DW Partners in Seoul, Korea, where he headed the international practice for the past 14 years. Mr. Noh’s practice focused on domestic and international business transactions including mergers and acquisitions (M&A), distributorships, foreign investments, franchises, joint ventures, licensing, partnerships and technology transfers.

Mr. Noh practices in the areas of corporate finance and international consulting and advising.  During his career, he has provided legal and business consultation services to Asian, European and U.S. companies and individuals engaged in cross-border transactions. Mr. Noh’s legal specialties include negotiation and mediation in cross-border transactions involving Korean entities. Mr. Noh is fluent in both Korean and English.

“Hoon’s arrival in our Los Angeles office will strengthen the firm’s Corporate Finance and International practices,” said Michael P. Wippler, Office Managing Member of Dykema’s Los Angeles office. “We are pleased to welcome him to our team.  Hoon will be an important asset in serving our existing clients and will help us expand our reach to a wide variety of international clients.”

Mr. Noh is a member of the New York State and District of Columbia bars, a member of the International Association of Korean Lawyers, and an Arbitrator for the Korean Commercial Arbitration Board. He is also the Former Governor and Membership Committee Chair of the Seoul Club in Korea. He received his B.A. from the University of California at Berkeley, and his J.D. from the American University, Washington College of Law.