Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP announced today that Julian S.H. Chung has joined the Firm as a partner in the Finance Practice, resident in the New York office. Ms. Chung focuses her practice on the representation of large financial institutions and borrowers in commercial lending transactions, with an emphasis on senior secured finance for leveraged acquisitions. She also represents financial institutions and debtors in connection with restructurings and refinancing existing credit facilities.
"We are very pleased to welcome Julian to Fried Frank, as she brings an outstanding combination of energy and experience to the Firm, in addition to strong technical skills that our clients demand," said David Greenwald, chairman of Fried Frank. "In the current environment, borrowers and lenders require dedicated teams of lawyers who can handle the most complex aspects of their transactions, and Julian will make a strong addition to our bench."
Before joining Fried Frank, Ms. Chung was a partner at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe. Her representations at previous firms include:
Ms. Chung is recognized as a leading practitioner in bank lending by Legal 500 and The American Lawyer has named her one of the top lawyers under the age of 45.