O'Melveny's Yung Named Investment Funds Lawyer of the Year: UK by Lawyer Monthly Magazine


Julie Fei
O'Melveny & Myers LLP

LONDON -- October 24, 2014 --
O’Melveny & Myers LLP’s counsel Angela Yung has been named “Investment Funds Lawyer of the Year: UK” in the 2014 Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards.

The Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards recognize the achievements of lawyers and law firms whose knowledge and expertise “continue to influence the wider profession.” The winners were chosen by Lawyer Monthly as individuals and firms who have “stood out from their peers by demonstrating professional achievement and excellence in their jurisdiction and sector of practice.” This year’s awards focused on law firms who have adapted and innovated during a challenging business environment, highlighting law firms and individuals who have “engaged and responded most successfully to the demands being placed on them in the new post-recession business environment and the recent global economic turmoil.”

Yung is a counsel in O’Melveny’s London office and a member of the Investment Funds Practice. She has a broad range of experience in private equity funds particularly in the European and emerging markets. Yung has advised managers on a wide range of fund formation matters including the establishment of local and offshore clean energy and mid-cap buy-out funds.

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