Ji Hye You focuses on representing agents, lenders and borrowers in a wide range of domestic and cross-border financing transactions, including asset-based and cash-flow facilities, acquisition and leveraged finance facilities, working capital facilities and subordinated debt financings.

Representations

Portfolio company of a global investment firm, as borrower, in a $160 million senior secured credit facility

Global manufacturing services company, as borrower, in a $208 million restructuring credit facility

Private equity fund in a $200 million senior secured financing facility to support the construction of a major New York City tourist attraction

Foreign bank in a $240 million working capital credit facility to a refiner and retailer of petroleum products

Private equity fund in a $195 million split-collateral financing facility to a supplier of home building products

Private equity fund as the agent for a syndicate of lenders in a senior secured credit facility to finance the acquisition of a national wealth management company

Private equity fund in a SEK 180 million term loan facility to a Swedish software company secured by foreign collateral

Publications

“2019 Women in Commercial Finance,” The Secured Lender, March 2019 (interview)

Speaking Engagements

“Credit and Specialty Finance,” SRZ 28th Annual Private Investment Funds Seminar, New York, January 2019

“Smart Contracts,” SRZ 27th Annual Private Investment Funds Seminar, New York, January 2018 

Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Asian American Bar Association of New York
  • Korean American Lawyers Association of Greater New York

Distinctions

  • The American Lawyer’s Young Lawyer Editorial Board
  • New York Super Lawyers — Rising Star (2017–2018)