MIAMI, FL—Stroock welcomes Yong-Nam Jun and Timothy DeKeyser as partners, effective immediately, bringing Stroock’s total number of lateral hires within the last year to thirteen. Per the firm’s growth strategy, Yong joins the Corporate Group’s private funds and asset management team in Los Angeles, while Tim joins the Real Estate Group in Miami.
Jun joins the Corporate Group’s private funds and asset management team which serves every type of private fund and alternative investment vehicle while pursuing a broad range of investment strategies across a variety of asset classes, geographies and market cycles.
He advises U.S. and Asia-based private equity and venture fund sponsors and institutional investors throughout all stages of the fund formation process. Jun also represents private equity and venture funds as well as strategic investors in their investment and M&A transactions. Additionally, he will lead the firm’s efforts with Asia-based clients and is fluent in Korean.
DeKeyser represents investors, domestic and international real estate companies, funds, lenders, government-sponsored entities and other entities in complex real estate matters ranging from acquisitions and leasing to construction transactions and development of raw or underdeveloped land. His experience includes deals and disputes involving a variety of asset classes, ranging from senior housing and multifamily residential units to the hospitality industry and office buildings.
He joins Stroock’s market-leading Real Estate Group, which draws on its vast experience with every aspect of commercial, residential, industrial and mixed-use property transactions, litigation and regulation to provide sophisticated guidance on every type of project and transaction.