A partner in the Corporate Department, Tong focuses on representing Japanese and other Asian issuers in connection with global capital markets transactions and public mergers and acquisitions transactions with U.S. components. Tong is resident in the firm's Tokyo office and is a member of the Capital Markets and Securities Group.
In the capital markets and securities area, Tong has represented both U.S. and non-U.S. issuers and underwriters in connection with initial public offerings, secondary offerings, debt offerings (investment grade and high-yield debt, and hybrid capital securities), exchange offers and multi-jurisdictional tender offers. He has been involved in transactions for issuers in the United States, Canada, Germany, Greece, China, Japan and Korea. Tong's major representations include:
In addition, Tong advises companies listed in the United States on reporting obligations, corporate governance matters and other securities law and stock exchange issues.
In the mergers and acquisitions area, Tong has done work for both public and private companies, and advised on strategic joint ventures and various other forms of equity transactions. Tong has also provided U.S. securities law advice on business combinations among non-U.S. companies, including both SEC-registered and non-registered business combination transactions. Tong's representative M&A matters include:
Tong's work has earned him recognition as a leading capital markets lawyer in Japan by Chambers and Partners, Legal 500 and Who's Who Legal, as well as a leading corporate/M&A lawyer in Japan by Chambers and Partners. He has recently authored several articles and memoranda, including:
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