Clara Miri Kang

Clara Miri Kang
Senior Foreign Attorney






Practice Area

  • M&A, cross-border investment, venture capital, startup and emerging companies, corporate/commercial matters, joint ventures, and energy and resources.


  • 2012 New York


  • 2011 University of Chicago Law School
  • 2006 University of Wisconsin-Madison

Clara is a partner in SEUM’s corporate group and focuses her practice primarily in general corporate matters, mergers and acquisitions, energy and resources, cross-border investment, and private equity transactions. 

Prior to joining SEUM, Clara worked in one of Korea’s leading traditional law firms, where she represented and advised numerous Korean and international corporations and investors in connection with mergers and acquisitions, cross-border investments, and renewable energy projects. She also has served as in-house counsel for SK Gas, the largest LPG provider and global trader in Korea.

  • 2020-present
  • 2017-20
    Shin & Kim LLC
  • 2015-17
    SK Gas, In-house counsel
  • 2011-15
    Shin & Kim LLC
Representative Matters
  • Represented Linde plc, a global industrial gases business leader, in completing the sale of the industrial gas business assets of Linde Korea to IMM Private Equity
  • Represented Intermediate Capital Group in its acquisition of KoreaPuff Manufacturing
  • Represented Mirae Asset Global Investments in its acquisition of Global X Management Company LLC, US ETF provider
  • Represented KOGAS and Lotte Chemical in their joint venture investments in Uzbek Surgil project
  • Represented Shinsung E&G Co., Ltd in its sale of shares in Shinsung FA Co., Ltd. to Siasun Investment Management
  • Represented Intermediate Capital Group in its investment in Time Edu and Yudo Group
  • Represented S&S Inc. on its sale of shares of S&S Valve to Ham-Let, an Israeli company
  • Represented Disney Korea on its acquisition of subsidiary of SK Telecom
  • Represented Kakao Investments in its acquisition of minority interest in overseas IT companies
  • Represented Mirae Asset Financial Group, in its acquisition of (together with Advent International Corporation, CDIB Capital) International Coffee & Tea (Coffee Bean) 
  • Korean, English