Ye Cecilia Hong is a partner resident in New York with a particular focus on leveraged finance practice. Cecilia is also active in the firm’s private equity, capital market, real estate, and restructuring practices.
Cecilia has extensive experience representing financial institutions, alternative capital sources, private equity investors, and corporate borrowers in leveraged finance, senior and mezzanine investment, unitranche, real estate finance transactions, and other various lending and financing transactions. Cecilia has handled transactions ranging in size from tens of millions to billions.
Cecilia has spent a significant amount of time in both Asia and the U.S. and is a primary partner in the firm’s US-China transactions. Cecilia is highly valued by clients for her ability to understand the differences of doing business in different jurisdictions.
She appreciates the nuances in different cultures and anticipates the clients’ needs to provide proactive advice. Cecilia excels at leading teams across practices and jurisdictions to streamline the firm’s legal advice.
LL.M., University of Chicago Law School
Master of Laws, China Foreign Affairs University
Bachelor of Laws, China Foreign Affairs University