Jenny Yoo’s practice focuses on all aspects of corporate and commercial law with an emphasis on securities, regulatory and corporate law compliance, and mergers and acquisitions. She has acted for public and private companies in securities offerings, private placement financing, and purchase and sale transactions. In addition, she has also advised public issuers on corporate governance matters and continuous disclosure obligations.
She joined our Toronto office as a summer student in 2012 and returned as an articling student in 2013 and 2014. During her articles, Jenny completed a secondment in the legal department of GlaxoSmithKline Inc., where she gained valuable experience working on commercial and regulatory matters.
While in law school, she clerked at the Health Professions Appeal and Review Board and mentored with the University of Toronto Faculty of Law Mentorship Program. Jenny also co-chaired an International Human Rights Program Working Group and was awarded a research fellowship to pursue a study examining the intersection of international investment law and human rights law in the context of investment tribunals.