Maynard Cooper & Gale is proud to welcome Tae-Seung Lee to the Firm’s Huntsville office as an Associate in the Corporate, Securities & Tax Practice Group. Tae brings a depth of international and professional experience with a specific focus on corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital, private equity, and finance.
“Tae’s business and legal experience spans across industries and across the globe, effectively positioning him as an adviser to our clients on a wide range of sophisticated business transactions and complex legal matters,” said Daniel Wilson, Managing Shareholder of the Firm’s Huntsville office. “His experience aligns with the evolving needs of Maynard Cooper’s clients operating in business markets worldwide.”
Over the past five years, Tae has assisted and advised on nearly $100 million of acquisitions and transactions ranging from software services to health care organizations. Tae partners with organizations on both the buy-side and sale-side of corporate transactions and counsels clients through early-stage financing and general corporate matters.
In his work at Maynard Cooper, Tae leverages a range of professional experiences across industry and geography. His diverse professional background spans international relations, corporate marketing, and finance.
Tae served as an interpretation officer in the United States Air Force, supporting diplomatic efforts in Korea-US Joint Staff Security Talks and earning the U.S. Army Commendation Medal. Following his military service, Tae worked with a Chicago-based advertising agency and played a significant role in advancing the marketing and advertising of one of the firm’s top-tier clients, a high-grossing, internationally recognized chain restaurant. In addition, Tae worked in institutional equity for a leading multinational investment bank and financial services company, focusing his work on high-volume accounts and investments placed in the Northeast Asian market.
Tae’s cross-functional industry experience led him to pursue a career in the legal industry. He obtained his J.D. from Emory University School of Law, where he was involved with the Emory Business and Finance Society and the Asian Pacific American Law Students Association. Tae joins Maynard Cooper with five years of experience as a corporate associate at Atlanta-based law firms.