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Chan PARK

Position

Partner
Avocat à la Cour, Member of the Luxembourg Bar, 2014 and the Brussels Bar, 1999

Education
2004 University of Pennsylvania Law School, Philadelphia, USA (LL.M.)
1999 Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium (licence en droit)
Languages

Speaks English, French, Korean

Associations

Chan is an active member of International Association of Korean Lawyers and serves as a Regional Governor for Europe. He is a member of the International Bar Association (IBA) and the American Bar Association (ABA).

Expertise

Chan has extensive experience in corporate and corporate finance transactions. His principal fields of activities are corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, cross-border reorganisation centred in Luxembourg, and implementation of complex corporate structures involving multiple jurisdictions. Chan regularly represents large groups of companies in the US, Europe, Asia, international financial institutions and private equity and venture capital houses in corporate and finance matters. He also has particular expertise in the coordination of multi-jurisdiction transactions involving foreign counsels and other advisors. Prior to joining MOLITOR, Chan worked with a major Benelux law firm in Brussels, as a senior associate, a Manhattan based law firm in New York City, as a foreign associate, a Big four firm in Luxembourg as a director and in another law firm in Luxembourg as a counsel.

Recommendations & Listings

Chan is recommended by The Legal 500 EMEA 2017, stating that "'professional and knowledgeable' team head Chan Park has significant experience handling cross-border transactions for funds and corporates. "Chambers Global and Europe, 2017 listed him for his expertise in Corporate and M&A. Sources say: "He is passionate, client-oriented, kind, punctual and professional. We are very satisfied with his work."

Related News & Publications

Reform of the Luxembourg Company Law – Issue #3 – Sociétés à Responsabilité Limitée

04 October 2016

This newsletter supplements the previous ones on the Luxembourg act reforming company law dated 10 August 2016, as published in the Luxembourg Official Gazette on 19 August 2016 and which came into force on 23 August 2016 (the “Law”), with respect to the main changes impacting the regime of Luxembourg private limited liability companies (sociétés […]

Reform of Luxembourg Company Law – Issue #2 – Sociétés Anonymes

10 August 2016

As anticipated in our newsletter of July 2016, on 13 July 2016 the House of Representatives (Chambre des Députés) passed an important set of amendments to Luxembourg company law, by approving the long-awaited draft bill of law No. 5730. This bill was adopted on 18 July 2016 (as the requirement of a “double approval” by […]

Reform of Luxembourg Company Law

30 July 2016

On 13 July 2016 the House of Representatives (Chambre des Députés) passed an important set of amendments to Luxembourg company law, by approving the long-awaited draft bill of law No. 5730. This bill was adopted on 18 July 2016. The new law, yet to be published in the Luxembourg Official Gazette, impacts mainly the Luxembourg […]

“RESA” – Amendments to the legal and regulatory framework applicable to the Trade and Companies Register

01 July 2016

On 24 March 2016, the Luxembourg Trade and Companies Register (Registre de Commerce et des Sociétés – “RCS”) issued Circular RCSL 16/01 concerning the main amendments to the legal and regulatory framework applicable to the Luxembourg Trade and Companies register (the “Circular”). The Law, the Grand-Ducal Regulation and the Ministerial Regulation came into force on […]

Entreprise Magazine: La société à responsabilité limitée simplifiée à 1 EUR

01 May 2015

Quelles réelles perspectives pour les entrepreneurs et start-up au Luxembourg? Ces dernières années, plusieurs pays membres de l’Union européenne, tels que la France avec l’EIRL (Entrepreneur Individuel à Responsabilité Limitée), la Belgique avec la SPRL-Starter ou encore l’Allemagne avec la Mini-GmbH, ont pris des mesures visant à rendre la création d’entreprise plus flexible.

A simplified version of the limited liability company: A boost for start-ups and small size entrepreneurs

01 February 2015

The Luxembourg Government finally decided to follow in the footsteps of its European neighbours and to simplify the formalities relating to company creation for SME entrepreneurs.

The Dispute Resolution and Litigation Review 2015

01 February 2015

The Dispute Resolution Review covers 48 countries and territories. Disputes have never respected national boundaries and the continued globalisation of business in the 21st century means that it is more important than ever before that clients and lawyers look beyond the horizon of their home jurisdiction.

Lending & Secured Finance

01 January 2015

A practical cross-border insight into lending and secured finance.

IFLR Insolvency and Corporate Reorganisation Report

01 January 2015

What reorganisation and bankruptcy processes are available for financially troubled debtors?

Retention of Title in an out of Insolvency

01 January 2015

Retinete An hos faciat publico non omnium existimaretur amicorum se.

A step towards transparency: bearer shares need to be registered

01 August 2014

By voting the bill No. 6625 on 16 July 2014 which became the law of 28 July 2014 regarding the immobilization of bearer shares, published in the Luxembourg Official Gazette (Mémorial) A No. 161, p. 2484 and seq., the Luxembourg law maker achieved its intention to comply with international standards on anti-money laundering obligations and […]

Amendments to the draft bill on the patrimonial foundation

01 July 2014

On 5 June 2014, the law bill No. 6595 on the patrimonial foundation (see, our Newsletter of August 2013) has been amended and a coordinated version has been published. The 15 amendments to the original law bill include the comments made by the Finance and Budget Commission (Commission des Finances et du Budget) and by […]

Paperjam édition mai 2014: La domiciliation au Luxembourg

02 May 2014

L’impact de la domiciliation sur l’économie luxembourgeoise est considérable. Sur la base d’une étude effectuée par le Haut Comité de la place financière au 31 décembre 2010, Deloitte estimait que le secteur représentait environ 2.400 emplois directs et que l’activité générait une valeur ajoutée estimée à 360 millions d’euros… Gros plan sur les principes de […]

The Environmental Responsibilities of a Company Officer

01 May 2014

In the collective consciousness, conducting a business means ensuring that a company is well run and taking important decisions on its behalf. That being said, managing a company also implies taking into account and anticipating as far as possible the legal aspects of the everyday management and attending to the legal obligations. If an officer […]

What they say about him

Corporate and M&A – Market Perception

Chambers Global 2017

Chambers Global 2017 ranked MOLITOR Avocats Luxembourg for their expertise in Corporate/M&A. Michel Molitor and Chan Park are included among the leading individuals and sources praised Chan Park, saying that: "He is passionate, client-oriented, kind, punctual and professional. We are very satisfied with his work.”

Banking & M&A – Market Perception

IFLR1000, 2017

IFLR1000, 2017 listed Chan Park as a Leading Lawyer in Banking & M&A. Clients say: “Chan Park has extensive experience in corporate and corporate finance transactions, M&A and cross-border restructuring. They describe him as being 'passionate', 'professional' and 'punctual'.