M.K. Kang

Associate, New York



M.K. is an associate in the Mergers and Acquisitions group and is resident in the New York office. He represents corporate clients and private equity funds in domestic and global mergers, acquisitions and equity investments in a broad range of industries.

Bars and Courts
New York
University of Chicago Law School
Cornell University


Experience includes:

Representation of Quad-C Management, Inc., a private equity firm, in its sale of Krayden, Inc., a leading distributor of specialty adhesives, sealants and coatings, to Audax Private Equity.

Representation of Apollo-backed Riverbed Holdings, Inc., a leading IT solutions provider, on its sale to Vector Capital.

Representation of Tigo Energy, Inc., a leading provider of intelligent solar and energy storage solutions on its reverse triangular merger with Roth CH Acquisition IV Co. (NASDAQ: ROCG) based on a $600 million pre-money equity value.

Representation of NovaQuest Capital Management LLC in its acquisition of Spectra Medical Devices, Inc., a leading manufacturer of procedural needles and distributor of generic injectable drug products.

Representation of Toys "R" Us on WHP Global's significant minority investment in and strategic partnership with TRU Kids Parent LLC, parent company to the Toys "R" Us and Babies "R" Us brands.

Representation of Soaring Eagle Acquisition Corp. (NASDAQ: SRNG), a SPAC, in its US$15 billion business combination with Ginkgo Bioworks, Inc., a synthetic biology company, which uses technology to program cells for a potentially wide variety of uses, including fragrances and sweeteners, as well as mRNA vaccines and animal-free proteins.

Representation of Falcon Capital Acquisition Corp. (NASDAQ: FCAC), a SPAC, in its US$3.9 billion business combination with Sharecare, Inc., a digital health company based in Georgia.

Representation of Macquarie Infrastructure Corp. in its US$2.685 billion sale of International-Matex Tank Terminals, a bulk liquid terminals business, to Riverstone Holdings LLC.

Representation of Harvest Partners, L.P. in its acquisition of Granicus and its subsidiaries, a provider of online services to government agencies, for US$1.425 billion. 

Representation of Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiaries in the US$825 million sale of the vehicle leasing and fleet management solutions businesses operated by its wholly-owned subsidiary, Donlen Corp., to an affiliate of Athene Holding Ltd., a leading financial services company, pursuant to Sections 105, 363 and 365 of the Bankruptcy Code.

Representation of Landcadia Holdings II, Inc. (NASDAQ: LCA), a SPAC, in its US$745 million acquisition of Golden Nugget Online Gaming, Inc. (GNOG), one of the nation's leading online casinos, from Landry's Fertitta LLC, part of the Landry's group of restaurant and hospitality businesses.

Representation of B. Riley Principal Merger Corp. II (NYSE: BMRG), a SPAC, in its business combination with Eos Energy Services LLC, a manufacturer of zinc hybrid cathode battery energy storage systems, for US$550 million.

Representation of Quad-C Management, Inc., a private equity firm, in its acquisition of Village Gourmet Holdco, LLC and its subsidiaries, specialty producers of fine meat and snacking options.

Representation of Lumos Investment Holdings LP and its subsidiary PRO Unlimited Global Netherlands, B.V. in the acquisition of 100 percent of the shares in the Brainnet group, a Netherlands-based Managed Service Provider. Our advice included a reinvestment by certain sellers and key employees of Brainnet into Lumos Investment Holdings LP as well as acquisition financing.