About USC Gould
USC Gould is a top-ranked law school with a 120-year history and reputation for academic excellence. We are located on the beautiful 228-acre USC University Park Campus, just south of downtown Los Angeles.
Learn about our interdisciplinary curriculum, experiential learning opportunities and specialized areas.
USC Gould helps prepare you for a stellar legal career. You can pursue a JD degree, one of our numerous graduate and international offerings, or an online degree or certificate.
Participate in an unparalleled learning experience with diversity of people and thought. Get involved in the law school community and participate in activities that enhance your studies.
We work closely with students, graduates and employers to support successful career goals and outcomes. Our overall placement rate is consistently strong, with 94 percent of our JD class employed within 10 months after graduation.
Our faculty is distinguished for its scholarship, as well as for its commitment to teaching. Our 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio creates an intimate and collegial learning environment.
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Lecturer in Law699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA
Last Updated: August 17, 2022
Arthur Yoon is a corporate attorney advising companies and senior management in a wide range of industries, including technology, information and Internet (gaming and interactive), health care and life sciences, real estate, and consumer products, with respect to mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, business financing, strategic relationships, corporate partnering, and intellectual property protection. In the representation of businesses, he has managed a broad range of sophisticated commercial transactions and led cross-functional teams in connection with business growth initiatives, enterprise risk management, complex commercial projects, strategic alliances, sales and purchases of assets, and contested transactions.
Yoon has practiced as senior counsel in the corporate, M&A and securities practice groups at highly respected law firms, including a Global 100 law firm. He has also served as in-house counsel at Internet companies and as a manager in the Mergers & Acquisitions Advisory Group of PricewaterhouseCoopers. He previously served as a trial attorney in the tax division of the U.S. Justice Department in Washington, D.C., where he received the U.S. Justice Department Outstanding Attorney award. Yoon has held leadership roles at nonprofit organizations advancing diversity leadership in government and the legal profession.
Yoon earned an LLM from Georgetown University Law Center, a JD from Southwestern Law School, and a BS from the University of Southern California.
FACULTY IN THE NEWS
Clare Pastore was interviewed about how elite law schools push students onto a 'conveyor belt' to Big Law firms. "It certainly can appear to students that everyone is getting on that conveyor belt," she said. "And they think, 'I don't know what else is out there. I think I should get on, too.'"
D. Daniel Sokol
“The UK Can Be Start-Up Nation 2.0,” Kings College, United Kingdom.
D. Daniel Sokol
"The UK Can Be Start-Up Nation 2.0 if it Regulates Wisely," Op-Ed in NASDAQ, May 2, 2022.
Dorothy S. Lund
"Asset Managers as Regulators," University of Chicago Law School Faculty Workshop.