Ku Yoo, Esq.

Partner
Memberships
  • Philadelphia Bar Association
  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Boston Bar Association
  • National Lawyers Guild
  • Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce
  • ONEin3 Boston - Advisory Council
  • Wesleyan University Alumni Association
Areas of Practice
  • Partnership/Corporate Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Litigation
Education
  • Boston University School of Law, Master of Laws in Taxation (2013)
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Juris Doctor (2007)
  • Wesleyan University, Bachelor of Arts in Classics (2000)
Bar Admission
  • Pennsylvania (2016)
  • New York (2009)
  • Massachusetts (2007)
Languages
  • English
  • Korean


Ku was born in Seoul, Korea and is currently leading the firm's Philadelphia office. Ku enjoys helping business people do business; beginning with business formation and incorporation, working through the growth of the business, dealing with acquisitions and sales, and finally helping with its exit strategies.

Ku represents clients who are investment funds (VC or PE) and their portfolio companies, startups, closely held and family businesses, investors, and high net-worth individuals, all in areas including manufacturing and supply, bio-tech, real estate, investment vehicles and funds. Ku advises clients with the internal corporate or partnership and LLC (limited liability company) matters. I advise clients with issues arising from day-to-day operations of the business to major transactions including sale, acquisition, or other changes and restructures. I also advise foreign companies doing business in the United States of America. I counsel my clients in corporate, business, real estate, and tax law.

Prior to attending law school, He was a teacher and a fundraiser. Aside from English, Ku speaks fluent Korean. On his free time, he enjoys playing soccer, hosting dinner parties, doodling on my guitar, and learning about wine. He lives with my wife and a dog in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Contact Ku on 215.315.0101