Jeong advises public and private clients on a variety of corporate transactions such as mergers and acquisitions, entity formation, and private equity investments.

In addition, Jeong provides counsel on matters such as corporate governance, real estate, and business agreements.

His practice spans various industries, with a focus on technology, manufacturing, professional services, and energy.

Prior to joining Pillsbury, Jeong was a corporate and real estate associate at a national law firm and in-house counsel in Seoul, Korea at a multinational consumer electronics corporation. 

Representative Experience

  • Represented CalPERS in the largest secondary sale transaction ever, which was a divestiture of $6 billion in private equity stakes from the fund’s $50 billion private equity portfolio.
  • Advised Nomura Research Institute, one of Japan’s leading research and consulting firms, in its purchase of Core BTS from Tailwind Capital.
  • Represented JSR Corporation, a multinational company headquartered in Tokyo, in its agreement to acquire Inpria Corporation, for $514 million.
  • Represented Brown & Toland Physicians in its collaboration with Altais.


  • J.D., University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law
    Dean’s Award in International Trade Law

    B.A., History, University of California, Berkeley
    Honors, High Distinction in General Scholarship, Phi Beta Kappa


  • California


  • Korean