• Biography

    Simin Sun is an innovative problem solver with a reputation for providing high quality legal services and finding creative solutions to resolving difficult problems.

    Simin’s practice is primarily focused on mergers and acquisitions, cross border transactions, technology-based transactions, corporate securities and general corporate matters. He assists clients in connection with complex mergers and acquisitions (both on the buyer and seller side), especially those that contain a technology or international component and corporate securities matters, especially those that involve capital raises through public or private equity or debt. He has represented clients in transactions in a number of jurisdictions, including, US, China, Japan, Canada, Ireland, Norway, Turkey, Oman, Gabon, Cayman Islands, the British Virgin Islands and many more. Whether the client is a public or private company focused on energy, biotechnology, software, chemical manufacturing, or distribution, Simin is able to provide insightful legal advice to help a transaction reach a satisfactory conclusion for his clients.

    Simin is also an Ambassador for the Houston Bar Association. He is a member of the Houston Association for Corporate Growth and volunteers at The Center Houston, a non-profit that specializes in improving the lives of adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

    Selected Publications

    • "Sign & Consent: A Review of Customary Deal Terms in an Openlane Transaction" HBA Seminars Series, October 20, 2017
    • "Damages Limitations in NDAs and Confidentiality Agreements," co-author with Debra Hatter, January 2012.
  • Education and Clerkships

    • J.D., University of Pennsylvania Law School, 2011, Asian Pacific American Law School Students Association; East Asia Law Review, Associate Editor; Constitutional Law Review, Associate Editor
    • B.B.A., Corporate Finance and Business Honors Program, University of Texas at Austin, 2008
    • Judicial Intern, The Honorable Judge Lee H. Rosenthal, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas, Summer 2009
  • Admissions

    • Texas
  • Languages

    • Chinese (Mandarin)