• Biography

    Brian Sung is a member of the Financial Transactions (Derivatives) Practice Group in Haynes and Boone’s New York office. He concentrates his practice in the areas of derivatives, commodities, prime brokerage, structured equity/margin lending, cryptocurrency financing and other alternative investments. He represents banks, hedge funds and other financial institutions, borrowers, institutional investors and other corporate entities, as well as cryptocurrency trading entities and funds in connection with a variety of derivatives, hedging, structured products, repos, securities lending, margin loan, structured equity financing, commodities and other financing transactions and in providing related regulatory and interpretive advice. Brian received his bachelor’s degree from Dartmouth College and his juris doctor from Columbia Law School.

    Brian also has experience working on a broad range of finance, M&A, private equity, securities and restructuring transactions.

    Professional Recognition

    • Recognized as a Rising Star in Derivatives and Structured Products by Legal 500 U.S., 2020
  • Education and Clerkships

    • J.D., Columbia Law School, 2000, Managing Editor, Journal of Transnational Law; Parker Certificate (Achievement in International Law)
    • A.B., Economics and Government, Dartmouth College, 1997
  • Admissions

    • New York
  • Languages

    • Korean
    • Spanish