Bin Hu Karg is a founding partner of VCL Law LLP. Her practice focuses on representing technology, life sciences and growth business enterprises at all stages of development, guiding them from inception into fund raising and eventually exiting through IPOs or mergers and acquisitions. She acts as an outside general counsel to start-ups, and as they expand, continues to serve their increasingly sophisticated legal needs. Her areas of expertise include venture financings, equity and debt private placements, public offerings, corporate governance, SEC compliance, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, licensing and technology transactions and other corporate and securities law matters.
Ms. Karg has a decade of experience in both private and public financings and in advising enterprises as well as investors. She started her legal career at Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, a premier Wall Street law firm, where she represented corporate and financial institution clients across a broad range of capital markets transactions, including IPOs and other equity offerings, and investment-grade, high-yield and convertible debt offerings. She later joined Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, P.C., an international law firm headquartered in Silicon Valley, where she advised emerging growth companies and public companies on venture financings, private equity transactions and SEC registered offerings.
Ms. Karg is also recognized for her extensive experience in cross-border transactions. Having counseled buyers and investors in investments and acquisitions in Asia and Europe, Ms. Karg is well positioned to be a trusted advisor to her clients in carrying out their global strategies.
Ms. Karg earned a J.D. from Columbia Law School, an L.L.M. from New York University School of Law, and an L.L.B. from Beijing Foreign Studies University School of Law. Ms. Karg is admitted to practice law in New York and Texas. Ms. Karg’s working languages are English and Chinese. She can also carry on basic conversations in German.
Venture Capital & Emerging Companies
Mergers & Acquisitions
- Life Sciences & Healthcare
- Mergers & Acquisitions
New York State Bar
Texas State Bar
JD, Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar, Columbia Law School
LLM, New York University School of Law
LLB, Beijing Foreign Studies University
English, Mandarin, German