Ellie Y. Kang


Ellie Y. Kang


New York | Three Bryant Park, 1095 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY, United States of America 10036-6797
+1 212 641 5634 | +1 212 698 3599


Ellie Y. Kang (formerly Young Eun Lee) focuses her practice on employee benefits and executive compensation matters.

Prior to joining Dechert, Ms. Kang served as a volunteer attorney for the National Center for Law and Economic Justice.

  • Bryn Mawr College, B.A., 2005, summa cum laude, 2005, recipient of the Jeanne Quistgaard Memorial Prize in Economics and the Gertrude Taylor Slaughter Fellowship
  • Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University, J.D., 2009, Articles Editor of the Cardozo Journal of Law and Gender, recipient of the Dean’s Merit Scholarship, Legal Intern at U.S. Federal Trade Commission’s Northeast Regional Office (Fall 2007), Judicial Intern at U.S. Court of International Trade, Honorable Richard K. Eaton (Spring 2008)
  • Georgetown University Law Center, LL.M., Taxation, 2011, with Distinction, 2011, State and Local Tax Symposium Editor of The Tax Lawyer
  • Georgetown University Law Center, Certificate, Employee Benefits Law, 2011
  • New York
  • Korean
  • French
  • Section of Taxation, American Bar Association
  • National Asian Pacific American Bar Association