Ming-Yee Lin advises public and private companies on corporate law matters. Ming-Yee started her career at an international law firm in California, where she advised clients in multimillion dollar real estate financings, property acquisitions, and mergers involving a wide range of real estate, including hotels, entertainment venues, condo buildings, gravel sites, ski resorts, and renewable energy facilities across the United States and abroad. She also advised on land use and environmental regulatory compliance issues in connection with these real estate and corporate transactions.
Prior to joining Jones Day in 2021, Ming-Yee served as a staff attorney at New Haven Legal Assistance Association (LAA) in Connecticut and worked with community organizers to co-create the Community Economic Justice unit. At LAA, she represented clients facing systemic barriers to economic stability and affordable housing and counseled unincorporated groups on entity formation, corporate governance, fiscal sponsorship, and other transactional matters. Ming-Yee and her colleagues were selected as Fellows of the Shriver Center on Poverty Law's 2019 Racial Justice Institute, a leadership program that equips and coordinates anti-poverty advocates to address the role that racism plays in causing and perpetuating poverty.
A native speaker of English and fluent in Japanese and Mandarin Chinese, Ming-Yee has experience working with colleagues and clients in all three languages.
- Yale University (J.D. 2013; B.A. summa cum laude 2010; Phi Beta Kappa)
- English, Japanese, and Mandarin Chinese