BAM Ventures

Managing Director

Years with firm: 3

Richard Jun is a co-founder of the Los Angeles based venture capital firm that he started with Brian Lee, a serial angel investor and the co-founder of LegalZoom, Shoedazzle and Honest Co. Prior to BAM, Jun served on Shoedazzle’s senior management team as its general counsel and helped orchestrate the merger of the company with its largest competitor at the end of 2013. Previously, Jun headed the corporate practice at Lee Tran and Liang, a boutique downtown Los Angeles law firm. He has extensive experience in all facets of transactional law having served as outside corporate counsel to a variety of companies across a multitude of industries and stages of growth. He was also the head attorney and lead business development executive at the U.S. division of a prominent South Korean entertainment conglomerate. Jun received an AB with honors from Harvard University, and a JD from the Columbia University School of Law.

Industry specialization: Consumer goods.

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