Name: Rossana Chu
Firm Name: Yang & Yang Solicitors LLP
Jurisdiction: Hong Kong
Practice Area: M&A Law


Professional Biography:

Leaders in Law endorses Rossana Chu as our exclusively recommended M&A Law expert in Hong Kong. If you wish to get in touch with Rossana please use the contact information provided above.

  • Hong Kong IPO and Corporate Finance
  • Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)
  • Commercial Matters, Funds and Private Wealth
  • Restructuring, Insolvency and others
  • Labour, Employment and Workforce Restructuring
  • Compliance

Education

  • University of Hong Kong, LL.M.
  • City University of Hong Kong, PCLL
  • University of London, LL.B. (with Honours)
  • City University of Hong Kong, B.A. (with Honours)

Admission

  • Hong Kong
  • England and Wales (non-practising)

Languages

English, Mandarin and Cantonese.

Managing Partner

Rossana Chu has been practising law for more than 25 years.  She is known for her expertise across mergers and acquisitions, capital market transactions and corporate finance. She also advises on corporate restructuring, wealth management, insolvency and debt restructuring, private equity/venture capital investments with mainland China and Hong Kong elements, as well as on legal and regulatory compliance matters in relation to Hong Kong-listed companies.

Rossana is an award-winning lawyer, international accolades include: “Leading Individual” by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific (2023); “Highly Regarded Leading Lawyer” by IFLR1000 (2015-2022); “Winner in M&A Law Expert of the Year in Hong Kong” at the Global Law Experts Annual Awards (2022); “Winner in M&A Law Expert of the Year in Hong Kong” at The Lawyers Network Annual Awards (2022); “Award Winner in M&A Law Expert of the Year in Hong Kong” at Leaders in Law Global Awards (2022); “A-List – China’s Elite 100 Lawyers (Foreign Firms)” by China Business Law Journal (2020, 2021, 2023); “Finalist for Managing Partner of the Year” at the ALB Hong Kong Law Awards (2022); “The Highest Rated Lawyer to work with of the Year” by asialaw Client Service Excellence (2021); “Ranked Lawyer” by Legal Media 360 (2021), “Winner in Capital Markets for Hong Kong” at the Lexology Client Choice Awards (2019); “Commended External Counsel of the Year” by the In-House Community (2017 and 2021).

As the lead partner in a large-scale M&A transaction, Rossana led her team in winning the “Takeover Deal of the Year 2016 Award” by Lawyer Monthly. She was also recognised as an “Up and Coming” practitioner in the area of Private Equity: Buyouts (International Firms) in China by Chambers Asia-Pacific (2008 to 2013).  Rossana is an Arbitrator of China Guangzhou Arbitration Commission.

As a thought leader in the legal industry, Rossana has been recognised as a #Lexology Legal Influencer (Individual Expert) respectively in “Future of legal services – Cross-border” and “Corporate – Asia-Pacific” for Q1 2021, “Employment – Asia Pacific” for Q2 2021, and “Infrastructure – Asia-Pacific” for Q1 2022.

Firm Description:

Yang & Yang Solicitors LLP is a Hong Kong law firm dedicated to providing comprehensive and efficient legal services to clients. With rich experience, extensive professional knowledge, and licenses in multiple jurisdictions including Hong Kong, USA, Canada and England & Wales, the lawyers of Yang & Yang Solicitors LLP has established a global vision and is equipped to provide comprehensive and quality legal services.

Yang & Yang Solicitors LLP is currently in the process of forming an association with East & Concord Partners (pending application to the Law Society of Hong Kong and subsequent approval). The association will enable Yang & Yang Solicitors LLP to provide clients with services in Mainland China especially in the Greater Bay Area and help clients handle complex cross-border matters.

 

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