Expertise and Professional Background
Monica Chu is a partner in our Hong Kong office, having joined from a leading offshore firm in 2009. She specialises in advising local and international financial institutions and onshore law firms on the BVI and Cayman Islands aspects of a wide range of secured and unsecured finance transactions, including acquisition finance, bond issues, project finance and property finance. She also advises on general corporate transactions (mergers and acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures, takeovers and restructurings) and acts as Cayman Islands counsel on Hong Kong Stock Exchange listings of Cayman Islands issuers.
Monica speaks English, Cantonese and Mandarin. She was named in Asia Legal Business’ Top 40 Under 40 list for 2016, an annual list which showcases 40 of the brightest young legal minds in Asia.
University of Hong Kong (Postgraduate Certificate in Law) 2003
London School of Economics (LLB) 2002
Hong Kong 2005
England and Wales 2006
British Virgin Islands 2010
“She is hardworking and responsive”. A client said of Monica in IFLR 1000 2018 directory lawyer rankings