Former Heller Partner David Chu Joins Dechert in Hong Kong

David Chu has joined law firm Dechert as a partner in its Hong Kong office.  Chu, who was previously a partner with Heller Ehrman in Hong Kong, will join Dechert’s white-collar and securities litigation practice, Asia Legal Business reports.

Dechert Chairman Barton J. Winokur stated that “David Chu’s presence will significantly enhance our capability to assist our multinational clients with investigations relating to activities in Asia and cross-border litigation, and also will boost our ability to advise existing clients in the region on litigation in the US and Hong Kong.” The firm opened the Hong Kong office in 2008, and it is now up to an 18-person team.

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