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Rossana Chu is the managing partner of LC Lawyers. With more than 20 years of legal experience and deep knowledge and skills, she represents multinational and Chinese corporations, securities firms, banks, fund clients, and families and individuals in their domestic and overseas financial and commercial legal matters.
Chu is an accolade-winning practitioner in her areas of practice. She was awarded a “Highly Regarded Leading Lawyer in the Mergers & Acquisitions, Capital Markets: Equity, Private Equity as well as Restructuring and Insolvency” practices (2021), and a “Highly Regarded Leading Lawyer in Financial & Corporate Law” (2015-2020) by IFLR1000. She was also “Shortlisted for Restructuring and Insolvency” (2019) for the Euromoney Legal Media Group Asia Women in Business Law Awards. Chu has been consistently recognised by Legal 500 Asia Pacific as the “Recommended Lawyer in the areas of Capital Markets (Equity) (Hong Kong) (2015 to 2018) and Corporate (including M&A) (Hong Kong) (2016 to 2018)”. She was named as “Commended External Counsel of the Year 2017” by the In-House Community. 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).
Chu was appointed as an arbitrator of China Guangzhou Arbitration Commission. She is also a member of The Hong Kong Institute of Directors, and an affiliate member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants of the United Kingdom. She has frequently been interviewed by well-known international legal publications, and has also contributed to the research of different legal aspects by writing specialised articles.