Alisa Chak is a corporate associate and a member of the Investment Management Group.

Her practice focuses on advising sponsors of, and institutional investors in, private funds, co-investment vehicles and separate managed accounts, covering various strategies and sectors including infrastructure, energy and real estate. Ms. Chak’s recent experience includes acting for clients such as Oaktree Capital Management and Vinci Partners.

Ms. Chak joined Debevoise in 2018. She is qualified to practice law in Australia. Before joining Debevoise, she practiced as an associate at a leading international law firm in Australia, specializing in funds formation (acting for both sponsors and investors), funds-related mergers and acquisitions, and joint venture arrangements. In 2017, Ms. Chak was a legal consultant at J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. in Australia.

Ms. Chak received an LL.B. with Distinction and a B.Com. from the University of Western Australia in 2011.


  • University of Western Australia, 2011, LL.B. (Distinction)
  • University of Western Australia, 2011, B.Com

Bar Admissions

  • Western Australia
  • New York