Experience

    • Capital Group in its acquisition of an equity stake in Intas Pharmaceuticals, one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in India, from ChrysCapital, an India-focused private equity firm.
    • Capital International in its approximately $200 million acquisition of a minority stake in Mankind Pharma, an Indian pharmaceutical company.
    • AXA in the sale of its mandatory pension business in Hong Kong to the Principal Financial Group.
    • A major U.S. financial services company in an ICC arbitration seated in Hong Kong, in a dispute worth over US$500 million concerning a significant corporate transaction.
    • A major consumer products company in an investigation into the use of third parties in Asia.
    • Directors of a large Hong Kong-listed Chinese Company in advice relating to a SFC inquiry.
    • Syniverse, a Carlyle Group portfolio company, in its $290 million acquisition of Aicent.
    • A professional services firm in a review of hiring practices in India.
    • U.S. and UK Investment Banks in advice relating to updating their compliance policies.
    • An aviation services company in advice relating to FCPA compliance in Asia.
    • A major consumer products company in an investigation into the use of third parties in Southeast Asia.
    • A major international insurance and financial services company in a review of interactions with regulators in Asia.
    • A manufacturing complain in advice relating to establishing operations in China.
    • A large integrated oil & gas company in a review of issues related to questionable payments in Asia and Africa.
    • A U.S.-based engineering contractor in a review of questionable payments in Asia and Africa.
    • A multinational financial services company in a review of marketing practices in China.
    • A major U.S. financial services company in an investigation of a Chinese joint venture partner.
    • A multinational service corporation in a review of business practices in China.
    • Siemens’s Audit Committee in a worldwide investigation into possible corrupt payments to government officials leading to an early settlement with the U.S. and German authorities.
    • A European engineering contractor in a review of questionable payments in North Africa and the Middle East.
    • A major film studio in an arbitration of a licensing dispute.
    • A large healthcare company in an insider trading investigation.
    • A Big Four accounting firm in an accounting fraud inquiry.
    • A prominent art collector in disputed works of art.
    • A major insurance company in multiple sales practices inquires.
    • A major U.S. healthcare company in an insider trading investigation.
    • Various international private equity funds in due diligence on potential targets in Asia and Latin America.
    • A major insurance company in securities and employment-related arbitration and associated litigation.

Education

  • New York University School of Law, 2000, J.D.
  • Saint Louis University, 1997, B.A.