Monica Chan is an associate in the firm’s Securities Litigation, Securities Enforcement, and Investigations + White Collar groups, focusing her practice on securities litigation and investigations.

Ms. Chan has represented clients in both internal and government-facing investigations before the U.S. Department of Justice, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, and the New York State Attorney General’s Office in response to allegations of accounting fraud, corruption, and bribery. She has advised numerous clients on their compliance programs and on matters relating to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.  She has also represented public companies and their officers and directors in securities class actions and shareholder demands.

Before joining MoFo, Ms. Chan was an associate at an AmLaw 100 firm in New York City.

Ms. Chan received her J.D. with honors from the University of Chicago Law School where she served as the Comments Editor for The Chicago Journal of International Law. She received her B.A. cum laude in psychology with a minor in computer science and legal studies from the University of Rochester.

Ms. Chan is a native Mandarin speaker and is fluent in Cantonese. She is admitted to practice in New York.

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