Iris Chiu is an Executive Director in the Legal and Compliance Division at Morgan Stanley and is the head of the M&A legal coverage group for the Investment Banking Division in the Americas. She previously practiced corporate law at Davis Polk & Wardwell, specializing in mergers and acquisitions, and clerked for the Honorable Nina Gershon in U.S. District Court in the Eastern District of New York. Ms. Chiu is a graduate of Dartmouth College, A.B., magna cum laude (Phi Beta Kappa) and received her J.D. from Yale Law School, where she served as an Articles Editor for the Yale Law & Policy Review. She is a member of the M&A Committee of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York.