Biography

Donna is a partner in the Hong Kong Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice and is the head of the Hong Kong Contentious Regulatory Group.  She is admitted in Hong Kong, Australia and England & Wales and has been practising in Asia since 1999.

Donna advises on contentious and advisory regulatory matters and complex litigation with an emphasis on the financial services industry. Donna's experience extends across advising banks, alternative investment funds, brokerages and listed companies in a wide range of regulatory matters and investigations by regulators across Asia, including investigations into insider dealing and market manipulation, short selling, other forms of market manipulation, rate fixing, short selling, algorithmic trading issues, IPO sponsor work and a range of system and control issues.  Donna is also currently advising on a number of litigation matters involving alleged misselling of derivatives and other structured products.  Donna also leads the firm's contentious insolvency practice and is advising a number of financial institutions in respect of their resolution planning activities.