Chen is a partner of Morrison & Foerster (International) LLP. His practice focuses on government and internal investigations, cross-border enforcement matters and commercial litigation. He has extensive experience advising on U.S. economic sanctions, anti-money laundering, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), securities and accounting fraud, and related governance and corporate compliance issues. Chen also has extensive experience conducting compliance due diligence and designing compliance programs for clients in connection with private equity portfolio investments, M&A and IPO transactions. He also has experience in U.S.-based civil litigation involving Asia-based defendants. In addition, Chen frequently guides corporate and financial institutions clients through risk management issues associated with state secrecy, data privacy and cross-border data export control.
His clients include major state-owned enterprises, multinational corporations and individuals from various industries including banking, life sciences, technology, entertainment, insurance, consumer retail and hospitality, with a particular focus on China and the Asia-Pacific region.
Chen has been recognized as a Future Leader in Investigations by Who’s Who Legal and Global Investigations Review in 2019 and 2020.