Cheryl Chan
  1. Associate

Ms. Chan is an associate in Davis Polk’s Corporate Department, practicing in the Mergers and Acquisitions Group.

Work Highlights

  • Brookfield Business Partners on its $13.2 billion acquisition of the Power Solutions business of Johnson Controls
  • Williams on its $10.5 billion acquisition of all of the outstanding public common units of Williams Partners L.P.
  • SS&C Technologies on its $5.4 billion acquisition of DST Systems
  • Emerson on its $3.2 billion acquisition of the Valves & Controls business of Pentair
  • L Brands on the proposed separation of Victoria’s Secret
  • SUEZ on its $601 million sale of a minority interest in SUEZ Water Resources to PGGM
  • Pernix Therapeutics on its acquisition of assets of Orexigen Therapeutics in an auction conducted under Section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code
  • Shire on its acquisition of Foresight Biotherapeutics
  • Roche in its sale of its Florence, South Carolina manufacturing site to Patheon
  • Atairos in a series of transactions involving Learfield IMG College
  • Tailwind Capital Partners in the acquisition of AST
  • Comcast Corporation in its proposed transaction to acquire Time Warner Cable

Professional History

  • Davis Polk since 2012

Practice Focus

Bar Admissions

  • State of New York


  • A.B., Government, Harvard University, 2003
    • Phi Beta Kappa
    • summa cum laude
  • J.D., Harvard Law School, 2012
    • cum laude


  • Mandarin