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Jonathan K. Chang
Counsel - Registered Foreign Lawyer

Mr. Chang is counsel in Davis Polk’s Litigation Department, currently practicing as a Registered Foreign Lawyer in Hong Kong. He represents clients in a wide variety of criminal, regulatory and civil litigation matters. His recent matters include representing global financial institutions in connection with criminal and regulatory investigations arising from the global financial crisis as well as sanctions and anti-money laundering compliance, and representing defendants in civil securities fraud, complex commercial  and professional liability litigations before trial and appellate courts.


  •  2016 Jeremy G. Epstein Award for Outstanding Pro Bono Service, City Bar Justice Center

Professional History

  • Davis Polk since 2006
  • Law Clerk, Hon. Frederic Block, U.S. District Court, E.D. New York, 2007-2008


  • Davis Polk & Wardwell
    Hong Kong Solicitors
    The Hong Kong Club Building
    3A Chater Road, 18/F
    Hong Kong
    P: +852 2533 1028
    F: +852 2533 4328

Practice Focus

Bar Admissions

  • State of New York
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, E.D. New York
  • U.S. District Court, S.D. New York
  • Hong Kong Law Society - Registered


  • B.A., Political Science, UC Berkeley, 2002
  • J.D., New York University School of Law, 2006
    • magna cum laude
    • Order of the Coif
    • Staff Editor, Annual Survey of American Law


  • Cantonese
  • Mandarin