Katie Chan
  1. Associate

Ms. Chan is an associate in Davis Polk’s Litigation Department, resident in Hong Kong. Her practice focuses on complex regulatory matters, particularly within the banking and financial services industry. She has experience advising major banks and corporates in regulatory investigations and disciplinary and enforcement proceedings.

Ms. Chan is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

Work Highlights

Ms. Chan has advised:

  • International financial institutions and listed companies in responding to enquiries, investigations, disciplinary proceedings or court proceedings brought by regulators in Hong Kong, across various business aspects such as IPO sponsorships and short selling practice
  • International financial institutions and corporates regarding investigations across the Asia-Pacific region in relation to alleged or potential corrupt activities
  • An international financial institution in relation to employees’ professional misconduct and subsequent internal investigation and disciplinary proceedings
  • One of the defendants in a landmark criminal prosecution relating to alleged misconduct in public office involving a former senior Hong Kong government official

Professional History

  • Davis Polk since 2013

Practice Focus

Bar Admissions

  • Hong Kong


  • LL.B., Law, Durham University, 2011
  • PCLL, University of Hong Kong, 2013


  • Cantonese
  • Mandarin