• Representation of board of directors of a credit card company in defense of derivative litigation in the Northern District of Illinois.
    • Representation of bio-pharmaceutical companies and their officers and directors in securities class action and derivative suits in the Southern District of New York and Southern District of Indiana.
    • Representation of a chemical product manufacturer and its officers and directors in securities class action suit in the Southern District of New York.
    • Representation of renewable energy company and certain directors and officers in securities class action and related derivative actions alleging misrepresentations regarding company’s technology.
    • Representation of board of directors of Chinese-based company in connection with a derivative action and merger litigation in the District of Delaware.
    • Representation of CEO of leading provider of cloud based HR solutions in connection for breaches of fiduciary duty in Delaware Chancery Court.
    • Representation of former CFO of large shipping company in defense in SEC investigation.
    • Representation of special litigation committee of large oil and gas company in derivative litigation.

     

    • The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A., 2004, Highest Honors, Phi Beta Kappa, Morehead Scholar
    • University of North Carolina School of Law, J.D., 2009, Editor in Chief of the North Carolina Journal of International Law & Commercial Regulation
    • Illinois
    • New York
    • Supreme Court of the United States
    • United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
    • United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
    • United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
    • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
    • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
    • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
    • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
    • What Was Up With All the Securities Class Actions Targeting Non-U.S. Issuers Last Year? — Law.com (March 15, 2021) 
    • How I Made Partner: Dechert's Angela Liu  Law.com (February 20, 2020) 
    • 2020 Developments in Securities Fraud Class Actions Against Non-U.S. Issuers — Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance (March 23, 2021)
    • Recent Trends in US Securities and Derivative Litigation — Financier Worldwide (June 1, 2021)

     

    • United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, Honorable John R. Gibson
    • Leadership Council on Legal Diversity – 2018 Fellow
    • Law Alumni Association Board Member – UNC School of Law
    • Alumni Engagement Committee - UNC School of Law (Co-Chair)
    • Judicial Clerkship Committee - UNC School of Law
    • National Asian Pacific American Bar Association
    • Planning Committee, ABA Judicial Division Bench & Bar Academy
    • Law360's Securities Litigation Editorial Advisory Board
    • The Ever Shifting Landscape of Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPAC) – ACC NY Webinar (April 27, 2021) 
    • Recent Developments: Securities Fraud Actions Against Life Sciences Companies - Webinar (March 4, 2021)
    • NACD Advanced Director Professionalism  A Price Worth Paying – Chicago, IL (June 18, 2019)
    • Risk Management and Recent Trends in Securities Fraud Litigation Against Life Sciences Companies  — Professional Liability Underwriting Society (April 2019) 
    • A Term in Review:  An Overview of Key Supreme Court Decisions from the 2015 Term & Thoughts about the Upcoming Term (November 29, 2016)
    • Tipping the Scales: A Women in Law Symposium — Women in Law, Chapel Hill, NC (March 22, 2016)