James Chang focuses on public and private cross-border M&A, corporate governance, securities law and leveraged finance. He regularly advises acquirers, sellers, boards, management and sponsors in M&A transactions as well as related debt and equity financings.

James also has wealth of experience advising investors and companies on pre-IPO investments, as well as advising leading corporations and investment funds on US securities regulations and corporate governance matters. James' practice involves a wide range of sectors including technology, media, telecommunications, healthcare, pharmaceutical, energy and manufacturing.

In recent years, James has worked on a number of high profile cross-border acquisitions involving Chinese and other non-US buyers acquiring US targets. He also actively advises multinationals in their acquisition and investment activities in China.