Nathan (Nate) Bush advises clients in internal investigations, government enforcement actions, and compliance matters in Asia. He was based in Beijing from 2004 through 2012, and has covered Asia from Singapore since 2013. Nate pioneered antitrust practice in China, and guides clients through anti-bribery and anticorruption (ABAC) risks in Asia's dynamic markets.

Investigations and Compliance: Nate represents companies and individuals in internal investigations and enforcement actions involving violations of the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and other ABAC laws, as well as securities fraud, market misconduct, money laundering, and fraud offenses. He has conducted internal investigations throughout China and Southeast Asia. He advises on compliance program implementation and dawn raids, and compliance aspects of M&A and capital markets transactions.

Antitrust and Competition: Nate advises on antitrust merger notifications, compliance strategies, and enforcement risks under Asia’s evolving competition regimes. He leads innovative multi-jurisdictional approaches to antitrust regulatory inquiries, litigation, and policy advocacy, and represents clients in US merger review and antitrust litigation matters.

Trade, Sanctions, and Export Controls: Nate counsels clients on compliance with economic sanctions and export controls. He has advised clients on US and Chinese trade remedy proceedings, and in a successful WTO challenge to Chinese market access restrictions in the media sector.

He has served as co-chair of Legal and IP Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce in Singapore (2017-2019) and as Legal Committee Chairman (2008) and General Counsel (2009-2011) of the American Chamber of Commerce in China.