Paul Chen's practice focuses on advising companies, private equity funds and investor groups on US and cross-border corporate transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, leveraged-buyouts, direct investments, joint ventures (including formation of buyer consortiums) and divestitures.

Paul also advises clients on US securities law matters, including tender offers, going private transactions and capital raising activities. Paul has significant US and Asia transactional experience and regularly represents Asia-based investors on acquisitions and investments in the US and other parts of the world.

Paul has represented clients in a broad range of industries, including financial services, technology, media and Healthcare.

Paul has been involved in several recent private equity transactions, including the proposed acquisition of Forbes Media, the proposed sale of The Warranty Group, the proposed acquisition of Club Med, the acquisition of GeoVera Insurance, the acquisition of Alma Lasers and a minority investment in St. John Knits.