Melissa Chen is an associate in the corporate transactional group at LKP. Ms. Chen represents start-up, emerging growth and middle market companies and investors in connection with equity and debt financing transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate matters.
Prior to joining LKP, Ms. Chen was an associate in the Capital Markets Practice at WongPartnership LLP, one of the Big Four law firms in Singapore, where she worked on IPOs and secondary listings.
Ms. Chen is a member of the State Bar of California and New York, and is also admitted to the Singapore Bar. She received her Bachelor of Laws from the National University of Singapore in 2008, and her Master of Laws from the University of Southern California Gould School of Law in 2012, where she finished in the top 10% of her class. Ms. Chen is fluent in Mandarin.