Hong Kong – Sidley Austin LLP announced today that Constance Choy, partner in its Hong Kong office, has been elected to its Management Committee effective immediately. Sidley’s Management Committee works in concert with its Executive Committee to govern the affairs of the firm.
Ms. Choy has been a partner with Sidley for 18 years. She has been a member of the firm’s Executive Committee since 2008. She is the managing partner of the Asia Pacific region and leads Sidley’s China Corporate and Finance practice.
“In our work together on the Executive Committee and throughout her tenure with the firm, Constance has continuously demonstrated strong leadership skills and an inherent ability to think outside the box to create strategic solutions,” said Larry Barden, chair of Sidley’s Management Committee. “She is a talented professional who has earned the respect of her colleagues and clients alike. I’m looking forward to working alongside her in this new role.”
In addition to the responsibilities related to her leadership positions with Sidley, Ms. Choy maintains an active practice. Her practice spans securities, M&A, secondary equity and equity-linked offerings, public company takeovers and reverse takeovers, and the restructurings of listed companies.
“It is an honor to have been elected to serve on Sidley’s Management Committee and I am excited about what the future holds for our firm,” said Ms. Choy. “I look forward to helping shape the firm’s strategic direction across our global footprint.”
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