Emergent is pleased to announce that Chi-Ru Jou, a Columbia Law School alumna with over a decade of experience in high-stakes litigation relating to securities and the capital markets, has joined the firm. Super Lawyers has selected Chi-Ru as a Rising Star of the New York Metro region every year from 2013 to 2016. She has a virtually undefeated litigation record as a defense attorney and has successfully represented plaintiffs in a variety of cases affecting the financial industry.
Before joining Emergent, Chi-Ru was a partner in a corporate and securities boutique in midtown Manhattan. Over the course of her career, she has worked for several prominent New York and international law firms, including Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP. Her broad litigation background encompasses regulatory investigations and commercial, international, and intellectual property matters, as well as securities litigation.
Chi-Ru’s facility with structured finance and corporate organizational issues bolsters Emergent’s existing corporate and securities practice and expands the firm’s litigation capabilities in those areas. Her well-rounded background makes her a valuable asset for any litigation matter the firm may take on.
To find out how Chi-Ru and Emergent can help you, contact us.