Donna Wacker

Donna Wacker

Partner, Clifford Chance
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Donna Wacker is the co-head of Clifford Chance’s Asia Pacific regulatory practice and has more than 20 years’ litigation and regulatory experience in the Greater China region and across Asia.

Donna specialises in handling complex regulatory investigations (including investigations into cryptocurrency trading platforms, market misconduct, insider dealing, rate fixing, LIBOR, trading issues, structuring of financial products, fraud and misfeasance) and high-value ancillary litigation (including mis-selling claims and claims for unfair dismissal) for a range of financial institutions, intermediaries, funds and corporates. Donna routinely advises on high-stakes multi-jurisdictional, multi-regulator investigations, where the focus is on both the institution and its senior management.

Donna is ranked highly in Chambers and Partners for litigation and contentious regulatory work. She is similarly well regarded in The Legal 500, IFLR1000 and is recognised as a Global Leader for Investigations by Who’s Who Legal. She is the chairperson of the Hong Kong Law Society’s Overseas Lawyers Qualification Committee and a founding member of the International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation, Hong Kong Chapter.

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