Lucy (Yue) Zou represents issuers, investment banks and institutional investors and family offices. Her practice focuses on private placements and public offerings of securities, including exempt transactions under Regulation D and Regulation S, equity crowdfunding transactions under Regulation CF and Regulation A and registered offerings, including initial public offerings, follow-on offerings, registered direct offerings and similar transactions. Ms. Zou also assists firm clients with mergers and acquisitions, general corporate matters ranging from formation to the establishment of equity incentive plans, joint ventures and strategic agreements, general commercial transactions, corporate governance, and securities law compliance. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Zou worked in the legal department of a multi-national company located in Plano, Texas. During law school, she served as Chief Counsel in Civil and Consumer Clinic and worked as a research fellow in George W. Bush Presidential Center.
Ms. Zou obtained her Juris Doctor degree in 2019 and earned her LL.M. degree in 2016 from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law. She received her Bachelor of Laws degree from Shanghai University of Political Science and Law. Ms. Zou is admitted to practice law in the State of Texas.