The core of Chi’s practice focuses on counseling and providing sound legal advice to business clients to build a solid foundation for future growth and success. She advises clients on transactional matters related to leases, acquisition and disposition, entity structuring and branding, trademark matters, vendor contracts, financing, private securities offerings and contract negotiation and review.
Chi represents clients in a variety of enterprises, including restaurants, bars and nightclubs, musicians, film producers, beauty salons, boutique retail stores, technology start-ups, real estate investors, and holistic wellness centers. She also has experience working with highly regulated industries such as credit unions, school districts and healthcare facilities.
As a former owner of music venues and entertainment focused establishments in Austin, Texas, Chi’s background as a business owner and exposure to Austin’s creative scene provides her with a unique perspective and practical experience in understanding and responding to the needs of her business clients. Chi earned her law degree from the University of Texas School of Law and is a Plan II Honors Program and Frank Denius Normandy Scholar Program graduate from the University of Texas at Austin.
She currently serves as Vice Chair of the Asian Pacific Interest Section of the State Bar of Texas and Membership Committee Co-Chair of the Austin Asian American Bar Association.AREAS OF PRACTICE:
- Business & Commercial Transactions
- Real Estate Transactions
- Texas, 2004
- The University of Texas School of Law, J.D.
- University of Texas, Austin, Texas
- B.A. Plan II and Art History
- Texas Bar
- Asian Pacific Interest Section of Texas Bar
- Austin Bar Association
- Business, Corporate and Tax Section
- Entertainment and Sports Law Section
- Austin Asian American Bar Association
- Greater Austin Asian Chamber of Commerce