Ailsa Chau 

Associate – New York
T.+1 212 504 6438
200 Liberty Street
New York, NY 10281 V-CARD

Ailsa Chau is an associate in Cadwalader’s Global Litigation Group. She advises clients in a broad range of complex litigation matters in state and federal court, including business litigation, securities class actions, corporate governance, and shareholder activism issues.

Ailsa received her J.D. from Columbia Law School, where she served as an Executive Editor of the Columbia Science and Technology Law Review and completed an internship with the legal department of Coach, Inc.  Ailsa has also earned a Hon. B.A. in history and political science from the University of Toronto.  Ailsa is admitted to practice in the State of New York. 

Ailsa has been named by Super Lawyers as a 2020 New York Metro Rising Star.

Ailsa Chau 


  • New York


  • Columbia Law School
  • University of Toronto