Michelle Au is an associate in the Corporate & Securities practice in Mayer Brown's Hong Kong office. Her practice focuses on capital markets transactions and covers public and private mergers and acquisitions, global offerings of equity securities, corporate governance and regulatory compliance matters.

Michelle is admitted in Hong Kong and speaks fluent English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Cantonese


  • Advised leading financial institutions in the making of a voluntary conditional cash offer to acquire the entire issued share capital of a leading outdoor advertisement agency in China listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, and to cancel all its outstanding options, with an aggregate offer value of approximately HK$3.8 billion.
  • Advised offeror, financial adviser and offeree company on eight public takeover transactions including privatisations and general offers.
  • Advised four listed companies on company secretarial, corporate governance and compliance matters on a regular basis.
  • Advised issuer, sponsor, bookrunner, lead manager and underwriters on four initial public offerings.


City University of Hong Kong, PCLL

City University of Hong Kong, LLB


  • Hong Kong