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Jessica Chu

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Biography

Jessica Chu is an associate in our Los Angeles office practicing in the firm's Tax and Joint Ventures groups. She advises clients on the tax consequences of various transactions, including debt and equity restructurings and divestitures. Jessica also has experience structuring, negotiating and documenting complex joint ventures and business transactions.

Prior to joining Allen Matkins, Jessica was an associate in the transaction advisory services (M&A) group of a Big 4 accounting firm in Los Angeles. Jessica in proficient in Mandarin Chinese.

Education

Jessica received her B.A. in political science and economics, with a minor in English from the University of California, Los Angeles, in 2009. In 2013, she received her J.D. and Master of Business Tax at University of Southern California. While at USC, she was the Senior Content Editor of the Southern California Interdisciplinary Law Journal and published “Filling a Nonexistent Gap: Benefit Corporations and the Myth of Shareholder Wealth Maximization,” 22 S. CAL. INTERDISC. L.J. 155 (2013). Jessica also served as an extern for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California.

Bar Admissions

  • California