Catherine Pui Yiu Yuen

Catherine Yuen

Associate, New York


Catherine is a corporate associate based in New York. Catherine advises private, as well as publicly listed companies in a wide range of cross-border public and private M&A transactions and corporate governance matters, across the following sectors: energy and infrastructure, banking, private equity, media, consumer and healthcare. 

Catherine has worked in our New York, London and Hong Kong offices and has been on secondment with the legal team at De Beers Group, London. She is a dual-qualified lawyer, admitted to practice in New York and in England and Wales. 

Catherine holds a Bachelor of Arts in Law with French Law from the University of Oxford and completed the Legal Practice Course at the University of Law in London. 


Work highlights

  • Jagex Limited, a Carlyle portfolio company: advising on its acquisition of Pipeworks Studios.
  • Mainstream Renewable Power Limited: advising in its €1bn equity investment deal with the renewable energy investment company Aker Horizons.
  • Hg Capital and Montagu: advising on their sale of a stake in Visma to a consortium of investors including Hg Saturn 2 Fund, TPG, Warburg Pincus and CPPIB.
  • A “big tech” company: advising on its acquisition of a UK based start-up specializing in the development of artificial intelligence platforms.
  • Green Investment Group Limited: advising on its disposal of a 235MW onshore windfarm in central Sweden.
  • Carlyle Group: advising on its takeover of AIM-listed financial planner Harwood Wealth Management Group.
  • NatWest Group: advising on the execution of their UK ring-fencing reorganization.
  • Blackrock: advising with its corporate governance matters for a range of FTSE 100 companies.
  • Unilever plc: advising on its annual report review and other related corporate governance queries.