Aaron Chan

Pro Bono Associate, Asia – DLA Piper

As a pro bono associate in Asia Pacific, Aaron Chan assists the region’s Pro Bono Director with the management of the Firm’s pro bono projects in Asia. He also represents individual and corporate clients on contentious pro bono matters. This includes working to support our RainLily Legal Clinic, which assists women who have been subjected to sexual violence or sexual harassment in accessing compensation.

Prior to joining DLA Piper, Aaron received training and worked in a human rights litigation firm in Hong Kong. He has represented applicants in their asylum claims in various levels of Courts and tribunals, and intervened in arguably unlawful removal and detention of asylum seekers. Aaron has also advised and represented individual clients who experienced discrimination due to their gender, gender identities, sexual orientation, or disabilities to seek legal remedies. Some of the cases that Aaron has worked on have brought about systemic changes to the social system of Hong Kong