Katherine Ke

Registered Foreign Lawyer (New York)

Hong Kong, China Hong Kong SAR

Katherine's practice area focuses on cross-border financing transactions, asset finance and the aviation sector.

Katherine has more than 15 years' experience representing PRC and global lenders, lead arrangers, sponsors and corporates in a range of PRC inbound and outbound financing transactions including general syndicated loans, project finance, structured finance, trade finance and receivables finance.

Katherine also has extensive experience representing PRC and international lessors and financiers in the leasing and financing of commercial aircraft and business jets, portfolio purchase and sale, purchase orders and commercial agreements with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs).

She has been named as a Leading Lawyer in Aviation Finance by Chambers Asia Pacific since 2017. Clients describe her as "a very professional and responsible partner. She understands what the clients need and always provides very thoughtful advice and comments." and “very commercial and possessing deep knowledge of the PRC market”.

Katherine is admitted in England and Wales and the State of New York, United States. She speaks native Mandarin and fluent English. She has also passed the PRC bar exam.

Katherine graduated from Fudan University and Stanford Law School.