2007 | Frankfurt University, Germany | LL.M., Finance of EU
1998 | Law School of Shandong University | LL.B.
2017 until now | Hylands Law Firm, Shanghai Office | Partner
2012-2017 | Shanghai Zhongxia Xubo Law Firm | Partner
2011 -2012 | Standard Chartered Bank of Shanghai | Senior Legal Counsel
2007-2009 | China Desk of the Frankfurt Office, Hengerler Mueller Law Firm | PRC lawyer
2002-2006 | Shanghai Oriental Justice Law Firm | Partner
2000 -2002 | Shanghai Xiaoxin Law Firm | Paralegal & Associate
2001 | Qualified as China lawyer
2013 | Advised an Australian biotechnology research and development institute (the Client) on establishing a WFOE in China, obtaining local governmental funds for the WFOE, looking for Chinese investors; conducted due diligence on potential investors; negotiated on behalf of the Client with the investors and drafted and reviewed the transaction documents; provided advice on setting up holding company in Hong Kong and structuring IP protection.
2014 | Advised an Australian investment consultant company on establishing a WFOE in Shanghai.
2012 | Provided advice on spin-off of a joint venture company co-held by a public listed Chinese company and a German company with respect to valuation of the stocks, compensation for the Chinese shareholder, closing of IP and drafting the documents of the transaction, in particular, the settlement of the employees.
2013 | Provided advice on sale of the shares of a joint venture company held by a Chinese company and in particular, transferring the granted land of the joint venture company into transferrable land.
2015 | Advised a German company on bankruptcy and liquidation of its Chinese subsidiary.
2013 | Advised a large state-owned entity on its acquisition of a Finnish valve company. The transaction was closed with expected outcome after three years.
2012-2017 | Advise banks, large state-owned entities, public listed companies in China and individuals on commercial lawsuits.