Joined JunHe in 2004, Ms. Chen Wei has rich experience in the areas of M&A, PE/VC investment and capital market. Ms. Chen also has extensive industry knowledge in the sectors of TMT (especially ICT and communication infrastructure such as datacenter, cloud services and satellite services), energy, financial services and life science.
Ms. Chen has represented many multinational companies, PE and buy-out funds and SOEs in a variety of industries including telecom/Internet, energy, real estate, financial services, pharmaceutical, medical device, aviation, mining, automobile and manufacturing.
Ms. Chen has handled a great deal of high-profile and complex projects. Ms. Chen’s structure design and drafting strength as well as good business sense make her services valuable to her clients.
Ms. Chen has established herself as an innovative attorney while serving clients in challenging projects. She was creative and diligent in guiding a multinational company to smoothly and successfully close a share deal in China in RMB currency in mid-2011, when the relevant regulations were confused as they had only been recently established.
In recent years, Ms. Chen has represented various clients to invest in, buy out or operate communication infrastructure projects such as datacenter, cloud services, satellite services and network resources. By providing full service covering aspects of investment, acquisition, financing, construction and operation in this area, she has been recognized as a leading legal profession in the communication infrastructure industry.
Ms. Chen was awarded the 2020 "Acritas Stars" (2020 Outstanding Lawyer) by Acritas, a third-party independent research organization.
Ms. Chen was awarded the 2021 & 2022 “A-List Lawyers” (China’s Elite Lawyers) by China Business Law Journal.
Ms. Chen was awarded the 2020-2022 Thomson Reuters “Stand-out Lawyers”.
MS in Finance, Leicester University, 2003
LL.M., Newcastle University, 2002
LL.B., Yantai University, 2000
Member of the All-China Bar Association