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ZHANG, Wei Partner

Professional Experience

Over more than 20 years, Ms. Zhang has been advising multinational companies on establishing entities, M&A transactions and operations in China in such industrial sectors as automobiles, equipment manufacturing, steel manufacturing, electronics and semi-conductor, real estate, e-commerce, high-tech, chemicals, asset management, among others. She has extensive experience in advising clients on the structural and regulatory/governmental approval issues, organizing legal due diligence, drafting and negotiating transaction documents, among others. The acquisition deal - Nutreco/Zhuhai Shihai Feed Co. Ltd. in which Ms. Zhang acted as lead counsel won the Chinese Legal Adviser of the Year in the 2012 Acquisition International M&A Awards.


Ms. Zhang has also advised on clients on regulatory compliance matters, such as anti-commercial bribery, hazardous substance regulation, data protection & privacy, public procurement, etc.


From July 1997 through October 1998, Ms. Zhang worked at the New York and San Francisco offices of LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae LLP. as a visiting attorney. While at LeBoeuf, Ms. Zhang worked on corporate matters, insurance matters, international finance projects, she also advised American companies on doing business in China. Thereafter, she worked at JunHe’s New York office for about six months.

Education

LL.M., Columbia University School of Law (1997), USA


LL.M., Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (1988), China


LL.B., Peking University School of Law (1985), China

Professional Associations

Member of the All-China Bar Association


Member of the State Bar of New York

Language Skills

English & Chinese

JunHe is the only Chinese law firm to be admitted as a member of Lex Mundi and Multilaw, two international networks of independent law firms. JunHe and selected top law firms in major European and Asian jurisdictions are “best friends.” Through these connections, we provide high quality legal services to clients doing business throughout the world.