Joe is a partner of JunHe and is practicing law at JunHe Shanghai Office.
Joe’s practice focuses on private equity/venture capital, corporate and M&A, and foreign direct investments.
Joe advises global and regional private equity funds (and their portfolio companies) and multinational corporate clients on their investments and M&A transactions in China (acting as acquirers or sellers), including leveraged and unleveraged control acquisitions, minority investments, take-private, PIPE, divestures, joint ventures, restructurings, liquidations and other cross-border transactions. He represents clients in a wide range of industries, including health care/life sciences, TMT, real estate, education, consumer products, industrials, automobiles and retail.
Before joining JunHe in 2004, Joe worked with Sidley Austin at its Shanghai office from 1999.
Joe is listed as a leading lawyer for Private Equity and M&A by various reputable international legal ranking publications such as Chamber and Partners Global, The Legal 500, International Financial Law Review 1000 China, Asialaw Profiles, etc. He has also been recognized by Asian Legal Business as one of China Top 15 M&A Lawyers in 2020 and as one of China Top 15 Rising Lawyers in 2013.
Joe published more than twenty legal papers on domestic and foreign periodicals discussing Chinese legal issues.