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CHEN, Yan Partner

Professional Experience

Ms. Chen is a partner at JunHe and her practice focuses on capital markets, PE/VC investment, fund formation, debt, restructuring and IPOs. She advises public and private companies on a wide range of matters, including mergers and acquisitions, outbound investment, foreign direct investment, corporate governance and compliance. Ms. Chen has clients in various industrial sectors including finance, manufacturing, retail, education, pharmacy, biology, solar energy, telecommunications, media, entertainment and infrastructure.

Ms. Chen has extensive experience in private equity and venture capital investment. Her PE/VC clients include Goldman Sachs, Warburg Pincus, Temasek, Sequoia, Advent, MBK, CDH, CITIC Capital, China Everbright Healthcare, FountainVest, Qiming Venture, Highlight Capital, Prax, CIC, CoBuilder, Yuansheng BioVenture, Stone VC and Biotrack Capital.

Ms. Chen has recently completed over 200 private equity investment and exit projects. M Some of her recent representative transactions include Goldman Sach in its investment I n a medical imaging center and Sequoia Capital in its investment in JD Finance.  Other transactions include CITIC Capital in its investment in Pharmaron, CCBI in its investment in CooTek, Sequoia Capital in its investment in BGI (300676) and China Everbright Healthcare in its investment in Betta Pharma (300588). She also represented CIC in its investment in Didi, Sequoia Capital in its investment in a chain of eye hospitals and a beverage manufacturing company. Ms. Chen also represented Highlight Capital in its investment in Quyi, and an orthopedic medical equipment manufacturing company, and CDH and co-investors in their investment in a NEEQ medical equipment company.  She also currently represents a wide range of companies in PE/VC fund investments, including Face++, Youxin.com, Tuhu.com, Mia, ITjuzi, wajiu.com and Wingtek.


L.LM., Washington University, St. Louis

L.LM., Fudan University

L.LB. and B.A., Beijing Normal University

Professional Associations

Admitted to the New York Bar and the PRC Bar

Language Skills

English and 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.
As the first carbon neutrality fund sponsored by a law firm in China, the BAF Carbon Neutrality Special Fund was jointly established by JunHe and the Beijing Afforestation Foundation (BAF) to promote carbon neutral initiatives, and encourage social collaboration based on the public fundraising platform to mobilize engagement in public welfare campaigns.