In January 2023, China Business Law Journal released the ‘The A-List 2022’ which recognizes elite lawyers for China practice (including practitioners of Chinese law and international lawyers committed to China-related businesses). The A-List is produced based on extensive research conducted by China Business Law Journal editorial team and the nominations by thousands of in-house counsel in China and around the world, partners at Chinese and international law firms, as well as professionals in other organizations. With outstanding performance and high client recognition, Llinks Law partners Ms. Yuhua Yang and Mr. Yi Wang make their marks on the List.
Yuhua Yang, Partner
Ms. Yang graduated from Peking University with an LL.B. degree and a bachelor’s degree in Economics. She received an LL.M. degree from the University of Pennsylvania and a certificate in Business and Public Policy from the Wharton School. Ms. Yang participated in the Lord Chancellor’s Training Scheme for Young Chinese Lawyers, a program run by the English legal professions, and she used to work in London, New York, and Hong Kong. She has been focusing on cross-border international practice in the fields of corporate finance, and M&A. Ms. Yang’s work has been greatly appreciated by clients, particularly with regard to her practical and constructive advice in structuring complex transactions, the efficient and effective handling of voluminous transaction documents, her full competence in painstaking negotiations in English, and the provision of value-added services to both Chinese and foreign clients in cross-border business matters. Over the past two decades, she has been involved in a wide range of industries including finance, investment, energy, environmental protection, infrastructure, agriculture and animal husbandry, Internet and e-commerce, entertainment, media and technology, education, sports, manufacturing, real estate, tourism, and hotel management, medicine Health, and has a profound understanding of the characteristics of various industries.
Ms. Yang serves as a Chinese Legal Expert at EU SME Centre, and she is also listed on the panel of legal experts experienced in international legal practice which is recognized by the Ministry of Justice of the People’s Republic of China.
Yi Wang, Partner
Mr. Yi Wang’s practice involves insurance, asset management, private equity, infrastructure, real estate, etc. He is not only equipped with solid theoretical legal knowledge but also boasts rich practice experience, enabling him to interpret clients’ business demands from multi-perspectives and assist clients in risk control and achieving business goals. Mr. Wang serves as a member of the Legal Compliance Committee of the Insurance Asset Management Association of China, an expert recognized by Shanghai Insurance Exchange, and is highly recommended by legal media from home and abroad such as Chambers and LEGALBAND.
This follows on from the recent news:
Llinks Recommended by Chambers Greater China Region Guide 2023
In January 2023, Chambers and Partners, a world-renowned legal rating agency, released the Greater China Region Guide 2023. The Guide honors Llinks’ outstanding practice and good market reputation by highly recommending 12 Llinks lawyers (with 18 honors in total) and 9 practice areas.
9 Highly Recommended Practice Areas
Banking and Finance
Capital Markets (Domestic Issuances)
Private Equity: Buyouts & Venture Capital Investment
TMT: Equity Financing