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JunHe LLP

20/F, CHINA RESOURCES BUILDING, 8 JIANGUOMENBEI AVENUE, BEIJING 100005, CHINA
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Beijing, Dalian, Guangzhou, Haikou, New York, Shanghai and 1 more

Yongqiang YU

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JunHe LLP

Work Department

securities transactions, M&A transactions, financial debt and enterprise bond transactions

Position

Mr. Yu is a partner of Jun He Law Offices and currently practices at our Beijing office.

Career

Prior to joining Jun He in 2002, Mr. Yu practiced at Commerce & Finance Law Offices from 1998 to 2002. From 2005 to 2006, Mr. Yu worked as a secondee at Slaughter and May in Hong Kong and London respectively. While working at Jun He, Mr. Yu has been significantly involved in a number of major securities transactions, including A-share, H-share and red-chip IPO listings and follow-on offerings, and major M&A transactions, including public takeovers, private acquisitions and the corresponding anti-monopoly filings. Mr. Yu is also an expert in financial debt and enterprise bond issuances.

Languages

English and Mandarin

Member

Member of the All-China Bar Association Member of Beijing Bar Association

Education

LL.M. in Indiana University School of Law, U.S.A., 2005 LL.M. in Wuhan University School of Law, China, 2004 LL.B. in Zhongnan University of Economics and Law, China, 1998


China: Capital markets

Capital markets: PRC firms

Within: Leading individuals

Yongqiang Yu - JunHe LLP

Within: Capital markets: PRC firms

JunHe LLP‚Äôs ‚Äėvery professional‚Äô team possesses ‚Äėstrong business knowledge and industry awareness‚Äô. Clients include major international corporations such as JP Morgan, Jaguar Land Rover, Philips, Barclays and HSBC. The team assisted¬†Clenergy with its listing on the Shanghai stock exchange, and¬†Chou Tai Sheng Jewellery instructed it on its IPO of A-shares. The team is led by¬†Tao Zhang¬†and¬†Yi Wang, which also includes the highly regarded¬†Chunyang Shao,¬†Tiejun Shi¬†and¬†Yongqiang Yu.¬†Other names to note include¬†Jiang Wenjun¬†who ‚Äėis able to maintain a good balance between legal matters and business judgement‚Äô;¬†Dana Zhang¬†and Gu Jingling¬†who are both singled out for their ‚Äėprofessionalism, commitment and responsiveness‚Äô, and Lao Chengzhe¬†who has ‚Äėsolid capital markets experience, a rigorous work attitude and gives pragmatic legal advice‚Äô.

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China: Corporate and M&A

Corporate and M&A: PRC firms

Within: Corporate and M&A: PRC firms

Renowned for its multi-jurisdictional M&A capabilities, JunHe LLP combines transactional strength with a full-service offering, fielding impressive private equity, antitrust and compliance teams. 2017 saw the team advising Vanke on a number of transactions. Among them, Yongqiang Yu assisted Vanke Hong Kong with its investment in the privatisation of Global Logistic Properties with a consortium of investors. A Beijing-based team, led by Yu Zheng and Hongbin Zhang, acted for Xinhua Net, and its subsidiaries Xinhua New Media and China Economic Information Group, on their joint venture with Hangzhou Ali Venture Capital Investment and Hangzhou Shu Wen Yun Investment Partnership for the establishment of Xinhua Wise Cloud Technological. Shenzhen-based Jiayu Lin  assisted Cardinal Health with the $557m sale of its China drug distribution business to Shanghai Pharmaceuticals. Within its sizable team, Adam Li specialises in advising US companies in cross-border investments, M&A, private placements, public offerings and privatisations; Warren Hua is particularly experienced acting for SOEs in their outbound investment and handling foreign investment in Chinese A-share listed companies; Kirk Tong has particular experience in foreign direct investment, capital markets and antitrust matters; M&A expert Wei Xiao is recommended for share acquisitions and compliance matters, as is private equity specialist Binxue Sang, who advises multinational on cross-border transactions.

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China: Real estate and construction

Real estate and construction: PRC firms

Within: Real estate and construction: PRC firms

Working from its Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Shenzhen offices, JunHe LLP’s 'reliable and highly experienced' real estate and construction team comprises over 30 lawyers; its core areas of practice include real estate-related investment and M&A deals, developments, financing, leasing, and sales of real estate projects and properties. It also assists with construction-related bidding, design, construction and supervision issues and acted for a Chinese life insurance company in its acquisition of an office building. Xueping Yu heads the team; the 'always impressive' Liping Zhang's expertise includes real estate development, sales, acquisitions of buildings and project companies, lease transactions and finance structures. Haifu Li and Yu Yongqiang are also experienced practitioners.

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