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Han Kun Law Offices

9/F, OFFICE TOWER C1, ORIENTAL PLAZA, NO. 1 EAST CHANG AN AVE., BEIJING 100738, CHINA
Tel:
Work +86 10 8525 5500
Email:
Web:
www.hankunlaw.com
Beijing, HONG KONG, SHANGHAI 200041,, Shenzhen

TieCheng YANG

Tel:
Work 010-8516 4286
Email:
Han Kun Law Offices

Work Department

Financial and Investment Management Department

Position

Partner

Career

Before joining Han Kun, Mr. Yang was a partner at Clifford Chance and head of its
Financial Regulatory Group of China.
Mr. Yang has over 20 years' experience advising clients on issues relating to financial
services in China, including but not limited to RMB internationalization, banking,
bonds (Panda Bonds and Dim Sum Bonds), securities and insurance, derivatives,
structured products, Bond Connect, Stock Connect, the Shanghai Free Trade Zone,
investment funds (QFII/RQFII, QDII and RMB funds), US Foreign Account Tax
Compliance Act, CRS, cybersecurity and Fintech. He has a particular focus on the
development of financial market regulation in China, and has made significant
contributions over the years in this regard. His clients range from foreign asset
managers and financial institutions to domestic players, including BlackRock, CitiBank,
CME, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, HSBC, JP Morgan, Morgan Stanley, UBS,
Shanghai Futures Exchange, Dalian Commodities Exchange, China Construction Bank,
Export-Import Bank of China, China Life, etc. He is also consulted by Chinese and
foreign regulators. Mr. Yang is included on the CBLJ 2017 China's Top 100 Lawyers
List.
Mr. Yang is a member of NAFMII's Legal Committee, NAFMII's Repo Master
Agreement Drafting Committee and IAMAC's Legal and Compliance Committee. He
is also a specially invited professor for the LLM program at Tsinghua University School
of Law and Schwarzman Scholars.

Languages

Mandarin Chinese (native) and English (fluent)

Education

Mr. Yang graduated from Peking University with a B.A. degree, and from the New
York University School of Law with an LL.M. degree.


China: Banking and finance

Banking and finance: PRC firms

Within: Banking and finance: PRC firms

Han Kun Law Offices acts for foreign and domestic lenders and borrowers in a variety of general banking matters. The team is particularly singled out for its aviation finance capabilities, and acts for all types of market participants in aviation finance mandates. Shu Wang assisted China Southern Airlines with its financial leasing of 15 aircraft from China Southern Leasing and Jun Zhu advised Kunlun Financial Leasing on its Irish tax structure leasing of seven aircraft to China Southern Airlines. The team also acted for Export-Import Bank of China on its provision of loan facilities to five Irish SPVs for the financing of aircraft leased to Aeroflot. Additional clients include ICBC Financial Leasing, CITIC Bank, and Bank of China (Hong Kong). Yin Ge and Tiecheng Yang joined from Clifford Chance LLP, and will strengthen the team's financial regulatory and compliance practice.

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