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Guantao Law Firm

18/F, TOWER B, XINSHENG PLAZA, 5 FINANCE STREET, XICHENG DISTRICT, BEIJING 100032, CHINA
Tel:
Work +86 10 6657 8066
Fax:
Fax +86 10 6657 8016
Email:
Web:
www.guantao.com
Beijing, Chengdu, Dalian, Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Hong Kong and 6 more

Weiguo Yang

Tel:
Work +8610 66578066
Email:
Guantao Law Firm

Work Department

Litigation & Arbitration Department

Position

Yang Weiguo is a senior partner in the dispute resolution group of Guantao Law Firm, and he is one of the executive partners in the Beijing Office. He specializes in cross-border and domestic litigation and arbitration involving complicated commercial contract dispute, joint venture and corporate control, private equity, mergers and acquisitions, international trade, construction projects, product liability, etc.
Mr. Yang has handled hundreds of cross-border and domestic litigation, arbitration and alternative dispute resolution cases, the amount in dispute reaches RMB 50 billion, covering a broad range of practice areas, including corporate, banking, insurance, trust, fund, logistics, real estate and infrastructure, energy, engineering machinery, medicine, education, etc. He has represented clients before various levels of Chinese courts and domestic arbitration institutions including China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC), Beijing Arbitration Commission (BAC), etc. He also has experience assisting clients to participate in proceedings before foreign courts and well-known international arbitration institutions including Arbitration Institute of Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC), Hong Kong International Arbitration Center (HKIAC), Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC), American Arbitration Association (AAA), etc.

Career

• Partner, Guantao Law Firm
• Senior associate, King & Wood Mallesons

Languages

• English, working language
• Mandarin, native

Member

• Member of Beijing Lawyers Association

Education

• China University of Political Science and Law, International Economic Law, LL.M.
• China University of Political Science and Law, LL.B.

Leisure

• Public Interest Lawyer, appointed by the Beijing Lawyers Association and Yanqing District Bureau of Justice


China: Dispute resolution

Dispute resolution: PRC firms

Within: Dispute resolution: PRC firms

Guantao Law Firm's 30-partner team is jointly led by Shanghai-based Leiming Sheng and Beijing-based international trade and antitrust specialist Shaosong Sun. Weiguo Yang is a key name to note within the team, and is recommended for domestic and cross-border litigation and arbitration proceedings. It recently acted for a Chinese company in a series of disputes against a real estate development company, acted for a large SOE in disputes arising from its asset reform, and represented a Chinese contractor in a construction arbitration proceeding and sales contract litigation against the developer and suppliers respectively.

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