Barbara Li > Norton Rose Fulbright > Beijing, China > Lawyer Profile

Norton Rose Fulbright
19/F CHINA WORLD TOWER
NO.1 JIANGUOMENWAI AVE
BEIJING 100004
China

Work Department

Corporate, M&A and securities

Career

https://www.nortonrosefulbright.com/en/people/122561

Lawyer Rankings

China > TMT: foreign firms

(Leading individuals)

Barbara LiNorton Rose Fulbright

The TMT practice at Norton Rose Fulbright consists of technology, cybersecurity, fintech, M&A, regulatory, IP and dispute resolution specialists. Corporate partner Barbara Li spearheads the fintech team out of the Beijing office; she specialises in China-related cross-border transactions including foreign direct investment, M&A, joint ventures, major projects, commercial contracting and complicated regulatory matters. Also notable is associate Bohua Yao who also sits in Beijing. The firm’s data privacy team is particularly strong, with a solid advisory practice in both inbound work relating to domestic privacy laws, as well as outbound work for asia-based clients on issues such as GDPR.

China > Fintech: foreign firms

(Leading individuals)

Barbara LiNorton Rose Fulbright

Norton Rose Fulbright acts for a broad range of clients including financial institutions, investors, start-ups and regulators in issues pertaining to regulatory obligations, payments services, technology projects and investment transactions. Corporate partner Barbara Li leads the group from Beijing while insurtech expert Lynn Yang and Chinese regulations specialist Sun Hong sit in the Shanghai office. In Hong Kong, Anna Gamvros focuses on privacy and data protection, cybersecurity and breach response, telecommunications and Internet regulatory issues, technology agreements and outsourcing transactions.

China > Corporate and M&A: foreign firms

(Leading individuals)

Barbara LiNorton Rose Fulbright

Norton Rose Fulbright‘s corporate and M&A team is particularly noted for its sector experience involving banks, insurance and financial institutions, real estate, TMT, energy and natural resources, and life sciences and healthcare. Shanghai’s Sun Hong specialises in foreign direct investment (FDI), M&A, joint ventures and corporate transactions that involve PRC assets or entities, while in Beijing Barbara Li is highly regarded for China-related cross-border transactions that particularly involve the Fintech and TMT sectors. The other recommended names are Wang YiTom LuckockLynn Yang and of counsel Tony Zhong.