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Fangda Partners
24/F, HKRI CENTRE TWO, HKRI TAIKOO HUI
288 SHI MEN YI ROAD
SHANGHAI 200041
China
Michael Qi photo

Work Department

Capital Market

Position

Partner

Career

Mr. Qi focuses on corporate finance practice, including PE/VC investments/ divestments, domestic and overseas merger/ acquisitions/restructuring, capital markets, corporate matters.

Languages

English, Chinese

Memberships

Mr. Qi is the Representative General (Asia) of International Bar Association (IBA) Securities Committee, member of National Lawyers Congress, and member of China People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) Shanghai and its legislative commission. He is also a visiting professor at East China University of Politics and Law.

Education

Tsinghua-PBCSF, Science Entrepreneur Class, 2019-2021
CEIBS, CFO Executive Program, 2010-2011
New York University School of Law, LL.M. (Hauser Scholarship), 1996
Fudan University School of Law, LL.B., 1990

Lawyer Rankings

China > Capital markets: PRC firms

(Leading individuals)

Michael QiFangda Partners

Fangda Partners is recognised as a market leader in this field, with extensive expertise in both domestic and international equity and debt offerings, acting for issuers and underwriters. The practice handles a number of high-profile A-share IPOs, asset restructurings, and public M&A deals. It also advises on follow-on offerings, H-share convertible issuance and corporate bonds issuance matters. The practice also contains a strong debt team, advising on a full range of debt securities transactions, as well as a structured finance and securitisation team. Leo Lou leads the Shanghai team, whilst Xueyan Jiang leads the Beijing group. Jeffrey Ding has extensive experience in advising multinational corporations and financial institutions in their investments in China, whilst Christine Chen specialises in advising issuers and underwriters on equity and debt securities offerings, including in US markets. Also notable is Dong Wu, who is experienced in corporate finance matters, and counsel Helen Zhao, who focuses on panda bond offerings and other cross-border securities offerings. Founding member Michael Qi is also noted for his extensive expertise in restructuring, IPO listing and follow on offering matters.