Mr Tiecheng YANG > Han Kun Law Offices > Beijing, China > Lawyer Profile

Han Kun Law Offices
9/F, OFFICE TOWER C1, ORIENTAL PLAZA
NO. 1 EAST CHANG AN AVE.
BEIJING 100738
China

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)

Memberships

Member of the PRC Bar

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

Lawyer Rankings

China > Banking and finance: PRC firms

Han Kun Law Offices stands out in the area of asset finance, with a strong aircraft and shipping leasing practice. The group also regularly handles syndicated and bilateral loans, securitisations and cross-border lending. The department is led by Xiaoming Li and includes aviation finance experts Shu Wang and Zhu Jun ; financial services specialist TieCheng Yang, whose experience includes RMB internationalisation, bond issuances, securities and insurance; and Jun Wan, who has developed a niche in fintech, blockchain and crypto-currencies. In 2018, the group was joined by counsel Yi Ding from Baker McKenzie FenXun and Huhuan Li from Zhong Lun Law Firm.