Mr Kenneth Kong > Llinks Law Offices > Shanghai, China > Lawyer Profile

Llinks Law Offices
19F & 16F, ONE LUJIAZUI
68 YIN CHENG ROAD MIDDLE
SHANGHAI 200120
China

Work Department

Corporate/M&A

Position

Corporate and Commerce, Mergers and Acquisitions, Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), Private Equity / Venture Capital, Compliance

Career

Mr. Kong has represented more than 50 renowned multinational companies, mostly Fortune 500s, on their green-field projects, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions and compliance matters (anti-corruption and commercial bribery, and government investigations) in China. 

Mr. Kong also successfully counseled more than 30 projects in the areas of M&A and capital market, including quite a few successful inbound acquisitions launched by Fortune 500 companies (Henkel, 3M, P&G, Philips, DANONE, Coca-Cola, and Heineken, to name a few), and investment or acquisition projects of Chinese SOEs and private companies in Europe, America, Canada, and South Africa in the sectors including industrial manufacturing, infrastructure and clean energy. Furthermore, Mr. Kong has represented various Chinese listed companies in their major assets reorganization projects in the healthcare, internet game and food sectors. Mr. Kong also regularly represents private equity and venture capital funds in their daily management and investment projects in China. 

Prior to joining in Llinks, Mr. Kong has once worked with a top 500 Chinese private company as general counsel, during which he has been providing legal support to more than 15 subsidiaries in Zhejiang, Xinjiang of China, and Canada and supervising general corporate, M&A, and compliance of the company.

Languages

Mandarin and English

Memberships

Currently, Mr. Kong is the Vice Director of the Committee of Mergers & Acquisitions and Restructuring, Shanghai Bar Association.

Education

Kenneth received his LL.M. from Dalian Maritime University and LL.M. from School of Law of Boston University