Mr Zhaohui Li > Dechert LLP > Beijing, China > Lawyer Profile

Dechert LLP
24/F NORTH TOWER, BEIJING KERRY CENTRE
1 GUANGHUA ROAD, CHAOYANG DISTRICT
BEIJING 100020
100020
China
Zhaohui Li photo

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Counsel

Career

Zhaohui Li focuses his practice on corporate matters in relation to the energy and natural resources industry. Mr. Li represents Chinese state-owned companies in connection with antitrust filings, foreign direct investment, mergers and acquisitions, project finance and other international business transactions.

Prior to joining Dechert, Mr. Li served as counsel in the energy transactions and projects group at another international firm. He also worked in the Department of Foreign Investment Administration, Ministry of Commerce, of the People’s Republic of China.

Languages

  • Mandarin
  • English

Education

  • University of International Business and Economics School of Law, LL.B., 1994
  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, LL.M., 2002
  • Seattle University School of Law, J.D., 2005

Lawyer Rankings

China > Projects and energy: foreign firms

Led from Hong Kong by Xiao Yong and regularly aided by practitioners on the ground in Beijing, as well as across the firm’s wider international network, Dechert LLP  advises Chinese SOEs, funds and international companies on a range of multijurisdictional energy mandates. Corporate partner Yong has a particularly strong reputation advising on oil and gas-related matters, including a significant amount of work for state-owned Chinese company Sinopec. Drawing upon considerable experience gained in private practice, as well as in his former role at the Department of Foreign Investment Administration at the Ministry of Commerce, Beijing-based counsel Zhaohui Li has excellent credentials advising Chinese SOEs on their outbound energy and natural resources transactions.