Practice Areas

Huawei Lin assisted many international and PRC companies in connection with their projects of M&A, private equity, real estate, structured finance, commercial banking, corporate treasury services and general corporate. In addition to the traditional manufacturing, real estate and securities industries, Huawei Lin has also served companies in the industries of telecommunications, insurance, automobile, medical, pharmaceutical industry, shipping, construction industry, architectural design, entertainment, hospitality, hotel management, mining of coal and gold, education, language testing etc.


Mr. Lin represents major investment banks, private equity funds, commercial banks and Fortune 500 multi-national companies in their China related transactions. His clients include Morgan Stanley, Warburg Pincus, Merrill Lynch, Credit Suisse, Deutche Bank, GE, Ashmore, China Everbright, Related, etc. Mr. Lin has handled hundreds of transactions of debt and equity investment relating to China.

Work Experience

2010 – Present Global Law Office
2002 – 2010 Paul Hastings LLP(Beijing and New York)
1995 – 2002 Squire Sanders LLP(Beijing and Tokyo)


Admitted in the PRC and New York


2005 – 2006 New York University School of Law, LL.M.
1987 – 1991 Peking University School of Law, LL.B.


Huawei Lin's important works include Invest in China: An Introduction of the Incorporation Process in China (Hong Kong: Joint Publishing & Law Press, May 2002, English version), Set up Your Business in Mainland China (Hong Kong: Joint Publishing & Law Press, January 2002, traditional Chinese character version), Company Law: Theory, Structure and Operation (translation, Oxford Textbook Translation Series) (Beijing: Law Press, 2001, simplified Chinese version), and Legal Guide to Foreign Investment in China (Beijing: China Economic Press, 2000, English and simplified Chinese versions).


In addition to the foregoing books, Mr. Lin is also a frequent contributor to a number of legal and business magazines.

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