Han Kun welcomes Ms. Jing Li in joining the firm, further boosting the firm's overall capabilities

May, 2023 - Beijing, Mainland China

Han Kun is pleased to announce that Ms. Jing Li has recently joined the firm. This addition will further strengthen the firm's capabilities in private equity and mergers and acquisitions.

Ms. Li focuses her practice on representing strategic and private equity clients in complex China-related transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, buyouts, bankruptcy restructurings, and joint ventures. Ms. Li works with a long-standing base of clients and has a strong track record across a variety of industries such as private equity/venture capital, technology, software, telecommunications, pharmaceutical, healthcare, real estate, energy, agriculture, consumer products, chemicals, manufacturing, asset management, e-commerce, and advertising. Ms. Li has handled matters for many global major private equity clients.

Prior to joining Han Kun, Ms. Li practiced as a corporate partner at Allen & Overy LLP – Shanghai Lang Yue Joint Operation Office and Kirkland & Ellis International LLP and participated in the founding of A&O Lang Yue Joint Operation Office and Kirkland's offices in Hong Kong, Shanghai, and Beijing. Ms. Li is appointed by the School of Foreign Studies of China University of Political Science and Law as a supervisor for Master of Translation and Interpretation (MTI) candidates.

Ms. Li obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree from China University of Political Science and Law and a Master of Law degree from University of International Business and Economics, as well as an LL.M. degree from Columbia University School of Law (Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar) in 2016. In addition, Ms. Li has authored the "China" chapter of the 2016 and 2020 World Bank "Women, Business and Law Report" and other renowned publications. Ms. Li is a member of both the PRC Bar and the New York State Bar.