Hai Yan is a senior partner of the international trade and anti-trust law practice in Guangsheng & Partners, one of the best trade law firms in China, with its offices in Beijing and Shanghai. As one of the most active players, his practice area includes anti-dumping, CVD, safeguard measures, WTO disputes settlement, antitrust law and customs law.
Dr Yan has successfully represented multinational companies in many trade remedy cases, including sectors such as petrochemicals, steel products, agricultural products, electronics, fine chemical products, machinery and other industries. He has been deeply involved in complicated custom and trade issues, as well as merger reviews and antitrust investigations.
Dr Yan has served as an investigation officer and a government legal counsel in the PRC Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) for six years. He was actively involved in drafting MOFCOM anti-dumping, countervailing duty and safeguard measure regulations, participating in WTO negotiations. He also worked for a top-tier US trade law firm in international trade and anti trust practices.
Dr Hai Yan obtained his LLM from Georgetown University Law Center (US) with a fellowship, and his PhD on law with distinction from China University of Politics and Law. He is also an expert on accounting issues.
Dr Hai Yan is listed in Chambers and Partners for WTO and international trade (2010-2016); The Legal 500 for international trade (2010-2016); and Who’s Who Legal (2016). He is one of the “Beijing Excellent Lawyers” of the Beijing Bar Association.
WWL says: Hai Yan is an excellent local counsel: he is sharp and has a good network of contacts.
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