Before joining JunHe, Christine practised at various international law firms for many years. She worked at CIETAC Beijing headquarters for eight years prior to her private practice.
Christine has significant experience in resolving cross-border disputes. She has advised many Fortune 500 companies on their international arbitration cases with major international arbitration institutions, including CIETAC, AAA-ICDR, ICC and HKIAC, etc, involving various areas such as international trade, joint ventures, construction, finance, insurance, licensing and intellectual property. She regularly represents multinationals at different levels of Chinese courts and has also advised Chinese SOEs on their overseas litigation cases in concert with US and UK litigators.
Christine has extensive experience in anti-bribery investigations and corporate compliance matters. She currently represents various Chinese SOEs in their settlement negotiations with multilateral development banks (MDBs), including the World Bank, the African Development Bank and the Asia Development Bank, in the MDB sanction matters including investigation cooperation and compliance programme.
Christine also advises Chinese companies on their overseas investment projects in the US, Europe, Latin America and Africa, and represents major American and European companies in their various China-related transactions.
Christine is a listed arbitrator on the panels of some major international arbitration institutions, and has acted as a chief arbitrator, sole arbitrator and party-nominated arbitrator in a variety of arbitration cases with CIETAC, ICC, AAA-ICDR and HKIAC. Christine was recently appointed a member of the International Advisory Committee of American Arbitration Association. She is also the ICC FraudNet member for China.
Christine has an LLM (Stanford); a Master of Laws degree (Renmin University); and a diploma in European law (Sorbonne). She speaks Mandarin, English and French.
WWL says: Christine Kang "provides practical and pragmatic advice for our projects, and is also very conscientious and hard-working. We trust we are always in reliable hands when we have Christine taking care of our matters".
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