Lynn Yang is a corporate lawyer based in Shanghai.
With over 16 years' experience, Lynn has broad experience in advising on cross-border mergers & acquisitions, public takeovers, joint ventures, private equity investment, pre-IPO restructuring, foreign direct investment, reorganization of investment portfolios, general corporate matters in China in a wide range of sectors.
Also, she has extensive knowledge dealing with transactional and regulatory aspects of PRC-related financial services matters including fund management, insurance, securities and trusts. Her areas of practice also include capitals inflow and outflow under QFII and QDII regime.
Lynn is described as “very experienced and great to work with” in corporate and M&A transactions in Asia Pacific Legal 500 (2012) and quoted as a leading individual in merger and acquisitions in China in IFLR 1000 (2012).
Lynn graduated from Peking University School of Law in 1995 and New York University School of Law in 2000. She was admitted to the New York Bar in March 2001. Lynn has worked for leading international law firms since 2000 in New York and Shanghai. She also had experience working as an in-house lawyer of General Motors Company in Beijing from 1995 to 1999.