Top Corporate Lawyer Li Han to Join O’Melveny’s China Practice
March 12, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Hong Kong—March 12, 2018—O’Melveny is delighted to announce that Li Han will join the firm as a corporate partner in its Hong Kong office.
Previously the general counsel of global investment powerhouse Shanda Group, Han is a seasoned business advisor and hands-on deal lawyer with experience leading billion-dollar M&A and capital-raising transactions, venture and private equity investments, and fund investments, as well as supervising public company disclosure, governance, and corporate compliance programs across multiple jurisdictions.
Han enjoys a strong reputation within the business and legal communities in mainland China and Hong Kong, said Bradley J. Butwin, Chair of O’Melveny.
“Li has run some of the highest-profile deals in Asia,” Butwin noted. “She is well known and well connected in the entrepreneur, investment, and finance communities, and she will enhance our delivery of business-oriented counseling to our clients.”
A native of China, Han received her B.A. from Fudan University with honors; an M.A. from Peking University; and her J.D. from Columbia University where she was a James Kent Scholar and Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar. Before joining Shanda, Han worked at Sullivan & Cromwell in New York and later at Davis Polk in Hong Kong.
“I’m incredibly excited to join O’Melveny,” Han said. “The firm’s ability to combine a top reputation in China with a strong global platform—along with its prioritization of client service—made it a natural choice for my return to private practice.”
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