Chambers (Chunbao) YangSenior Partner – Dentons Shanghai
Chambers C.B. Yang has more than 25 years of rich and professional service experiences in Corporate, Cross-border Investment, M&A and VC/PE, Real estate and Construction as well as TMT industry. Chambers has been successively identified by China Business Law Journal as one of China’s A-List 100 Lawyers, awarded many times as Lawyer Monthly’s Award and Finance Monthly’s Award on TMT Lawyer of China and Award on M&A Lawyer of China as well as the other professional awards, listed as “Recommended Lawyer” by Asia Pacific Legal 500 and Asia Law Profiles for many years, has been continuously shortlisted in Australia China Alumni Awards. Chambers is Qualified Independent Director for listing company, member of Legal Advisory Board of Shanghai State-Owned Enterprise Reform; in addition, he is off-campus Supervisor of Law School of East China University of Science& Technology, off-campus Supervisor of Law School of Fudan University and off-campus Post-graduate Supervisor of East China University of Politics & Law, Panel Mediator with Mediation Center of CCPIT and CCOIC.
Chambers has led large amount of legal projects regarding corporate, cross-border investment, M&A and VC/PE including establishment of varied domestic and foreign companies, partnerships; restructuring and M&A of varied companies; the raising, investment, management and exit of various types of funds; Valuation Adjustment Mechanism; shareholding reform; governance structure design; equity transfer and pledge; shareholders dispute settlement; stock option, MBO and ESOP; liquidation, etc. In addition, Chambers has been frequently invited to deliver speeches regarding investing in relevant industries in China at many international conferences and symposiums.
Chambers has deep understandings and rich experiences of the laws and regulations relating to technology, media and telecommunication industries. He has provided all-round legal services for many projects such as, the new transaction system development and integration, service outsourcing, equipment purchasing and computer room construction of Shanghai Futures Exchange and China Financial Futures Exchange, the establishment and operation of Wahaha Online shopping mall, etc. Provided overall legal support for U1baby, a subsidiary of KJT.com (002640.SZ), for its providing such services of e-store platform construction/operation/maintenance, e-commerce marketing and promotion, transnational e-commerce as well as supply chain to the flagship stores of many famous brands. In addition, Chambers has also handled many domain name disputes and domain name acquisitions.
Chambers is very proficient in the legal services regarding real estate development, operation and construction project and has provided all-round legal services for and has handled relevant disputes of dozens of large residential and commercial real estate development projects as well as industrial plant construction. Chambers has also provided M&A legal services for more than twenty large real estate projects and uncompleted buildings, among which the Central Plaza transfer project was honored as one of the best-resolved cases by the Ministry of Justice of P.R.C.
Chambers has published 15 books such as Private Equity Fund: Practice on Risk Management, Legal Risk Control through Company Life：Practice & Case Analyses, An Operation Guide for Investment & Financing: Models & Processes, and Legal Handbook for Business Startup and Investment, etc. as well as more than one hundred essays.