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Katherine Yang has seventeen years’ experience practicing at leading international law firms in China. Her practice focuses on foreign direct investments, M&A, restructuring, general corporate and commercial as well as regulatory matters. Katherine assists multinational clients from a wide range of sectors, including pharma and medical device, large energy groups, mining groups, commodities trading companies, machinery manufacturers, foodstuff companies as well as media and entertainment groups. In addition, she also has particular focus on the environment, sustainability and carbon footprint aspects of ESG.


  • Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, 2008, LL.M., with honours
  • China University of Politics and Law, 2004, LL.M.
  • Sichuan University, 1998, LL.B.

  • China
  • Nueva York

  • Mandarin
  • English