J & F Law Firm
31 Floor Tower B (Far East International Plaza)
+86 21 6235 1488
+86 21 6235 1221
+86 21 6235 1477
29 Nov 2006
J & F Law Firm
Mr. Yao understands how IP impacts business in China.
Jeff Yao is a partner of J&F PRC Lawyers. Jeff specializes in general corporate matters and restructuring including merger and acquisition, bankruptcy liquidation, and recapitalizations, foreign direct investment, as well as commercial litigation and arbitration.
Jeff was born and grew up in Shanghai and holds a Chinese law degree. Before joining JF, Jeff used to work with leading foreign and local firms as well.
LL.B., East China University of Politics and Law
The People’s Republic of China
Member, China National Lawyers' Association
Member, Shanghai Bar Association
AREAS OF PRACTICE
IP related business issues, and arbitration and mediation.
Commercial litigation and arbitration, corporate matters touching upon Intellectual Property
more than 10 years
Jeff is experienced in handling most kinds of foreign investment projects, including FIE establishments, merger and acquisition, restructuring of foreign invested enterprises and State-owned enterprises as well, and was actively involved in media and IT related services including restructuring of famous domestic portal, MBO of the most famous sports newspaper in China and launching of several foreign magazines and websites. Jeff is also handling labor law cases and commercial litigations and arbitrations.