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Sede di lavoro Shenzhen

Telefono 0086-0755-83025555

Consiglio dell'Ordine Partner of China Commercial Law Firm - Huashang

Lingue Mandarin, English, Cantonese

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Practice Areas: Foreign Direct Investment, International Trading and Financing, Mergers and Acquisitions, Cross-border Disputes Resolution

Professional Experience: Henry Hou currently is a senior attorney from Department of International Legal Affairs Department of China Commercial Law Firm. As an Englishspeaking attorney, Henry has been focusing on offering legal service regarding cross-border business and transactions ever since 2006. Henry has served clients from more than 20 countries, among others, including USA, Germany, France, Italy, Australia, Canada, Switzerland, India, Sauté Arabia, Brazil, etc. Henry has years’ experience in foreign direct investment (“FDI”), international trading and financing, and cross-border takeover. Over the past 7 years, Henry has successfully helped numerous foreign clients establish their business in China and maintained a long term cooperation relationship with all his foreign clients. Henry’s clients range from Multinational and large stateowned companies to emerging small and medium enterprises engaged in different industries including manufacturing, mining and energy, food and beverage, pharmaceutical, trading and sourcing, real estate and finance.

Representative Cases: 1.) Advising a Fortune 500 Multinational in its acquisition of a domestic security mechanics company, attending negotiation, conducting due diligence, drafting and reviewing Share Purchase Agreement (“SPA”), preparing transaction documents, assisting completion of the deal, etc. 2.) Representing an American investor setting up an electronic manufacturing WOFE in Longgang District of Shenzhen, preparing application documents and feasibility report, drafting company formation documents,including articles of associations, filing documents for governmental approval and registration. 3.) Advising a domestic clean energy company in its Clean Development Mechanism (“CDM”) Emissions Reduction transaction with a Swiss Purchaser, attending negotiation, reviewing CDM Emissions Reduction Purchase Agreement and drafting legal opinions and assisting completion of the transaction. 4.) Representing an German investor setting up an LED screen manufacturing EJV in Bao’an district of Shenzhen, conducting investment structuring, preparing application documents, drafting company formation documents, and filing documents for approval and registration. 5.) Offered litigation legal service to numerous foreign and domestic clients with regard to intellectual property, international trading and corporate and labor disputes, drafting court papers, collecting evidences and present in trial in courts at different levels and arbitration tribunals in and out of Shenzhen.

Work Experience: 2011-Now, China Commercial Law Firm, Shenzhen; 2009-2010, Horizon Law Offices, Shenzhen; 2006-2009,Zhonglun Law Offices, Shenzhen;



Securities Industry Practitioner Qualification 2008,

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Henry is now member of Shenzhen Bar Association and All China Bar Association.