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Guoquan WU

Partner
Locations:Guangzhou
Title:Guangzhou Office Managing Partner/Director
Tel:+86 20 3801 1266
Fax:+86 20 3801 1230
Working Language: Chinese/ English
Mr. Guoquan Wu specializes in litigation and arbitration, His experience covers a wide variety of areas, including trade and investment, M&A, infrastructure and real estate development, financial instrument, insurance, intellectual property and product liability. Mr. Wu also served as the leading counsel in a number of M&A transactions, infrastructure and real estate projects.
Representative Matters
  • Dispute Resolution

  • Represented Shenzhen Luohu Commercial City for in arbitration dispute of sale contract of shops of a whole floor

  • Represented China Guangfa Bank in a litigation of standby letter of credit issued by China Guangfa Bank under the commission from a China-invested enterprise in Hong Kong to a foreign-funded enterprise

  • Represented a state-owned enterprise in Guangdong province in a litigation at Hong Kong High Court related to the registration of trademark "Lianxiang" in Hong Kong

  • Represented North China Pharmaceutical Group in product liability cases involving dozens of florists

  • Represented China Export & Credit Insurance Company in a subrogation litigation

  • Represented a construction machinery production enterprise in a product liability case in the U.S.

  • Represented a coal mining enterprise in Shanxi Province in an arbitration arising from a contract of coal mine transfer

  • Represented Wal-Mart in an arbitration of lease contract dispute

  • Represented a government agency in an arbitration against an innovating enterprise regarding Government innovation fund, the dispute amount of which is worth billions of renminbi

  • Provided legal advice on Chinese Law as expert witness of Chinese Law at Hong Kong High Court

  • M&A

  • Serving as the leading counsel in several nursing home acquisitions transactions

  • Serving as the leading counsel in several real estate acquisitions projects

  • Serving as the leading counsel in several share acquisitions transactions

  • Serving as the leading counsel in a construction project for Guangdong Baosteel Real Estate Co., Ltd’ headquarters

  • Serving as the leading counsel in a construction project of a commercial building invested by Everbright Fund

  • Serving as the leading counsel in a real estate development project invested jointly by China Poly Group Corporation and a Hong Kong enterprise

Education Background
  • Bachelor of Laws, Southwest University of Political Science and Law (1985)

  • Master of Laws, China University of Political Science and Law (1987)

  • Studied and worked in China Legal Service (H. K.) Ltd.

Professional Qualifications
  • Bar admission in P.R. China

Professional Background
  • Mr. Wu joined DeHeng Law Office (Guangzhou) in 2007 as Managing Partner and director. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Wu served in China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) from 1987 to 1995, and a Guangdong law office from 1995 to 2007.

Recognitions and Affiliations
  • Arbitrator for Shanghai International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (Shanghai International Arbitration Commission)

  • Arbitration for South China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (Shenzhen International Arbitration Commission)

  • Arbitration for Shenzhen Arbitration Commission

  • Arbitration for Zhuhai Arbitration Commission

  • Council Member for Guangdong Arbitration Law Society

Selected Publications
  • Chief director, Legal Thinking and Practicing