Yuqi Zhu

Associate

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  • LLM, University of California, Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall), 2016
  • BA (Law), Fudan University School of Law, 2007

Qualifications

  • Hong Kong, Registered Foreign Lawyer (New York)
  • New York, 2017
  • Chinese (Mandarin)

Yuqi Zhu

Associate

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Sarah Zhu is an associate in Ropes & Gray's litigation department and a registered foreign lawyer in the Hong Kong office having previously worked in the New York office. Sarah also speaks fluent Mandarin. Sarah has particular experience in arbitration, government and internal investigations, due diligence and complex commercial litigations. She represents China, U.S., and European based clients in a number of complex commercial disputes before multiple governing bodies including Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre and China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission.

Experience

  • Represented a Chinese shareholder in a shareholder agreement dispute against the U.S. shareholder before Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre. The dispute was governed by Chinese laws, and involved multiple factual witnesses and expert witnesses, dealing with the exit right of the U.S. shareholder.
  • Represented a U.S. based pharmaceutical company in a dispute resulting from a share transfer agreement against the former shareholder of the target company before Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre. The dispute was governed by U.S. and Chinese laws, and involved complex contractual and tax issues.
  • Represented a U.S. based pharmaceutical company in a series of disputes resulting from multiple distributorship agreements against its distributor before Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre and China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission.
  • Represented an Italian manufacturer and its Chinese subsidiary in a commercial dispute against one of their major suppliers before China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission. It involved complicated contractual issues under Chinese laws, as well as damages calculation.