Gavin Guo

Gavin Guo

International Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills
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Gavin advises on cross-border M&A transactions, joint ventures and foreign direct investment in China. Gavin has extensive experience in advising companies on cross-border M&A transactions, international business transactions, and corporate and commercial matters relating to China. He has advised Fortune 500 companies, multinational corporations, Chinese state-owned companies and private companies.

Gavin obtained his master's degree in law from East China University of Political Science and Law in China and from New York University School of Law in the United States. Gavin was admitted as an attorney both in China and in the State of New York, US. He is fluent in English and is a native speaker of Mandarin Chinese. Prior to joining Herbert Smith Freehills Kewei, Gavin was the managing partner of a US law firm in Shanghai.

He has received accolades as Leading Business Lawyer for M&A by Who’s Who Legal: China 2020, Rising Star by Legal Media Group in Expert Guides in 2015, 2017 and 2018.

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