Christina Zhang

Partner in Charge – Shanghai

Christina Zhang is partner and chief representative of Cooley's Shanghai office. Christina has more than 20 years of practice experience, gained through private practice and in–house experience in the US and China. Christina represents clients in cross border transactions, especially in life sciences and high tech industries and other industrial sectors. She has represented clients in their financings, licensing and partnership transactions, joint ventures, acquisitions and divestitures, distribution and marketing activities in China. Christina has also represented Chinese investment funds and companies in their investments, financings and acquisitions overseas.

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  • Johnson Controls Joint Venture Named a Deal of the Year by China Business Law Journal 

  • FibroGen Closes Largest Biotech IPO in 12 Years 

  • Uber Closes SoftBank Investment 

  • Johnson Controls on $7.5 Billion Joint Venture with SAIC's Yanfeng Automotive Trim Systems 

  • GENFIT SA in its Licensing and Collaboration Agreement with Terns Pharmaceuticals 

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  • Duke University School of Law
    JD, 1993

  • University of International Business and Economics
    BA, Economics

Admissions & Credentials

New York