|Mr. Douglas Hu|
The practice area
Mr. Hu’s main practice areas are financial and banking, merger & acquisitions, foreign direct investment, high technology & IPRs. He is involved in both litigation and non-litigation practices.
Mr. Hu has rich practical experience both attorney at law of Chinese law practice and in-house management of international companies. He provides professional legal services to many M&A or reorganization projects of B&Q China, GITITIRE Group, and for the project of APP GEP Plant erection with total investment 2.5 billion USD and annual 2 million T paper production, he provided legal service covering total process including approval, land, design, construction, equipment import & installation, insurance, trail, purchase, sale.
Mr. Hu has the experiences of legal service for the area of capital market, including VC, PE and bank loan litigation cases. He handled the China 1st criminal case of non-listed company’s equity transfer in China capital market, had voted as No.1 in Star Lawyer List 2007 in “Legal Daily”. He Issued many legal opinions for equity transfer & reorganization of SOEs, including over 10 companies i.e. China Power Investment Company, Shanghai Ship Factory, etc.
Mr. Hu joined Guo & Partners in 2010. Prior to that, he worked as attorney at law & partner in the law firms of Jiangsu and Shanghai. Otherwise, He worked as general legal counsel or legal director in several international companies such as APP, GITITIRE, B&Q China over 10 years.
Mr. Hu obtained his bachelor degree from Nankai University in 1994, got his JM degree from the Law School of Nanjing University in 2003. He was awarded the certificate of attorney at law in 1996 and awarded the Certificate of Chinese in-house legal counsel in 1999. Mr. Hu’s English is fluent.