Yafeng Sun


About Yafeng

Yafeng Sun is a Partner at Wikborg Rein's Shanghai-office and is part of the firm's Shipping Offshore group. Sun has been working as a Chinese lawyer and Chinese law consultant in several leading local and foreign law firms in Shanghai, New York, London and Vancouver before, during and after receiving his LL.M. degree from New York University School of Law. He is an experienced PRC lawyer acting for many local and international clients relating to international shipping and maritime, international transactions, and investment in China.

Work experience
2013- Partner, Wikborg Rein, Shanghai_NEWLINE_2011-2012 Resident Partner, Wikborg Rein, Shanghai_NEWLINE_2002 Senior Legal Consultant, Wikborg Rein, Shanghai_NEWLINE_2001 Legal Consultant of Holman Fenwick & Willan, Shanghai_NEWLINE_1998 Legal Consultant of Bull Housser & Tupper, Shanghai_NEWLINE_1995 Partner, Law office of Yafeng Sun, Dong Hua Law Firm, Shanghai_NEWLINE_1994 Visiting Lawyer, Ince & Co., Clyde & Co., and Hill Taylor Dickinson, London_NEWLINE_Visiting Lawyer, Healy & Baillie LLP, New York_NEWLINE_1993 Legal Consultant of Nourse & Bowles, New York_NEWLINE_1985 Attorney, Shanghai International Economic & Trade Law Firm and Legal Counsel of Legal Department of China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT), Shanghai Sub-council
1993 New York Bar Exam_NEWLINE_Master of Comparative Jurisprudence (MCJ), New York University School of Law_NEWLINE_1986 Qualified Chinese lawyer_NEWLINE_Diploma in Law, Shanghai Institute of Foreign Trade_NEWLINE_1984 B.A., Shanghai International Studies University
Co-author of "Judicial sales of vessels and priority of claim in People's Republic of China" published at Maritime Law Handbook by Kluwer Law International, 1995_NEWLINE_Co-translator of American Uniform Commercial Code (UCC), 1991