Lawrence Wang focuses on advising clients on antitrust and competition law matters in China as well as other major jurisdictions. He has experience advising clients in premerger notifications in China, antitrust government investigations and enforcement actions, antitrust counseling and compliance, and private antitrust litigation. He has represented clients across different industries, including aviation, automotive, medical device, technology, chemical, and cosmetics.
Lawrence has participated in the representation of Air China Limited and Air China Cargo to successfully resolve a multidistrict, class action litigation brought by customers alleging an international conspiracy to impose fuel surcharges on air cargo shipments. Among the numerous premerger notifications Lawrence has worked on, he represented PotashCorp in the notification in China for its $38 billion all-stock merger-of-equals with Agrium, as well as Safran in the notification in China in connection with its €8.7 billion agreed tender offer targeting Zodiac Aerospace's shares.
Prior to joining Jones Day in 2014, Lawrence worked as a China advisor at an American law firm in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Combination of China's Three Antitrust Enforcement Agencies May Bring More Aggressive Enforcement Over Long Run
- University of Washington (LL.M 2013; Golden Key Member; CALI Award for highest score in Contract Law; Academic Excellence Award); University of Oxford (Magister Juris 2012); Renmin University of China (LL.B. 2011)
- New York