Becker Hong Kong Law Firm

LI Ya Senior Lawyer


  1. B.A., Lanzhou University
  2. Juris Master, Fudan University
  3. L.L.M., Manchester University


  1. 1999 PRC Bar
  2. 2005 China Securities Practitioner's Qualification

Working Experience

Mr. LI was qualified to practice Chinese law in 1999 and was selected by Shanghai Justice Bureau in 2003 to study at Manchester University and obtained his LLM degree with honors in 2004. Mr. LI developed his professional carrier as lawyer in Shanghai, Hong Kong and Beijing, becoming partner of Zhong Lun law firm in 2008.


Mr. LI Ya practices corporate legal affairs and focuses on corporate, investment and financing (Investment, M&A, PE, Financing and Restructuring, IPO and related IP transaction).


  1. Member of Beijing Lawyers Association
  2. Member of All China Lawyers Association
  3. Director of the third session of the UK China Law Association
  4. Senior Advisor of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) (2010)
  5. Excellent Partner awarded by UNIDO (2010)
  6. China "Top 20 Lawyers" awarded by Asian Legal Business (2012)

Invited Lectures

  1. 2012 Lectures invited by the National Academy of Mayors of China
    Issues to be Noticed in Legal Due Diligence
  2. 2012 Lectures invited by CAD Fund
    Overseas Bond Issuance and Capital's Flow-back to China
    2012 Lectures invited by Minsheng Finance Lease, Richlink and Leadyond
    Analysis of the Failure of PE's Valuation Adjustment Mechanism in China (Study of the
    hotly debated PE investment case: Haifu vs. Shiheng)
  3. 2010 Lectures invited by the School of Finance of Southwestern University of
    Finance and Economics
    Legal Structures and Issues in PE Fund Formation & Legal Issues in PE Fund
  4. 2010 Lectures invited by the Ministry of Commerce of China
    Research on Dispute Resolution Procedures of China Government Procurement from the
    Perspective of Government Procurement Agreement
  5. 2008—2010 Lectures invited by the local governments of Dongying, Deyang and Foshan
    Legal Issues to be Noticed in A-Share Listing in China
    Analysis of the Failed Cases in A-Share Listing in China

Working Languages

Chinese mandarin and English.

Unit 2209, 22/F., Wu Chung House, 213 Queen's Road East, Wanchai, Hong Kong
+852 8193 3188
+852 3020 2089