Practice area/industry focus: Antitrust/Competition, Capital markets/Securities, Mergers & acquisitions
Career highlights: Scott YU is senior partner at Zhong Lun, and is also a member of Zhong Lun’s Executive Committee responsible for the firm’s business development management. He studied at School of Law, University of California at Berkeley (LL.M, 2003) and Renmin University of China, Law School (LL.M, 2000 and LL.B, 1996).
Scott has been acting as a leading anti-trust/corporate counsel in a number of mega-sized global M&A and joint venture transactions, high profile enforcement and private actions, and advising leading multinational companies on various issues with implications to strategic plan and/or commercial operation. His client includes industry leaders across different sectors, including automobile, chemical, electronics, ICT, manufacturing, mining, retail, etc.
Scott has experiences of studying and working in Europe, Hong Kong and the U.S., which enabled him to develop knowledge and skills in working for clients with different cultural backgrounds. He was highly appreciated by clients for his ability to bridge gaps between different cultures, and to resolve issues in those complex transactions. Asian Legal Business named him as one of the “Top 20 Client Choice Lawyers in China” respectively in 2012 and in 2014.
Asialaw Notable practitioner 2021 in Competition/antitrust