Suite 06A, 11th Floor, Tower 3, China Central Place, 77Jianguo Road,
Chaoyang District, Beijing, China
Tel: (+86 10) 8588 7306
Current position: Managing Partner
Career highlights: Yuxuan has had extensive experience and success in litigation and arbitration in last 10 years, especially in cases involving investment, corporate governance and commercial contracts. Yuxuan has represented domestic and international clients in 100+ court proceedings and in main arbitration commissions in China. Yuxuan provided dispute resolution services to clients from renowned domestic and foreign companies to financial institutions and unicorn startups.
In 2019, Yuxuan won an equity investment arbitration on behalf of a famous domestic Investment Limited Partnership against 3 respondents in Beijing Arbitration Commission. Yuxuan successfully requested the respondents to fulfill the obligation of balance compensation and recovered over RMB 320 million for his client. As a new model of Valuation Adjustment Mechanism, this case has a lasting effect regarding the application of the Balance Compensation Agreement for the major shareholders and the actual controller of the listed company.
In China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission, Yuxuan represented a well-known private-equity company against 3 respondents regarding equity repurchase dispute and repayment of the equity transfer. This case involved nearly RMB 160 million and the arbitrators supported all his client’s arbitration claims. This case clarifies the issue that whether the equity repurchase contract can continue to be performed after the target company enters the bankruptcy or reorganization process, which has a guiding effect.
Besides, Yuxuan represented a domestic Energy Enterprise in a case of guarantee contract dispute. The Hangzhou Intermediate People's Court dismissed the plaintiff's claim of RMB 132 million, which is the plaintiff’s first setback in the series of cases. In addition, Yuxuan represented a Capital Management Group against two well-known Technology Enterprises regarding two equity repurchase disputes in the Beijing Arbitration Commission, involving nearly RMB 150 million. Yuxuan also represented a famous Internet Financial Company in several trust fund investment disputes involving around 200 million.
In 2020, Yuxuan’s work mainly includes representing a leading Capital Investment Company as the plaintiff in several equity investment arbitrations involving RMB 260 million. Also, Yuxuan Represents a subsidiary of a listed company in a hearing on administrative penalty of RMB 70 million. In addition, he represents an investment company in a series of dissolution and liquidation of Limited Partnership Enterprises cases involving nearly RMB 15 million.
In conclusion, Yuxuan offers practical solutions for his clients in complex business situations, based on his extensive dispute resolution experience. He particularly excels at oral advocacy in the trail. In addition, Yuxuan concerns his clients’ business interests and gives careful attention to the enforcement proceeding after favorable judgements.
Education and Professional Experience
Yuxuan graduated from Peking University with an LL.B degree.
Yuxuan is one of the founding partners and the managing partner of Tiger partners. Before founding Tiger partners, Yuxuan was a partner of Jingtian & Gongcheng. Yuxuan practiced as a dispute resolving lawyer in Zhong Lun Law Firm from 2009 to 2010, King & Wood Mallesons from 2012 to 2014, and Fangda Partners from 2014 to 2018, separately.
Yuxuan Liu was rewarded by Asialaw as a Leading Lawyer in the area of Dispute Resolution in 2020. He has been recognized by Asian Legal Business as “an up-and-comer in dispute resolution” in 2020.
Asialaw Notable practitioner 2021 in Dispute resolution