Lian Lian photo
Lian Lian
Managing Director, China
Shanghai
42nd Floor
HKRI Centre One, HKRI Taikoo Hui
288 Shimen Yi Road
Shanghai, 200041
People's Republic of China (PRC)
+86 21 3210 2182
Shanghai
42nd Floor
HKRI Centre One, HKRI Taikoo Hui
288 Shimen Yi Road
Shanghai, 200041
People's Republic of China (PRC)
+86 21 3210 2182

Lian Lian is the Managing Director of China for Kobre & Kim. She is focused on driving the firm’s business development and strategy in Greater China, as well as developing business opportunities with a global nexus to China. Ms. Lian has extensive experience in resolving disputes between joint venture partners and in successfully managing cross-border litigation and crisis management.

Before joining Kobre & Kim, Ms. Lian served as the global general counsel of Honeywell Technology Solutions, the company-wide engineering and technology research and development arm of Honeywell with operating units in China, India, Eastern Europe and South America. Prior to that, Ms. Lian worked at Jones Day and other major international law firms, where she primarily focused on cross-border transactional matters and Chinese companies’ outbound investments.

Born and raised in Shanghai, Ms. Lian also lived for over ten years in the United States, where she graduated from college, law school and later practiced law. She has native-level proficiency in both English and Mandarin Chinese.

Education

  • Suffolk University Law School, JD
  • University of Massachusetts, Boston, BA, magna cum laude
  • Fudan University, AA

Languages

  • Mandarin
  • Shanghainese

 

Publications & Presentations

  • Panelist, “The China Syndrome” (The Smaller Business Association of New England, Burlington, April 2007)
  • Faculty, “Doing Business in China” (Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Boston, March 2007)
  • Co-author, “Chinese Laws for Lao Wai (Foreigners),” (Boston Bar Journal, January 2007)

Credentials

Education

  • Suffolk University Law School, JD
  • University of Massachusetts, Boston, BA, magna cum laude
  • Fudan University, AA

Languages

  • Mandarin
  • Shanghainese

Publications & Presentations

  • Panelist, “The China Syndrome” (The Smaller Business Association of New England, Burlington, April 2007)
  • Faculty, “Doing Business in China” (Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Boston, March 2007)
  • Co-author, “Chinese Laws for Lao Wai (Foreigners),” (Boston Bar Journal, January 2007)