Jeffrey Wilson is a counsel of JunHe and is based at the Shanghai office. He has almost two decades of experience assisting multinational corporations with labor and corporate law matters in the China region. Prior to joining JunHe in 2010, Jeffrey previously was associated with other law firms in both Hong Kong and in Taipei, Taiwan.
After developing a background in PRC corporate law and mergers and acquisitions, Jeffrey has focused exclusively on PRC labor law since 2006. He has advised many multinational corporations on labor issues relating to corporate restructuring and mergers and acquisitions; stock option, data privacy, and employee benefit issues; and issues relating to the employment of foreign nationals in China. He also has represented clients regarding reductions in force and employee transfer issues, and has drafted and reviewed numerous employment contracts and employee manuals.
Jeffrey has assisted the American Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai to prepare position papers for submission to National People’s Congress and State Council regarding the Employment Contract Law, Implementing Regulations to Employment Contract Law, Employment Promotion Law, and Social Insurance Law. He has spoken widely on PRC employment law in China, Hong Kong, and the United States to groups including Economist Network, American Chamber of Commerce (Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou), and European Chamber of Commerce in China (Beijing, Shanghai, Nanjing, Shenyang, Chongqing, Chengdu). Jeffrey is the author of various articles on PRC labor law for China Law and Practice, International Law Office, and Labor & Employment Law (ABA).
JunHe is widely recognized as a leading full-service law firm in China, uniquely positioned to provide superior legal services in commercial transactions and disputes. One of the largest and most established PRC-based law firms with over 300 attorneys and six offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Dalian, Haikou and New York City we are renowned as a pioneer in the re-establishment and development of the legal profession in contemporary China.
We have also established a Hong Kong presence by associating with X.J. Wang & Co., a boutique Hong Kong firm. JunHe possesses strong foreign language capabilities, including Chinese, English, Japanese, and Korean. With such diverse language skills in our office, we are able to communicate and process cross-border transactions with fluency and ease. Operating under an integrated system and aided by state-of-the-art communications technology, we are fully equipped to keep in constant contact with our clients and with other JunHe offices. Our reputation for excellence is evident through our extensive client base. Jun He is also widely acknowledged and respected by both the Chinese judiciary and by foreign professional organizations.
In 2009, JunHe was awarded PRC Law Firm of the Year.
Firm Practice Areas
- Labor and Employment
- Foreign Direct Investment
- Mergerse and Acquisitions
- Securities and Capital Markets
- Banking and Finance
- Infrastructure and Project Financing
- Real Estate and Construction
- Intellectual Property
- Telecommunications, Media and Technology
- International Trade
- Mining and Natural Resources
- Entertainment and Sports
- Dispute Resolution
- Private Equity and Venture Capital
- Overseas Investment
- Anti-trust and Competition