Ivy has practised law for over eight years in both China and Southeast Asia and is the Head of the DFDL China Desk. She has expertise in advising developers, lenders and contractors on deal structuring, due diligence, drafting and reviewing project and finance documents, implementation strategies and local compliance with respect to a range of projects within the Energy, Mining and Infrastructure (EMI) Practice Group. She specializes in advising China-based clients on cross-border transactions on a wide range of industries. She is constantly praised for her ability to transpose the local laws and solutions so the clients have a clear understanding of the nature of their matters. She has also worked with diversified industries and has developed strong commercial pragmatism and deep understanding of clients’ business. Ivy holds an LL.M. (University of California, Berkeley, USA), and an LL.M. and LL.B. (Nanjing University, China). She is a member of the New York and China bar associations and speaks English and Mandarin.