Chunfu Yan

International Trade Analyst, Shanghai

Biography

Overview

Chunfu Yan is an International Trade Analyst with the International Trade Group of White & Case. He was based in the Washington, DC office before relocating to Shanghai.

Chunfu specializes in Chinese trade and investment law; China's participation in bilateral and multilateral trade agreements; trade remedy law and investigations of China, the United States and other jurisdictions; and World Trade Organization disputes. He also provides analysis of US trade policy toward China. Chunfu advises clients in antidumping proceedings and anti-circumvention inquiries before the US Department of Commerce, safeguard investigations before the US International Trade Commission, as well as anti-evasion investigations pursuant to the Enforce and Protect Act and other relevant proceedings before the US Customs and Border Protection.

Prior to joining White & Case, Chunfu was an attorney in a law firm in in Beijing, China. He advised Chinese exporters in trade remedy actions and Chinese government in WTO dispute settlements. Chunfu also undertook research projects from the Chinese government related to multinational trade negotiations.

Bars and Courts
New York State Bar
Education
LLM
Georgetown University
LLM
Durham University

UK

LLB
Zhong Nan University of Economics and Law

China

Languages
English
Mandarin
Professional Advisor. Not engaged in the practice of law.

Experience

Publications

Research on WTO Antidumping and Subsidies and Countervailing Measures Rules Negotiation of Doha Round, Law Press, China, 2012

The Direction and the Effect on China of the Rules Negotiation on Subsidies and Countervailing Measures of Doha Round, Volume 5, Chinese International Law Review, 166 (2012)

Awards and Recognition

Client Choice Top 20 Lawyers in China, Thomson Reuter's Asia Legal Business, 2012