Nick Shu | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Nick Shu

Associate, Shanghai

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Nick Shu is an Associate in the Mergers & Acquisitions and Private Equity Practice Group, based in Shanghai.

Nick’s legal practice covers areas of cross-border mergers and acquisitions, private equity, and other general corporate matters associated with public and private companies inside and outside of the United States and China. Prior to joining White & Case, Nick had experiences in a leading US law firm and a reputable PRC law firm in the areas of cross-border mergers and acquisitions and capital markets.

Nick is admitted in both New York State and PRC. He is fluent in Chinese and English.

Bars and Courts

  • New York State Bar
  • Certificate of Legal Professional Qualification, People's Republic of China


  • LLM, University of Southern California
  • LLB, Liaoning University


  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Shanghainese


OFO International Limited in its Series E financing.

A seller consortium consisting of Carlyle Group, Sequoia China Capital, Actis LLC, a Singapore sovereign wealth fund and the co-chairmen of 7 Days Group Holdings in the RMB10 billion disposition of Keystone Lodging Holdings Limited (7 Days Group) to Shanghai Jinjiang International Hotels (Group) Company Limited.

A buyer consortium consisting of Carlyle Group, Tencent Holdings Limited and Trustbridge Capital in the US$800 million acquisition of Shanda Literature.* International, Ltd. in its acquisition of a significant stake in Qunar from Qunar's controlling shareholder Baidu, acquisition of a significant stake in eLong from eLong’s controlling shareholder Expedia, and strategic partnership with and issuance of convertible bonds to Priceline, valued at over $10 billion in total.*

A Singapore sovereign wealth fund in its various private equity investments in China and Hong Kong.*

*Experience prior to joining White & Case.