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Iris Bi

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Iris Bi is an associate in the firm’s Beijing office and is a member of the Corporate/M&A team. Ms. Bi is experienced in advising clients on mergers and acquisitions, and joint ventures. She has represented clients across various industries in the People's Republic of China.

Professional Background

Prior to starting at K&L Gates, Ms. Bi worked as an associate in an independent law firm in China where she was involved in numerous joint ventures and acquisitions for large global companies.


  • Honored Student Award, Educational Committee of Beijing Municipality
  • Excellent Graduation Thesis Award, China University of Political Science and Law

Professional/Civic Activities

  • 'Donate Monthly' Project by the China Foundation for Poverty Alleviation volunteer
  • Co-editor for the Chinese Journal of International Law, 2007-2009

Additional Information

In 2011, Ms. Bi completed a course on Public International Law at the Hague Academy of International Law in the Netherlands.
  • Representing a PRC leading commercial real estate group in its electronic commerce joint venture with two PRC leading internet companies
  • Advising a global PRC auto insurance data company in its 60:40 joint venture with a global data company
  • Representing UCWeb Inc. in its sale to Alibaba Group
  • Representing Magic Holdings International Limited in its sale to L’Oréal S.A.
  • Advising Albaugh LLC. in its sale of 20 percent equity interest to Nutrichem Co. Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of a PRC A-Share listing company
  • Advising Shanghai Fucheng Environmental Engineering Co. Ltd., in its pre-IPO financing from Shanghai Hejun Xinsheng Venture Capital Partnership
  • Representing Synear Food Holdings Limited in its repayment of a loan extended by Tianjin Bohai Goldstone Private Equity Investment Funds, LLP facilitating its privatization from the Singapore main board, and the termination and release of share charge as security for the loan
  • Representing CECEP (Hong Kong) Investment Co. Ltd., in its acquisition of a PRC mining enterprise
  • Advising Superior Aviation Beijing Co. Ltd., in its proposed equity acquisition of Hawker Beechcraft Inc.
  • Representing a PRC investor in its acquisition of the equity interests in its PRC joint venture
  • Advising Beijing Sino-ocean Grand Architectural Decoration Engineering Co. Ltd. in its proposed initial public offering on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange