Dr. Steven Yu
HIWAYS LAW FIRM
Dr. Steven Yu served at Shanghai WTO Affairs Consultation Centre, the first Chinese World Trade Organization (WTO) service body, where he advised government agencies, enterprises and industry associations on trade compliance upon China’s WTO access. Dr. Yu started his private practice in 2003, focusing on trade law, foreign investment law, corporate and commercial. In 2013, Mr. Yu was named one of the “Chinese Foreign Leading Lawyers” by All China Bar; in 2015 and 2016, he was twice awarded “Client Choice Top 20” by Asia Law Business (ALB). Most recently, China Business Law Journal named him China’s elite A List lawyers.
Until 2015, China was the world's fastest-growing major economy, with growth rates averaging 10% over 30 years.Due to historical and political facts of China's developing economy, China's public sector accounts for a bigger share of the national economy than the burgeoning private sector. China is the world's largest manufacturing economy and exporter of goods. China is also the world's fastest-growing consumer market and second-largest importer of goods. China is a net importer of services products. China is the largest trading nation in the world and plays a prominent role in international trade and has increasingly engaged in trade organizations and treaties in recent years. China became a member of the World Trade Organization in 2001. China also has free trade agreements with several nations, As China's economic importance has grown, so has attention to the structure and health of the economy.
Hiways Law Firm is the largest Law Firm in China and one of the first approved liability limited partnership law firms in China, with its headquarter in Shanghai. Since the establishment in 1995. Hiways has taken the lead in a wide range of legal services, and many of our lawyers have also become the best among their peers. We have eight major practice groups: Finance, Securities, Real Estate & Construction, Corporate & Commercial, International , Criminal Defense, Intellectual Property and Dispute Resolution.
Financial, Real Estate and Infrastructure, Intellectual Property, Securities, International Practice, Dispute Resolution, Corporate and Commercial and Criminal Defense.