David Yu

FLI NET Advisory Board
Managing Partner, Llinks Law Offices
Llinks Law Offices

Curriculum Vitae

Bar Membership: 
  • National Bar Association
  • Shanghai Bar Association
  • Pudong Legal Services Association
  • a member of Legal Consulting Board to the Shanghai Pudong Government
  • LL.B degree from Fudan University School of Law
Areas of Expertise: 
  • M&A / Restructuring
  • Corporate and Commercial
  • Private Equity / Venture Capital
  • Capital Markets / Corporate Finance
  • Real Estate
  • Mandarin
  • English

In the area of corporate and merger and acquisition, Mr. Yu has represented a number of Fortune 500 companies, large-scale Chinese enterprises and listed companies, with practices involving cross-boarder investment, merger & acquisition, corporate finance, debt restructuring, taxation arrangements, IPO, and etc.

Mr. Yu possesses the in-depth legal knowledge and practical experience in auto industry, energy, infrastructure, equipment manufacturing, medicine, education as well as media and entertainment. He has assisted the clients on some creative projects in these business sectors. 

In the area of infrastructure and real estate, Mr. Yu has represented several foreign real estate funds and other funds to deal with funds registration, real estate acquisition, acquisition financing, securitization and other matters. In the meantime, he has represented loads of national real estate development companies to deal with legal issues in relation to real estate development, finance, projects acquisition and transfer, and etc. 

In the area of industrial investment funds and venture capital, Mr. Yu has represented a large number of industrial investment funds to acquire and sell various enterprises in China. Meanwhile, he has assisted both many venture capital investment funds to make the investment in the growing enterprises and many companies to deal with legal issues of floatation and shares issuance.