Peter Pang is the founder and Chairman of the newly combined IPO Pang Xingpu Law Firm where he leads a team of lawyers with offices in China and North America. He has over 35 years of experience as a practicing attorney, over 20 of which were spent in the People’s Republic of China. As the new Chairman of IPO Pang Xingpu, Mr. Pang is poised to lead the newly combined firm into its next phase as a global professional services provider for China ventures. Mr. Pang’s primary practice is focused in 3 areas: Intellectual Property, Foreign Direct Investments and Labor Law.
Prior to going into private practice, Mr. Pang served as in-house corporate and IP counsel at Shell Oil Company, M&A attorney for Hershey Foods, Vice President and General Counsel for Dole Packaged Food Corporation, Chief Corporate Counsel for Nissan North America, EVP and GC for Win Win Gaming, Inc. and Legal Representative for bwin Interactive Gaming AG. Most recently, Mr. Pang completed a three-year stint as Of Counsel to the U.S. Michigan based law firm of Dickinson Wright PLLC, working out of their Washington DC office, where he primarily focused on international business transactions.
Mr. Pang is currently active in practicing cross border mergers and acquisitions, corporate law, intellectual property law, commercial contracts and dispute resolution. He has written numerous books and articles on Chinese law and legal issues. He is also a frequent speaker at international bar organizations.
Mr. Pang is not only a China expert, but he is also a global visionary, helping Chinese businesses expand their reach and footprint throughout North America and Europe. Mr. Pang has had a successful track record in matching Chinese outbound ambitions with Western offerings. With both the national and international perspective and having worked and lived in North America, Asia and Europe, Mr. Pang understands the cultural differences between the East and the West and can help international clients successfully and efficiently navigate through the Chinese bureaucratic and regulatory red-tape, and vice versa, working with Chinese enterprises, Mr. Pang’s vast international network of attorneys, accountants and local partners can help Chinese businesses realize their ambitions.