Johnny Hu is a Senior Partner and Director of IPO Pang Xingpu Law Firm. He is a graduate of Shanghai University of Finance & Economics with an emphasis on Accounting for Industrial Enterprises. Mr. Hu was admitted to the Chinese Bar in 1995 and has almost 20 years of experience as a practicing attorney.
He is a principal at the firm and his practice focuses on economic law, contract law, corporate M&A, bankruptcy and joint venture law. Because of his award of a special Intermediate Accountant Qualification Certificate, Mr. Hu represents many clients with needs for forensic accounting, including white collar cases, fraud allegations and banking related matters. He is a seasoned lawyer with many successful cases and over the years, has represented companies from start-ups to publicly listed companies. Prior to joining the firm, he was an accountant for several state-owned enterprises.
Mr. Hu has successfully represented a wide range of companies in cross-border transactions. He has substantial experience setting up foreign investment entities, including holding structures; buying land-use rights and closing complicated merger and acquisition and financial transactions. Working in conjunction with the firm’s Chairman, Mr. Hu has worked on many cross-border transactions involving international clientele. as a litigator, Mr. Hu has won many complex cases involving accounting fraud and is a noted expert on forensic accounting. He is often cited for his courtroom brilliance and has a successful record of winning cases in court. As a senior principal of the firm, Mr. Hu advises the Board of the Firm on many strategic matters.