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Beijing Cyan Law Firm

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Chairman: Wanhe Ye
Managing Partner: Wanhe Ye
Number of partners: 8
Number of lawyers: 9
Languages: Chinese, English

Firm Overview:
Beijing Cyan Law Firm (Cyan) specialises in providing comprehensive international and domestic legal services in fields of construction and engineering, commercial arbitration, public private partnership (PPP), cross-border investment, etc. Cyan’s partners are experts and leading figures with great influence in his/her practice areas and they also own strong loyalty of many high-end clients. All lawyers are graduates from top law schools with abundant legal experience both in theory and practice and have served top enterprises and institutions both in China and abroad. Cyan serves a host of clients from different fields, including world-leading fortune 500 multinationals, large state-owned enterprises, high-tech innovative ventures and traditional manufacturing companies.

Practice Areas:
■ Construction & Engineering
■ Construction Infrastructure
■ Public-Private Partnership (PPP)
■ Commercial Arbitration
■ Banking & Finance
■ E-commerce
■ Intellectual Property, Sports
■ Environment & Energy Resources
■ Corporate Compliance & Risk Control
■ Cross-Border Investment & Mergers & Acquisition (M&A)
■ Civil & Commercial Litigation

Main Areas of Practice:

Letter of Guarantee:
1 partner; 3 fee earners based in Beijing
■ Representing China National Electric Engineering Co., Ltd. (CNEEC) in its independent guarantee claim on China Construction Bank in CIETAC and in defending against a fraud claim filed by the applicant for the guarantee, which finally turned out to be a completely favourable judgement for CNEEC in the second instance trial in the Supreme People’s Court, P. R. China. The deal value is about USD 20 million
Key Clients: China National Electric Engineering Co., Ltd. (CNEEC)
Contact: Wanhe Ye
Tel: +86 10 5683 0601
Email: [email protected]

Construction Engineering:
2 partners, 3 fee earners based in Beijing
■ Providing China Eastern Airlines with comprehensive legal services for the construction of the airport project base in Beijing Daxing International Airport, including tendering documents review, contract review, legal training, contract negotiation, etc. The deal value is about USD 300 million
Key Clients: China Eastern Airlines
Contact: Wanhe Ye, Yinli Gao
Tel: +86 10 5683 0601
Email: [email protected]

Public Private Partnership:
1 partner, 3 fee earners based in Beijing
■ Providing HydroChina International Engineering Co. Ltd. with legal consultancy services in its Sewage Interception Project in Yunnan Province, including biding and tendering documents review, PPP contract review, dispute resolution, etc. The deal value is RMB 3.5 billion
Key Clients: HydroChina International Engineering Co. Ltd.
Contact: Wanhe Ye
Tel: +86 10 5683 0601
Email: [email protected]

Dispute Resolution:
2 partners, 3 fee earners based in Beijing
■ Representation of CMEC International Engineering Co., Ltd. (CIEC) in an arbitration case on the issue of construction payment dispute in an international engineering project located in a west African country. The deal value is USD 12 million
Key Clients: CMEC International Engineering Co., Ltd. (CIEC)
Contact: Yinli Gao
Tel: +86 10 5683 0619
Email: [email protected]

International Work:

International Engineering:
2 partners, 3 fee earners based in Beijing
■ Representing China CACS Engineering Corporation to successfully apply for the injunction of bank guarantee and force a North American government to return to negotiation table. Representing CACS to negotiate with the government to reach a settlement agreement in which the government agreed to compensate CACS around USD 13 million. The deal value is RMB 300,000,000
Key Clients: China CACS Engineering Corporation
Contact: Wanhe Ye
Tel: +86 10 5683 0607
Email: wanhe.ye @caianlaw.com

Cross-border Investment:
1 partner, 2 fee earners based in Beijing
■ Representation of Shenzhen China Merchants Americold Supply Chain Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of China Merchants Group, for selling its share in two subsidiaries to companies controlled by Americold Realty Trust (NYSE:COLD, the world’s largest publicly traded REIT). Cyan is responsible for the proper execution of transactional documents among the sellers, purchasers and guarantors
Key Clients: Shenzhen China Merchants Americold Supply Chain Co., Ltd.
Contact: Arthur Chiu
Tel: +86 10 5683 0607
Email: [email protected]

No-litigation Business:
2 partners, 3 fee earners based in Beijing
■ Representation of WSCE for the contract negotiation and provided WCSE negotiation points, risk analysis and suggestions for contract management. Reviewed and drafted the contract for the design, procurement, testing, packing, supervision of installation, commissioning and performance testing for the liquefied natural gas (LNG) / liquid helium (LHE) process plant located in South Africa.The project value is around 17 million U.S. Dollars
Key Clients: Western Shell Cryogenic Equipment Inc
Contact: Arthur Chiu
Tel: +86 10 5683 0607
Email: [email protected]