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Shaun Wu

Hong Kong, China Asia-Pacific Guide 2021 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Corporate Investigations/Anti-Corruption (International Firms) , Dispute Resolution: Litigation (International Firms)
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Corporate Investigations/Anti-Corruption (International Firms) - China

Up and Coming

Shaun Wu continues to grow his reputation in the market as an accomplished investigations lawyer whose practice spans internal and external investigations for Chinese and foreign client across the tech, pharmaceutical and aviation industries. One interviewee states: "Shaun's extensive experience in managing many high-profile corporate investigation cases is vastly valuable to his clients," adding: "His approach is always practical and his advice laser-focused on solving the clients' problems."
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Dispute Resolution: Litigation (International Firms) - China

Up and Coming

Shaun Wu is highly regarded for his work on fraud and asset recovery cases, in addition to a strong investigations and regulatory disputes practice. One client asserts that "he really is top notch," describing him as an "excellent investigator and litigator," as well as an "excellent legal strategist."
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Shaun Wu is Asia Head of Investigations and White Collar Defense and a Partner in the Litigation Department of Paul Hastings.

Mr. Wu is one of the region’s leading litigation and investigations attorneys. He focuses on the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), U.K. Bribery Act, misconduct, corruption, bribery, fraud, sanctions, trade controls, national security, data privacy, cybersecurity, securities enforcement, responsible business conduct and other regulatory matters. Mr. Wu also advises boards of directors and audit committees of public-listed companies in allegations of financial irregularities and accounting fraud, including revenue recognition and falsified transactions.

As an individual, he has been appointed as the Independent Monitor by the World Bank and other Multilateral Development Banks for state-owned enterprises and public-listed companies to assess compliance following debarment for fraudulent practices and integrity violations.

Mr. Wu has acted in a wide range of cross-border disputes involving governments, state-owned enterprises, multinational corporations and financial institutions in U.S., U.K., Asia and offshore court litigation as well as international arbitration.

Mr. Wu is a thought leader on investigations and dispute resolution in the Asia-Pacific region. He has been invited by governments and industry groups to speak at international conferences, and is an author for leading publications.

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