Richard Guo is a partner of Fangda Partners, and heads the asset management and private fund practice of the firm. He received his JD degree from New York University School of Law, and his LLB and LLM degrees from China University of Political Sciences and Law. He is admitted to practise in both China and the State of New York. He is notably the creator of many innovative or commonly used renminbi fund structures. He is ranked as a leading individual (Band 1) in investment funds by Chambers Asia Pacific, and is noted as a leading lawyer in China by other major professional journals including IFLR100, Expert Guides, Asia Law & Practice, Who’s Who Legal and Practical Law Company.