Dr Venus Valentina Wong, bakk phil, attorney-at-law, has been counsel at Wolf Theiss Attorneys-at-Law since 2016, and specialises in international arbitration and international litigation with a focus on China-related and CEE/SEE matters. She has served as counsel, arbitrator and administrative secretary in more than 60 cases in institutional and ad hoc arbitral proceedings (ICC, VIAC, LCIA, DIS, Swiss rules, CCIR, CAS, UNCITRAL).

Valentina Wong studied law and sinology in Vienna, Amsterdam and Taipei. Before joining Wolf Theiss, she was a university assistant at the Vienna University of Economics and Business and worked for two arbitration boutique law firms in Vienna.

Valentina Wong completed internships with CIETAC in Beijing and with the ICC International Court of Arbitration in Paris. She is a regular speaker at international conferences and author of numerous publications on various topics of international arbitration, as well as an official translator of several institutional arbitration rules (VIAC, CIETAC, LAC). She was the YIAG regional representative for CEE in 2010 and 2011. She has been a member of the YAAP advisory board since 2008 and was appointed as co-chair in 2016. Her working languages are German, English, Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese) and French.