Alex is a partner at Grandall Law Firm and is based in Shanghai. Before joining Grandall, he was a senior counsel at a boutique international firm. Alex is particularly capable to help foreign clients to navigate their business in an unfamiliar market, including entry strategy, joint venture and partnership arrangements, M&A, due diligence, a wide range of commercial contracts, employment, etc. He has received extensive recognition for his representation of leading market players and involvement in both regulatory and commercial issues across a wide array of industries. Particularly, Alex has over the years dedicated much time to renewable energy, real estate, private equity/venture capital. For renewable energy, Alex’ clients have included major Chinese renewable energy developers, such as GCL, CMIG New Energy, CGN Solar as well as some leading U.S. based renewable energy funds. For real estate, in addition to advising Chinese real estate developers, he has advised on numerous deals where foreign real estate funds purchase residential, office or commercial properties in China. Alex's practice also focuses on venture capital and private equity investment in China. His clients include Softbank, SIG, Highlight Capital, etc.