Karen Yan represents TMT companies in venture financing, initial public offerings and securities law compliance. She also represents Chinese conglomerates and private equity firms in M&A transactions, joint ventures and private equity financing. Her representation spans e-commerce, software, media, film, game, food and hospitality industries. She also represented multinationals in project finance transactions.
Prior to joining Fenwick & West, Karen was a partner in the Shanghai office of Latham & Watkins LLP.
Karen is fluent in Mandarin and Shanghainese and attended Fu Dan University for two years. She was also qualified as a US Certified Public Accountant.