Overview

“She is very knowledgeable and experienced, as well as very client-focused and easy to work with. She is critical to keeping the transaction going, giving very good advice.” - Chambers Global 2021

Dr. Mengyu Lu is a corporate partner in the Firm’s Hong Kong office. Dr. Lu has extensive experience advising on initial public offerings and listings on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (“HKEx”), pre-IPO financings of issuers, mergers and acquisitions, and post-listing compliance matters.

Chambers Global and Chambers Asia-Pacific recognized Dr. Lu as an up-and-coming lawyer for China equity capital markets. IFLR1000 named her as a highly regarded lawyer for Hong Kong capital markets. Mengyu was also listed in China Business Law Journal’s “China’s Elite 100 Lawyers” in 2016-2018 and 2020, and in Asian Legal Business’s “Top 15 Rising Lawyers” in 2017.

Dr. Lu is a native Mandarin speaker and is fluent in English and Cantonese.

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Recognition

“Up and Coming”, Capital Markets: Equity – China, Chambers Asia-Pacific (2021)

Credentials

Admissions & Qualifications

  • New York
  • Hong Kong (Solicitor)

Languages

  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Cantonese

Education

  • Chinese Academy of Social SciencesPh.D., Economics
  • Duke University School of LawLL.M.
  • China University of Political Science and LawLL.B.