Wang Kaiding


Beijing, China

Areas of Practice

Mr. Kaiding Wang is a senior corporate partner at King & Wood Mallesons. Mr. Wang focuses on cross-border mergers and acquisitions, foreign investment in China, corporate governance and general corporate law matters. He has worked on a range of transactions, including domestic and cross-border merger and acquisition transactions, private equity transactions, joint ventures, corporate financing, asset acquisition transactions and divestitures.

Mr. Wang was recognized by Chambers as one of China’s leading lawyers in Corporate/M&A category in 2012 and one of the leading individuals in Corporate/M&A category of Greater China Region in 2022, by Legal 500 as one of the recommended lawyers and leading individuals in Corporate/M&A category from 2017 through 2022, by Asian Legal Business as one of 2018 Choice-of-Client Top 20 Lawyers in China. One of the joint-venture deals led by Mr. Wang was ranked as the Deal of the Year by China Business Law Journal in 2012, and one outbound-investment deal led by Mr. Wang won this laurel again in 2016.

Mr. Wang has authored a number of books, including Foreign Investment in China: Laws and Regulations with Selected Annotations, Class Action in the United States, Law of Negotiable Instruments: Text and Cases, and U.S. Law on Sales of Goods. Mr. Wang teaches a course on M&A as an adjunct professor at University of International Business & Economics ("UIBE") School of Law and China University of Political Science and Law. Mr. Wang has written articles on topics relating to mergers and acquisitions, and corporate governance.

Work Experience

Mr. Wang joined King & Wood Mallesons in 2007. Mr. Wang was a lecturer at UIBE School of Law from 1996 to 2010. Mr. Wang also worked as an international associate at United Technologies in Connecticut and as a visiting attorney at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz in New York.

Mr. Wang graduated from UIBE with a B.A. in Economics in 1993, an LL.M. in 1996 and a J.S.D. in 2006. He received his LL.M. degree from University of Connecticut School of Law in 1998.

Mr. Wang is a member of the China Law Society. Mr. Wang is an adjunct professor at UIBE School of Law, a trustee and the Secretary General of Shen & Feng Foundation and a member of the executive committee of the China Law Academy of Lawyers.

Mr. Wang’s working languages are Chinese and English.

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