Ms. Zhou Rui specializes in securities, mergers and acquisitions. investment and financing, funds and family wealth management.
Ms. Zhou Rui has led a number of influential projects, including A-share public offering and listing projects, H-share public offering and listing projects, overseas red chip restructuring, financing and listing projects, restructuring and acquisition projects of listed companies, cross-border M & A projects, domestic and foreign bond issuance and refinancing projects, and fund establishment, investment and financing projects in industries such as high-tech, Internet, biomedicine, artificial intelligence, high-end manufacturing, energy conservation and environmental protection, new consumption, new energy, new materials, new media, culture and education, construction engineering, chemical industry, property management and commercial real estate.
Ms. Zhou Rui had been recognised by Chambers Asia Pacific Guide as a Leading Lawyer in Capital Markets from 2018 to 2021. She was recognized by Chambers Greater China Region Guide as Leading Lawyer in Capital Markets and Company / commercial (Guangdong Region) in 2022. She was named as Highly Recommended Lawyer by International Financial Law Review（IFLR1000 China）in 2021 and 2022, Highly Recommended Communication Media Lawyer by Legal 500 in 2021 and 2022, Leading Lawyer by Chambers Global 2020, Leading Lawyer (Guangdong Region) by International Financial Law Review（IFLR1000 China）in 2020, Highly Recommended TMT Lawyer by Asia Pacific Legal 500 in 2019, Outstanding TMT Lawyer of the Year by China Law & Practice in 2018. The Foxconn Industrial Internet Co. Ltd A-share IPO that she provided services for was awarded the ALB Best Deal of the Year 2018, ALB Best TMT Deal of the Year 2018 and Outstanding Deal in Chinese Market of the Year by China Business Law Journal Annual in 2018.
Ms. Zhou Rui also actively summarizes theoretical experiences and has participated in the compilation and revision of the series of books on the capital market of Shenzhen Stock Exchange, such as Question and Answer on the Issuance and Listing of SMEs, Question and Answer on M&A and Reorganization of Listed Companies, and Handbook of Effective Board of Directors, Legal Issues of Pharmaceutical Industry and Founder's Handbook.
Ms. Zhou Rui joined King & Wood Mallesons in 2009. Prior to King & Wood Mallesons, she practiced at other well-known law firms in China.
Ms. Zhou Rui obtained her LLM from University of Wisconsin-Madison Law School and LLB from Sun Yat-sen University. She was admitted to practice law in the PRC in 2000.
Ms. Zhou Rui’s working languages are Chinese and English.