Areas of practice
Mr. Wang Junfeng is the principal founding partner of King & Wood Mallesons (China) and is currently Global Chairman of the firm's Management Committee.
Wang Junfeng has over 30 years of legal practice experience. His areas of practice have included securities, finance, mergers & acquisitions, international commerce, foreign investment, and international arbitration. Mr. Wang has also served on the China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission, the Beijing Arbitration Commission, the Shenzhen Arbitration Commission.
Mr. Wang is one of the first lawyers licensed to practice securities law in China and has advised on numerous private and major state-owned enterprises focusing on restructuring and IPO transactions as well as ground-breaking infrastructure projects. He has been widely recognized for his role in complex transactions as well as his overall expertise in corporate and commercial matters.
As the Global Chairman of KWM, Mr. Wang leads the management committee in developing policies, long term strategy and oversight of the firm. He cultivates a firm culture of dedication, teamwork, public-interest advocacy, practical solutions and excellence.
In 1986 Wang Junfeng began his career at China Global Law Office, a part of the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade and he led their Commercial Law Practice.
In April of 1993, Wang Junfeng founded King & Wood Mallesons (China), which became one of the first partnership law firms in China.
Mr. Wang actively drives numerous community endeavors. Currently, Mr. Wang is a member of the 13th National People’s Congress (NPC), member of the NPC Constitution and Law Committee, member of the Judicial Selection Committee of the Supreme People’s Court, Vice Chairman of the China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC), Vice Chairman of the China Legal Aid Foundation and Director of the Lawyers’ Law Research Committee of the China Law Academy of Lawyers. He also serves as legal counsel to the Ministry of Public Security, the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council (SASAC), the Ministry of Justice, and the Standing Committee of Beijing Municipal People’s Congress. Previously, he was the President of the 8th and 9th All China Lawyers Association, a member of both the 9th and 10th Standing Committee of the All-China Youth Federation, Vice President of the Sixth Council of Beijing Bar Association and, during 2004, Mr. Wang was a member of the Sixth Share Issue Audit Committee of the China Securities Regulatory Commission.
Wang Junfeng obtained his LL.B. and first LL.M. from Jilin University and earned his second LLM and JSD at the University of California, Berkeley Law School, U.S.A. Additionally, Mr. Wang was a visiting scholar in the U.S and Europe on numerous occasions. He is proficient in Chinese and English.