Kristy Guo

Director of Business Development (China)

Kristy Guo is legal counsel and business development manager at the firm.  She is a native from Qingdao, Shandong and is a graduate of East China University of Political Science and Law.  Prior to joining the firm, she worked 3 years in Nigeria as business development manager and investment counselor.

Ms Guo has extensive experience working with medical device and pharmaceutical companies and is part of the international law group at the firm where she specializes in foreign direct investments, outbound foreign direct investments, mergers and acquisitions, dispute resolution, corporate matters, including debt resolution and bankruptcy.

Her experience crisscrosses many disciplines and industries, including contracts, intellectual property, technology licensing, franchising, banking, employment and labor law.  On the industry side, she has extensive experience working with manufacturers and retailers in all different sectors, including electronics, toys, apparel, cosmetics, automotive and medical devices.  She is fluent in English and Mandarin Chinese.