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Cambridge Centre for Environment, Energy and Natural Resource Governance


Senior Partner, 大成 Dentons LLP, Shanghai Office

Between the year of 2010 and 2014, Mr. Zou was the Managing Partner of Dentons Shanghai Office. He is now a member of the Managing Committee of the Office. He has also been serving as an Arbitrator of Shanghai International Arbitration Center; a Postgraduate Supervisor of East China University of Political Science and Law; an Independent Director of Shanghai Kaikai Industrial Corporation Limited.

Mr. Zou has 20 years of legal experience and his legal knowledge covers all matters in relation to the real estate market, including early-stage development of real estate projects, construction, investment funds establishment, real estate projects financing, mergers and acquisitions and joint development. He has committed to providing full legal services in the real estate operations management for clients in the long term.

He also specializes in providing efficient and high-quality dispute resolution services for domestic and international clients. His outstanding expertise has been highly recognized by clients in the process of handling hundreds of commercial litigation and arbitration cases in courts and arbitration institutions over the years.

Mr. Zou has provided legal services to both domestic and overseas corporations and institutions including Siemens China, Roche, HP China, Philips China, Swarovski, Continental Automotive, Metso, Green Tree Inn, NWCL, Poly Real Estate Group Co. Limited, Sino-Ocean Land, Super Ocean, CETC, MCC, Pingan Insurance Group and Cinda Securities.

Former visiting scholar
 John  Zou