欧洲华人律师协会
Association for Chinese Lawyers in Europe, A.s.b.l
France
+33 755164135
hongzhuchen@hotmail.com
CHEN HONGZHU
lawyer

Hongzhu Chen is qualified as a lawyer in England and Wales as well as in mainland China. With four years of experience, she specializes in international arbitration and international tax law. In the field of international arbitration, Chen primarily assists investors and sovereign states from the Middle East, Latin America, and Africa in handling investment arbitration and commercial arbitration cases under institutions such as the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA), and the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC). In international tax matters, Chen focuses on providing tax consulting services for prominent financial institutions and energy clients in the Asia-Pacific region. Her expertise includes mergers and acquisitions, listings, transfer pricing, trusts, fund restructuring, aircraft leasing, and energy-related tax matters. She has served clients such as Goldman Sachs, HSBC, Credit Suisse, Barclays, Macquarie Bank, DBS Bank, UBS, Deutsche Bank, AIA Insurance, Alibaba, Ant Group, and PTTEP. Additionally, Chen has a background in finance, accounting, and finance. She has passed the Hong Kong Certified Public Accountant exam and is currently awaiting qualification as a Hong Kong Certified Public Accountant. With an international upbringing, Chen was born in China, attended high school in New Zealand, pursued her undergraduate studies in Hong Kong, completed her master's degree in France, and had short-term exchanges in San Francisco, London, and The Hague. She has worked in various law firms, international legislative bodies, arbitration institutions, and the Big Four accounting firms in Paris, Vienna, Rome, and Hong Kong.

Professional

International trade, Tax law, International Arbitration, Infrastructure, Energy, Mining

Work Experience

Mayer Brown LLP (Paris)
LPA - CGR (Paris)
Clifford Chance (Paris)
UNCITRAL (Vienna)
UNIDROIT (Rome)
Deloitte (HK) - 

Educational

Université Paris 1 Pantheon Sorbonne
London School of Economics
Hague Academy of International Law
Sciences Po Paris 
Chinese University of Hong Kong 

Language

English, French, Mandarin, and Cantonese

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France
+33 755164135
hongzhuchen@hotmail.com