2021.1 – Now Shanghai Glinks Law Firm Senior partner
2015.11 – 2020.12 Shanghai Hansheng Law Firm Senior partner
2009.1 – 2015.10 Shanghai Tairuiyang Law Firm Senior partner
2004.10 – 2009.1 Shanghai Tianyi Law Firm Attorney-at-law
1998.8 – 2004.9 Shanghai Merchant Ship Design and Research Institute
2003.9-2006.6, Fudan University, Juris Master, major: law
1994.9-1998.7, Wuhan University of Technology, Bachelor’s degree, major: marine power equipment, economic law
Member of the 6th Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) of Pudong New Area;
Legal advisor of People’s Government of Pudong New Area, Pudong New Area Party Committee and China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone;
Legal advisor of the People’s Government of Putuo District;
Legal advisor of Shanghai Hongqiao Central Business District (CBD) Administrative Committee;
Legal advisor of Pudong New Area Administration for Market Regulation;
Member of the 10th and 11th Council of Shanghai Bar Association;
Director of the Practice Dispute Mediation Committee and Disciplinary Committee of Shanghai Bar Association;
Director of the Compliance Practice Committee of the Shanghai Bar Association;
Practice tutor of Juris Master of Fudan University;
Arbitrator of Shanghai Arbitration Commission;
Arbitrator of Shanghai International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission.
“Study on the Issue of Delivery Period in Ship Construction Contract”, published in Shanghai Lawyer, Issue 12, 2021.
“A Brief Description of Legal Issues related to Ship Design”, “Options for Legal Protection of Ship Design” and “Legal Protection System for Trade Secrets of Ship Design”, published in Chinese Marine Platform, Issue 05 & 06 2012, and Issue 01, 2013.
“Legal Practice of PPP Projects”, published in People’s Court Press, 2018.
Honors and Awards
“Excellent Party Member Lawyer of the National Lawyer Industry ”(1st July 2019)
“Advanced Individual of Shanghai Judicial Administration System” (January 2016)
“Outstanding Party Member” of the Two New Organizations in Pudong New Area (December 2014)
“Party Member Demonstration Post” of the Two New Organizations in Pudong New Area (December 2013)
“Excellent Communist Party Member” of Lawyer Industry in Pudong New Area (August 2013)
Perry Yang is one of the few lawyers in China specialized in ship construction, ship repair and ship sale & purchase, with abundant experience in such industry and familiar with relevant laws. He has represented Chinese shipyard and companies in arbitrations in London, UK and Hong Kong, China, and has formed an international team of lawyers, for the purpose of protecting the lawful rights and interests of Chinese ship construction industry. He served as the vice director of the 10th Maritime Practice Committee of Shanghai Bar Association.
Perry Yang also focuses his practice over compliance regarding financing, environment protection, commercial advertising and state-owned enterprise. He currently serves the director of the 11th Compliance Practice Committee of Shanghai Bar Association.
Perry Yang was the founding partner of Shanghai Hansheng Law Firm. He took charge of Hansheng Law Firm merger and decided the fundamental system of the law firm. In 2020, he restructured Shanghai Glinks Law Firm, with the aim to build it into a high-end, professional, boutique and international law firm.
Perry Yang attaches great importance to party building work. He formed the General Party Branch of Shanghai Hansheng Law Firm, which was upgraded to a party committee. Through the innovation of activities and multiple combinations, the special party building of the two new organizations was created, which received praise from the society.