Xi (Grace) Yang, 律师

 
Xi (Grace) Yang

Xi (Grace) 在本所担任高级律师,侧重于国际商法和中国法律,是中美法团队的核心成员。她拥有华盛顿州的律师执照。 Xi (Grace) 是本事务所有关中国劳动法的负责律师,也是外商到美国投资的主要负责律师之一。

Xi (Grace)毕业于北京大学法学院(Peking University School of Law),在北大获得法学学士学位,之后从华盛顿大学法学院(University of Washington School of Law)取得法学博士。在法学院就读期间,Xi (Grace)在「华盛顿大学合同起草与谈判竞赛」中赢得「最佳合同奖」。另外由于她参与多项服务于社区的志愿法律服务项目,还获得了「年度最佳公益学生奖」。她拥有在美国联邦贸易委员会、华盛顿州总检察长办公室、知名公益环境法律所地球正义、非盈利公益法律组织西北正义等多个机构和组织工作的经历。

Xi (Grace) 是北京人,在美国读书、工作和生活多年,中英文流利。Xi (Grace)的国际背景,让她对美国和中国的文化、商业和法律系统有更为深厚的了解。

Xi (Grace) 平时在中美之间往来。她空闲时,喜欢作西方油画、写书法和画水墨画等中国传统艺术,以及陪伴她的家人。

More About Xi (Grace)

Speaking Engagements

China Employment Law: What HR Needs to Know,” HRWebAdvisor, January 29, 2019.

China Employment Contract FAQs,” General Counsel News, December 8, 2018.

China Employment Law: What HR Needs to Know,” HRWebAdvisor, October 23, 2018.

Chinese Employment Law Landscape: Key Issues and Staying Compliant in the Local Market,” HRWebAdvisor, May 16, 2018.

Employment Law for Female Workers in China,” LawProCLE, April 18, 2018.

“China Labor and Employment Laws,” LawProCLE, December 20, 2017.

China’s Employment Law Landscape: What You Need to Know,” Washington State Bar Association Seminar, December 7, 2017.

“Chinese Employment Law Landscape: Key Issues and Staying Compliant in the Local Market,” Commercial Law WebAdvisor, October 26, 2017.

Media Appearances

China Employment Contract FAQs,” General Counsel New, December 8, 2018.

China’s #MeToo momentum has broader benefits,” Reuters Breakingviews, August 10, 2018.

China: Online Registration, Point System Highlight Work Permit Reforms in China,” Bloomberg BNA, May 24, 2017.

China: Foreign Companies Hit With Much Higher Disability Payments,” Bloomberg BNA, February 10, 2017.

China: New Labor Laws Seek to Pressure Chinese Employers,” Bloomberg BNA, February 6, 2017.

China: Despite Landmark Ruling, LGBT Rights Lacking in China’s Workplaces,” Bloomberg BNA, January 19, 2017.

China: Students Get Grim Lesson in Factory Work,” Bloomberg BNA, December 14, 2016.

Long Hours, Low Wages Alleged at Ivanka Trump Shoe Factory,” Racked, October 12, 2016.

China: Better Accident Contingency Plans Required of Employers,” Bloomberg BNA, August 8, 2016.

China: Companies Must Shed ‘Dispatch Workers,’Bloomberg BNA, April 6, 2016.

Published Articles

China Employment Law GuideTCK Publishing, September 7, 2017.

Work published frequently on China Film Insider and Conventus Law.

Memberships

华盛顿州律师协会(Washington State Bar Association)

华盛顿州亚洲律师协会(Asian Bar Association of Washington)

Practice Areas

Education

  • 华盛顿大学法学院法学博士(2011)
  • 北京大学法学院法学学士(2008)
  • 耶鲁大学夏季国际学习项目(2007)

Bar & Court Admissions

  • 华盛顿州

Languages

  • 英语(流利)
  • 中文(流利)
  • 西班牙语(基础)