Fangda Partners has hired a corporate partner to its Beijing office.

Fang Wei joins the firm from Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton where he specialised in M&A and private equity.

For more than ten years, Fang has provided professional legal services for multiple private equity funds, sovereign funds, foreign government agencies, and financial institutions, in M&A, minority equity investments, corporate joint ventures, and securities issuances.

Prior to joining Fangda, Fang practised in Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, Shearman & Sterling and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett.

He is qualified to practice law in China and New York State, USA.