Mr Tao Jingzhou,
International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (Asia Office)
Jingzhou Tao is a Court Member of the ICC International Court of Arbitration and the Managing Partner at Dechert LLP responsible for developing the firm's Asian practice. He has almost 30 years of experience in advising Fortune 500 companies on China-related matters. His areas of practice include international mergers and acquisitions, arbitration, and corporate work. Jingzhou has represented major Chinese, European, Japanese, and American companies in hundreds of transactions in China on such matters as merger and acquisition; tax planning; strategic alliances; and intellectual property protection. He has acted as counsel, chief arbitrator, or party-nominated arbitrator in international arbitration proceedings involving merger and acquisition, letters of credit, construction projects, management contracts, joint ventures, technology transfers, trademark licensing agreements, agency agreements, and international sales of goods.