Past Event

Columbia Law School Students and Alumni Gathering in Beijing and Shanghai

November 14, 2020
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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Beijing and Shanghai



Time: 7:30 - 10:00 PM (Beijing)

📍 Beijing: Parkview Place, Building 1, Zone A, 2 East 4th Ring Rd, Chaoyang

📍 Shanghai: 188 Huaihai Middle Road

Columbia Law School and Columbia Global Centers | Beijing cordially invite all current students and alumni of Columbia Law School to celebrate the holiday season and make in-person connections together!

You will also hear from Professor Anu Bradford of Columbia Law School, Professor Hua XIN of Shanghai International Studies University, Professor Zhian LU of Fudan University, Dr. Jiao ZHANG of East China University of Political Science and Law, Yong BAI LAW '10 of Clifford Chance Beijing Office, and Dr. Jizeng FAN of Sichuan University, as they conduct in-depth exchanges on the past and future development of the European Union, prospects and challenges for EU-China relations in the 21st century.



7:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Registration


7:30 p.m. - 8:15 p.m. Self-introduction and sharing between students and alumni

Alumni Speakers:

  • Yun SHEN holds a LL. M from Columbia University and a master of International Economic Law from China University of Political Science and Law. She currently works as the Chief Compliance officer and Managing Director in Credit Suisse Founder Securities Limited. She worked for CICC Fund as the Chief Compliance Officer, with intensive regulatory, legal and  compliance experiences in securities regulators, United Bank of Switzerland Group, and China International Capital Corporation for nearly 20 years.

  • Yong BAI is an antitrust practice partner at the Beijing office of Clifford Chance LLP. He specializes in antitrust and competition issues. Bai has worked in the London and Brussels offices of Clifford Chance. Before joining Clifford Chance, Bai worked for the PRC's Ministry of Commerce. Bai is a Columbia Law School alumnus.


8:15 p.m. - 8:25 p.m.

Remarks by Professor Ben Liebman, Robert L. Lieff Professor of Law, Director of Center for Chinese Legal Studies at Columbia Law School; Chair of Faculty Steering Committee at Columbia Global Centers | Beijing


8:25 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Book Talk & Panel Discussion: The Brussels Effect: How the European Union Rules the World


  • Anu Bradford, Henry L. Moses Professor of Law and International Organization, Columbia Law School
  • Hua Xin, Research Professor and Executive Deputy Director of the Center for EU Studies at Shanghai International Studies University
  • Zhian Lu, Associate Professor of Law at Fudan University School of Law
  • Yong Bai, Antitrust Practice Partner at the Beijing office of Clifford Chance LLP
  • Jiao Zhang, Lecturer and postgraduate supervisor at the International Law School, East China University of Political Science and Law
  • Jizeng Fan, Associate Research Fellow at Sichuan University Law School

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  • This event opens only to Columbia Law School students and alumni.
  • Please plan to arrive no earlier than the registration time.
  • If you have any questions, please email [email protected]