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Venus Lo
Counsel
 
ICBC Tower – 35th Floor
3 Garden Road, Central
Hong Kong  
 
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Phone: +852-2514-7507
Fax: +852-2869-7694
Venus Lo is Counsel in the Firm’s Hong Kong office. Venus’ practice areas involve capital markets, public and private M&A, joint ventures, regulatory compliance and advisory.

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Education
  • University of Hong Kong, 1998 LL.B.
Admissions
  • Hong Kong 2001

Venus Lo is Counsel in the Firm’s Hong Kong office. Venus’ practice areas involve capital markets, public and private M&A, joint ventures, regulatory compliance and advisory. Before she joined Simpson Thacher & Barlett in 2011, Venus was counsel at Linklaters.

Venus received her Bachelor of Laws degree from The University of Hong Kong in 1998. Venus is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

Venus’ experience includes advising:

  • The underwriters in the initial public offering of L’Occitane International S.A.

  • China Flooring Holding Company Limited in its initial public offering

  • China Mobile Limited on its acquisition of 20% stake in Shanghai Pudong Development Bank Co., Ltd., in the PRC

  • China Mobile Limited on its privatization of China Resources Peoples Telephone Company Limited

  • China Mobile on its acquisition of 19.9% equity interests in Phoenix Satellite Television Holdings Limited 

  • Fubon Financial Holding Co., Ltd, on its privatization of Fubon Bank (Hong Kong) Limited 

  • China Netcom Group Corporation (Hong Kong) Limited on its acquisition and disposal of provincial network assets in the PRC

  • China Electronics Corporation Holdings Company Limited on its acquisition and disposal of operating subsidiaries

  • China Merchants Holdings (International) Company Limited on the formation of a port joint venture in Vietnam

  • Deutsche Bank AG Hong Kong Branch as placing agent on its placement of 23% equity interests in Huabao International Holdings Limited held by the controlling shareholder.

Venus has also acted as the ongoing legal advisor of major listed companies including China Mobile Limited, PICC Property and Casualty Company Limited, China Merchants Holdings (International) Company Limited, China Railway Group Limited and China Electronics Corporation Holdings Company Limited.

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