Education

University of Michigan Law School, J.D.
  • International Taxation Book Award
Stanford University, B.A.
  • Economics
  • Stanford Students for Relief, President and Founder

Prior Employment

  • Foley & Lardner LLP, Associate, 2012-2014

Bar Admissions

Court Admissions

Languages

  • Mandarin

Professional Affiliations

State Bar of Michigan

  • Business Law Section

Detroit Chinese Business Association

Overview
Experience
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Overview

Mr. Meng is a corporate attorney who focuses on commercial transactions, bankruptcy, reorganization and creditor rights, mergers and acquisitions, as well as general corporate matters.  

  • Represents companies with respect to drafting and negotiating commercial agreements
  • Represents clients in a broad range of industries, including automotive, manufacturing, agriculture, printing and apparel
  • Counsels clients in connection with business activities in China, including company formation, anti-bribery compliance, corporate governance and litigation

Experience

Commercial
  • Represented numerous businesses in diverse industries, ranging from publicly traded companies to closely held family businesses, in drafting and negotiating commercial agreements, including supply agreements, services agreements, design and development agreements, and terms and conditions
  • Represented manufacturing companies, automotive companies, agricultural companies and retail companies in transactions under Article 2 and Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, including, without limitation, foreclosure sale and purchase transactions and consignment and bailment transactions 
Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Represented various private equity funds in numerous acquisitions and divestitures
  • Represented an investment fund in its Bankruptcy Code section 363 acquisition of a medical equipment manufacturer
  • Represented a public company engaged in the production of pork and feed on the sale of its U.S. and China operations 
China
  • Represented a publicly traded company as external general counsel of its Chinese business divisions
  • Represented numerous companies on the formation of joint ventures, WFOEs, and representative offices in China
  • Represented automotive companies in drafting and negotiating commercial agreements with Chinese suppliers
  • Represented a private equity fund with respect to FCPA compliance
  • Represented a publicly traded company with respect to insider allegations of corrupt practices in China
Finance and Financial Institutions
  • Represented banks and companies in the financial services industry in drafting and negotiating credit agreements, note purchase agreements, security agreements, and other loan and financing documents
  • Represented an OEM manufacturer in secured loans to its troubled supplier

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