Mr. Huo’s practice covers a variety of areas including corporate, cross-boarder transactions and intellectual property.
Mr. Huo’s corporate and securities law practices concentrate on corporate finance, merger and acquisition transactions and general corporate advice. For example, Mr. Huo assisted Chinese clients with their initial public offering, follow-on offering, PIPE, SPACs, and M&A transactions. In addition, Mr. Huo counsels U.S. companies transacting business in and related to China.
Mr. Huo practices intellectual property law with focus on providing strategic intellectual property counseling, patent procurement and enforcement, including intellectual property litigation. He also represented several Chinese defendants in a class action antitrust lawsuit involving the export of magnesite from China.
Previously, Mr. Huo practiced law in China for four years as the general counsel for a leading Chinese company. During that time, he handled numerous commercial litigations and obtained favorable outcomes in several high profile cases involving futures trading, bank loan guarantee and international trade. His corporate law experience in China includes investment, M&A and IPO transactions.
Prior to joining the firm, he was associated with the firm of Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP.
Mr. Huo received his LL.M. degree from Cornell Law School in 2004, LL.M. degree from University of Bristol Law School in 2003, and LL.M. degree from Renmin University of China Law School in 1998. He received his B.S. in Material Physics from University of Science and Technology Beijing in 1996. He is admitted to practice law in New York, U.S. Patent & Trademark Office and China.