Alexander May

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Telephone:  +86-21-5256-9933
Fax: +86-21-5256-9936

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Personal Practice Summary

Alexander May has over a decade of experience in Asia, primarily in the PRC. He has successfully advised numerous multinational companies, start-ups, private equity and venture capital funds, non-governmental organizations and international law firms in Asia. His practice areas include corporate, mergers and acquisitions, commercial, anti-corruption, licensing, private equity and employment in fields as diverse as agriculture, banking, beverages, heavy machinery, hotel, media, oil and gas, real property, textiles, technology, telecommunications and tobacco, among others.

Professional Association and Activities

  • New York Bar Association
  • Rotary Club (2000 - 2008) (past member of board of directors, legal services committee and club services committee)

Professional Employment

  • Pamir Law Group, Shanghai, China (2012-Present)
  • Gordon & Associates, Hong Kong (2010-2011)
  • DFDL Mekong, Cambodia (2009-2010)
  • Shuang Cheng Attorneys-at-Law, Beijing, China (1999-2009)

Publications, Quotes and Interviews

  • Asia Law & Practice
  • Bloomberg
  • Budapest Business Journal (BBJ)
  • China Daily
  • China Economic Review
  • China Law Star
  • China Post, Taiwan
  • Chinese Wall Street Journal
  • CNN
  • Economist Intelligence Unit
  • Far Eastern Economic Review
  • Financial Times (FT)
  • Marketplace Public Radio – American Public Media
  • South China Morning Post
  • Wall Street Journal


  • J.D., St. John's University (1999)
  • B.A., University of Arizona (1992)


  • English
  • French
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish