Andrew Li
Name:Andrew Li

Senior  Partner

Member of Sundy Law Firm Counsel

Arbitrator of CIETAC


Having practiced law from 2001 up to the present, Andrew Zhuying Li leads Jiangsu Sundy Law Firm’s international group which focus on service of foreign clients in wealth of trades. He counsels clients in matters related to commercial dealings, corporate governance, intellectual property protection, international trade, high-tech innovation, large industrial construction, luxury hotels/resorts and sports leisure facilities.

Andrew is well experienced in both representing claimants and defending respondents in international arbitration cases. In 2008, 2009 and 2010, he represented two PRC respondents on Korean Commercial Arbitration Board through which he has won outstanding career reputation. He is currently among the few Chinese lawyers capable of representing clients in English language arbitrations.

Since 2004, Andrew has counselled, on behalf of the owner, Sofitel and Fairmont hotels and resorts in Nanjing, such as Sofitel Galaxy Nanjing, Sofitel Nanjing Zhongshan Golf, Fairmont Nanjing and Fairmont Condominiums Nanjing. He also provides valuable legal assistance to Swissotel Ji’nan and Huai’an Marriot design and construction.

Andrew is the head of Legal Supplier Team to 2014 the Second Summer Youth Olympic Games. From 2012 through 2015, Andrew and his team fulfilled the obligations and liabilities of providing excellent legal service to 2014 the Second Summer Youth Olympic Games which has been a great success.

Public Welfare:

He is one of the founding sponsor of Shanghai Yu Xing Charity Foundation that aims at helping solitary senior people and teenagers on underdeveloped mountainous areas.


Juris Master, Commercial Law, Nanjing University, Nanjing, PRC

MA Degree, English Translation, Sichuan University, Chengdu, PRC

Overseas Training:

Visiting Scholar, Maryland University, College Park, USA

Visiting Scholar, International Law Institute, Washington DC, USA

Visiting Lawyer, DlA Piper, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, Paul Hastings


The 2nd Summer Youth Olympic Games Organization Award

The 2nd Summer Youth Olympic Games Legal Affairs Service Contribution Certificate

The 2nd Summer Youth Olympic Games Personnel for Meritorious Service

Excellent Foreign Commercial Lawyer 2015 Chinese Lawyers Yearbook

Select Work

1. 2015 -Present, transaction path design and risk firewall service for Chinese companies’ mergers and acquisitions in the United States.

2. 2015- Present, defending a state-owned design institute on an international-investment-in-Indonesia litigation against another investment partner.

3. 2015, a Poland investor acquires 50% shares of a Chinese company in Suzhou.

4. 2015, a Poland purchaser’s international arbitration against a PRC hardware supplier.

5. 2014 Ji’nan Swiss Hotel contract and Huai’an Marriott Hotel contract.

6. 2013 Fairmont Suzhou Hotel contract.

7. 2012-2014, 2nd Summer Youth Olympic Games

8. 2012-2014, Nanjing Yangtze River Club equity dealing, construction design and construction, and follow-up financing.

9. 2012-2013, Nanjing Jin Ao International Center and Fairmont Nanjing Hotel..

10. 2011, Nanjing Finance Town.

11. 2009-2012, Shanghai EXPO Russian Exhibition Hall.

12. 2008-2010, two international arbitration cases on Korean Commercial Arbitration Board.

13. 2008-2009, DOW Chemicals Shanghai R&D Center.

14. 2007, India-listed company Huangnan’s share purchase of Nanjing Happy Toy Company.

15. 2003-2005, Nanjing Galaxy International Plaza, Sofitel Galaxy Nanjing, Sofitel Nanjing.

16. 2003-2005, Zhongshan Golf.

17. 2001, Nanjing Olympic Sports Center. Tel:86-25-69761029
P.C.:211800  Addr:11F, Yangzi SCI-Tech Innovation Center, 211# Pubin Road, Pukou District Nanjing City.