Professional Experience

Qinghong Cai is a partner at Merits & Tree. Prior to joining Merits & Tree, Ms. Cai worked at Simpson Thatcher & Bartlett LLP as an M&A associate and a public company as general counsel, respectively. Ms. Cai has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, in particular outbound investments, and securities compliance.


With her work experience with a well-known Wall Street firm and a A-share listed company, Ms. Cai has outstanding practical expertise and experience in strategic acquisition transactions and public company governance. She is able to provide professional legal services from multiple perspectives, covering full-cycle growth of corporate clients.



LL.B., Tsinghua University

LL.M., Tsinghua University

LL.M., Columbia Law School



Ms. Cai has been admitted to practice in the People’s Republic of China and the State of New York, United States.


Working language

Chinese and English

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