Professional Experience

Jasen Li is a partner at Merits & Tree. Prior to joining Merits & Tree, Mr. Li has respectively worked at JunHe Law Firm and Zhonglun Law Firm for many years.


Mr. Li is well-experienced in the areas of human resources and labor relations. Mr. Li has represented clients to deal with hundreds of complicated labor disputes, especially in the cases of termination of corporate executives, large-scale collective disputes, equity incentive and competition restriction disputes; provided comprehensive legal service in establishing confidentiality systems, designing equity incentive schemes, conducting compliance investigations and resignation negotiations, etc.; dealt with labor issues in large-scale M&A and re-organization.


Mr. Li specializes in the banking and financial fields, including trust and asset-backed securitization. Mr. Li has provided comprehensive legal service for various trust, asset-backed securitization, asset management and bond financing projects, including conducting legal due diligence, designing transaction structure, drafting documents, issuing legal opinions, etc. The clients include trust companies, securities companies, insurance companies, asset management companies, financial leasing companies and factoring companies.


Mr. Li has rich experience in various kinds of civil and commercial disputes, including financial leasing disputes, factoring contract disputes, equity disputes, consumer finance disputes, the disposition of non-performing asset, etc. Mr. Li has provided high-quality legal service in litigation and arbitration for clients, including fund management companies, factoring companies and financial leasing companies.


Mr. Li has provided legal service for multinational companies, including Sinolink Securities, Zhongrong Trust, Minsheng Trust, CITIC Securities, Shenwan Hongyuan Securities, Haitong Securities, Shanghai Electrical Lease, Huawei, SAIC, NIO, Apple, Nike, Amazon, Disney, Starbucks, BMS, GSK, Pfizer, etc., the industries of which cover medicine and medical institutions, TMT, banking and finance, high-end manufacturing, consumption and so on.


LL.B., Southwest University of Political Science and Law

LL.M., Tsinghua University



Mr. Li has been admitted to practice in the People’s Republic of China.


Working language

Chinese and English

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