Clients turn to Fangyu because of her thorough experience handling multinational corporate and securities matters.
Fangyu's corporate and securities law practice focuses on representing domestic and international business entities in securities, mergers and acquisitions, equity and debt financings, and general corporate matters.
She has experience representing EB-5 Immigrant Investor Regional Centers in private placements and preparation of templates for EB-5 related petitions with the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services. She also has experience counseling clients on matters involving contracts, commercial disputes and regulatory compliance.
In her native country of China, Fangyu's practice focused on cross-border transactions involving mergers and acquisitions, foreign investments, and private financing and public offerings.
Negotiated and drafted a joint venture related to greenfield development of a brick-and mortar casino in Bristol, Virginia, pursuant to the state's new gaming statute.
Led legal effort to successfully foreclose on an abandoned coal mine due to environmental obligations and redevelop the land for large-scale commercial agriculture purposes.
Represented first lien lenders and affiliates in acquiring coaling mining assets in both Illinois and Indiana following Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings.
Represented communications provider in securing a combination of federal and state financing and grants, as well as private funding, to develop large-scale fiber optics networks in West Virginia, which will dramatically increase the availably of high-speed internet across the state.
Negotiated a forbearance agreement between the client and a West Virginia coal producer to restructure debt the producer owes to the client and on which it had defaulted.
Documented investment of preferred membership interests in medical marijuana startup company in Boston, Massachusetts.
Documented a $10.8 million credit facility designed to provide construction and operating funds to a communication provider to expand fiber optic network.
Documented the sale of majority ownership of a closely held family company as part of a complex estate plan.
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Georgetown University Law Center, LL.M., 2014
Peking University Law School, Master of Law, 2006
Peking University Law School, Bachelor of Law, 2003
- Fangyu is fluent in Mandarin Chinese.