Partner, Registered Foreign Consultant (New York, USA)

Joanne Du

Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate & Securities

“She is well versed in handling energy-related M&A, investment and joint ventures for both Chinese and global clients." 
"[L]awyer with notable experience in oil and gas projects.”

“Joanne Du is well placed to advise clients on bidding processes and purchase agreements in the oil and gas industry. A client underlines: "She shows good judgement."” 

Chambers Greater China Region 

Visión general

Joanne Du serves clients on energy sector investments. She works for international and national energy companies, petrochemical companies, energy services companies, energy project funds, and other investors that focus on investment in the energy sector. She advises and assists clients on: 


China Inbound/Direct Investment


  • Fosun/ROC Oil on its acquisition of onshore gas project in China from EOG Resources.
  • US major energy company on its onshore gas project in China.
  • Hong Kong energy company on its acquisition of CBM/tight gas projects in China. 
  • American multinational manufacturer and marketer of chemical products on its petrochemical project in China. 


  • Highly Regarded – Energy and Infrastructure, China, Hong Kong – IFLR1000
  • Highly Regarded – M&A, China, Hong Kong – IFLR1000
  • Highly Regarded – Project development, China, Hong Kong – IFLR1000
  • Highly Regarded – Energy, China, Hong Kong – IFLR1000
  • Highly Regarded – Oil and Gas, China, Hong Kong – IFLR1000


  • New York University, LLM
  • China University of Political Science and Law, LLB


  • Nueva York


  • English
  • Mandarin

Participación Profesional y Comunitaria

  • Passed the National Judicial Examination by People’s Republic of China 
  • Active member of the Association of International Energy Negotiators (AIEN)