Hazel has over 15 years of experience representing Chinese and multinational clients in relation to some of the most complex merger control matters and investigations. Hazel has deep expertise advising clients across a variety of industry sectors including beverages, pharmaceutical, automotive, internet, aviation, finance and consumables, hi-tech, manufacturing, chemical, logistics, mining, and consumer electronics.
Hazel has constantly been recognised by Chambers and Who’s Who Legal as a leading antitrust lawyer in China. She was named to Global Competition Review’s ‘40 Under 40’ list in 2020 and the Asia Legal Business’ ‘Top 15 Female Lawyers’ in China in 2019.
Hazel frequently publishes articles on competition matters with world leading legal publications including Competition Policy International and GTDT Merger Control. One of her papers won the Best Antitrust Academic Article in the Asian Antitrust Category of Concurrences 2020 Antitrust Writing Awards.
Before joining RuiMin, Hazel was a partner of leading international firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, where she was a co-head of the firm’s China competition practice. She was a partner of King & Wood Mallesons in China prior to that.
Hazel speaks fluent English and Mandarin.