Kai Schlender, M.A.

Senior associate

Kai Schlender, M.A.

Kai is a senior associate in the firm’s China group and a member of the firm's Corporate / Mergers & Acquisitions practice group. He advises on a broad scope of corporate and commercial law matters, ranging from the incorporation and operation of companies to cross-border M&A transactions.

His practice has a particular focus on China-related projects, such as M&A transactions of Chinese investors abroad and foreign investors in China, as well as joint ventures involving Chinese parties. Prior to joining Taylor Wessing, he worked in the Corporate / Mergers & Acquisitions practice group of a leading international law firm in their Berlin, Frankfurt and Shanghai offices. Kai is a visiting lecturer at Humboldt University of Berlin, where he regularly teaches Chinese law and economics.

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China projects (inbound/outbound)

China’s system of negative lists explained

China In & Out

22 July 2021

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Taylor Wessing advises ebm-papst on the sale of a majority stake in IKOR group to Belgian Connect Group

30 April 2021

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China In & Out

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