Areas of Practice
  • Mandarin Chinese
  • Cantonese
  • George Mason University School of Law, J.D.
  • Sun Yat-Sen University School of Law, B.A.
Bar & Court Admissions
  • District of Columbia
  • New York
China Central Place, 29th Floor, Tower 2
79 Jianguo Road, Chaoyang District
Beijing, 100025
TEL: +86 10 5834 1020
FAX: +86 10 5969 6099

Lin Yang is an Associate in Steptoe’s Beijing Office, where she is a member of the International Regulation & Compliance Group.  Ms. Yang’s practice focuses on international regulatory and compliance work and investigations, including Foreign Corrupt Practices Act related matters and on cross border litigation and arbitration. 

Ms. Yang has advised multinational companies with regard to compliance issues arising from their business in China and South-East Asia, including issues relating to anti-corruption laws, securities laws, and other internal control policies.  Her experience includes conducting FCPA and internal investigations in China.  She has also conducted proactive audits on joint ventures and provided related remediation recommendations.  Ms. Yang also has experience in advising clients with regard to cross-border litigation and international arbitration matters. 

Prior to joining Steptoe, Ms. Yang worked for a leading international firm in Beijing and Hong Kong.  Before that, she worked for various US-based institutions and interned for two state court judges.