Hongjun Zhang is a Partner of Holland Knight LLP. He advises clients on a broad range of compliance and government relation matters in China such as environmental protection, energy efficiency, investment strategy, and product stewardship. His clients include a number of fortune 500 corporations as well as small and mid size companies. Dr. Zhang has been involved in the drafting and implementation of numerous Chinese laws and has extensive experience on both the industry and government side of compliance and risk management issues.
Prior to entering private practice, Dr. Zhang was a Legislative Director in China’s National People’s Congress. In this position, he was responsible for drafting national laws and policy documents and overseeing national and local implementation of the laws. In his early years in the Chinese government, Dr. Zhang worked in China’s State Environmental Protection Administration (now Ministry of Environmental Protection).
Dr. Zhang received B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Peking University and LL.M degree from Harvard Law School. He also serves as a board member of the Energy Foundation.