Partner, K&L Gates

Dr. Amigo L. Xie’s practice focuses on PRC-related cross-border transactions, data protection, anti-trust pre-merger filings, foreign investment national security review, dispute resolutions in the PRC and general corporate and commercial matters.

With more than 20 years’ experience representing both PRC and non-PRC clients as a PRC lawyer, Amigo advises clients on many data protection and privacy legal issues in or with the PRC, including internal and external privacy and personal information protection policies, global data transfer, personal information protection impact assessment and other compliance process under the Personal Information Protection Law (PIPL), the Data Security Law etc.

Amigo’s knowledge, analytical capabilities, judgment, and ability to develop practical solutions for complex issues have gained wide respect within the firm. He is the “go-to” lawyer on complex matters in the PRC where the chances of success are not high.

Amigo has widely published articles on various legal topics and is a frequent speaker. He has published news alerts and expert analyses on legal news platforms and law journals, such as The National Law Review, Lexology, JD Supra and Concurrences (award nominated).

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My Sessions

China’s Data Protection Officer Recruitment Drive: How Ready is the People’s Republic of China for Half-a-Million DPOs?

Wednesday 16th February 2022, 08:00 - 08:45 GMT


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