Han specializes in cross-border and domestic shipping finance. Han has experience representing major financial institutions, owners, lessors and operators in connection with debt finance transactions, including syndicated and bi-lateral secured loan facilities, ECA backed loan facilities, leasing, work-outs, debt restructurings and related collateral exercises.
Han also has experience representing equity investors and other parties in cross-border and domestic corporate and commercial transactions involving shipping, including joint ventures, vessel sale and purchase, vessel construction programs, and other similar transactions, often involving New York, Delaware, Vanuatu, Liberian and Marshall Islands legal advice.
Prior to joining Reed Smith in April 2016, Han worked at the Asset Finance Group in the New York office of Watson Farley & Williams LLP for 6 years and interned with Phelps Dunbar LLP in New Orleans and Ince & Co in Shanghai. Han is fluent in English and Mandarin Chinese.
•2014: Tulane University, Doctor of Juridical Science
•2006: Tulane University, Master of Laws
•2005: Dalian Maritime University, Bachelor of Laws