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Jessica Tian

Associate, Litigation Department
43/F, Jing An Kerry Center Tower II 1539 Nanjing West Road Shanghai 200040, PRC

Fax: 86-21-6170-6257


Jessica Tian is an Associate in the Litigation department and is based in the Shanghai office.

Her practice focuses on regulatory and compliance matters, including internal compliance investigations, data privacy, and compliance requirements with respect to anti-corruption/anti-bribery laws (such as the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), UK bribery Act, and other anti-corruption laws).

Ms. Tian also has experience in advising international companies in compliance with the sanctions and export programs promulgated by the Export Administration Regulation (EAR) and Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC). She also advises multinational corporations on issues relating to antitrust and competition laws, antitrust investigation, risk assessment, and other general compliance matters.

Prior to joining Paul Hastings, Ms. Tian practiced with a leading international law firm in Shanghai. 

Ms. Tian passed the bar in China in 2019, but does not hold a current practicing certificate. She is fluent in Mandarin and English.


  • Emory University, J.D., 2016

  • Zhejiang University, B.A. 2013

Recent Representations


  • Conducted internal investigations on behalf of several global biopharmaceutical companies for their mainland China operations involving improper payments, books and records violations, embezzlement, and other compliance related issues.

  • Conducted an internal investigation of potential contract fraud and improper payments by the Asia sales team of leading global software and cloud service providers.

  • Advised a PRC electrical equipment supplier in a Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) investigation and subsequent voluntary disclosures regarding potential EAR violations

  • Advised a leading PRC technology company in the consumer electronics industry on multi-jurisdictional antitrust risk assessment.


Chinese (Mandarin)


Emory University, J.D. 2016
Zhejiang University (Zhejiang Daxue), B.A. 2013

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