Huawei Sun

Huawei Sun

Partner, Zhong Lun Law Firm


Huawei Sunspecializes in international commercial and investment treaty arbitration and has represented Chinese and foreign clients in cases conducted under the ICC, UNCITRAL, LCIA, SIAC, HKIAC, ICSID and CIETAC arbitration rules. She has significant experience working as counsel and arbitrator on disputes involving cross-border M&A, energy and resources projects, financial products and construction projects, with governing laws including English law, Hong Kong law, Singaporean law, French law, Swiss law, Dutch law, Malaysian law and Chinese law. Her experience spans a wide range of jursidictions such as mainland China, Hong Kong, England and Wales, Kazakstan, South Africa and Malaysia. Huawei has advised MOFCOM on various investment treaty issues and recently achieved victory for China in Ansung v. China(ICSID Case No. ARB/14/25). 

Huawei sits as arbitrator and is listed on the HKIAC and CIETAC Panel of Arbitrators as well as the first CIETAC Panel of Arbitrators of International Investment Disputes. Prior to Zhong Lun, Huawei worked for more than seven years at Allen & Overy, where she was later responsible for managing the firm’s China-related arbitration matters. She is qualified in the State of New York and has obtained a J.D. degree from Vanderbilt Law School. 

Huawei is recognized in Dispute Resolution: Arbitration by Chambers Global and Asia-Pacific (2019), Legal 500,Who’s Who Legal: Arbitrationand other major directories.