Date Submitted: Sat, 16 Feb 2019 01:54:40 GMT

LAW 1207 v00 : Negotiating a Joint Venture in China

Last edit: Fri, 08 Mar 2019 19:58:53 GMT

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nag5 Gounaris, Nestor
LAW 1207 v00: Negotiating a Joint Venture in China
Negotiating a Joint Venture in China
FSaSu 9:30am-5:00pm
11/22 to 11/24


ATTENDANCE IS MANDATORY AT ALL CLASS SESSIONS. All enrolled and waitlisted students must be in attendance at the start of the first class session in order to be eligible for a seat in the class and must attend each class session in its entirety.

Note: A student will be permitted to drop a course that meets for the first time after the add/drop period, without a transcript notation, if a student submits a written request to the Office of the Registrar prior to the start of the second class meeting. Withdrawals are permitted up until the last class for this specific course.

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Personal Information


Nestor Gounaris has 20 years China experience, with nearly 14 years in-country since 1989. Nestor has represented over 600 clients of varied industries and nationalities on matters ranging from large scale investment projects to multi-million dollar cross-border trade disputes. He was an associate at O'Melveny & Myers and Simmons & Simmons in their respective Shanghai offices before joining China Solutions, where he served as managing partner for eight years. Maintaining his affiliation with China Solutions, Nestor is now Regional Counsel for Asia Pacific for Stepan Company, a US-listed entity with over US$2 billion annual revenue. In addition to teaching at Georgetown Law Center, Nestor has also taught Chinese business law courses at University of Virginia Law and University of California Los Angeles Law. Prior to becoming a lawyer, he worked on Sino-focused projects at the National Committee on US-China Relations, the Committee for Scholarly Communications with the PRC, the Council on Foreign Relations, the Henry Luce Foundation, and the Academy for Educational Development. Nestor attended University of Virginia Law School and Georgetown's School of Foreign Service, and serves on Georgetown Law School's Asian Advisory Board. He is a member of the New York Bar and is fluent in Mandarin and Modern Greek.

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