Phone: (415) 633-1906
Qianwei is a Partner in the Firmís Antitrust and Unfair Competition Group. Qianwei has in-depth experience in litigating high-stakes antitrust matters with an emphasis on representing consumers and opt-out claimants in class actions involving price-fixing and monopolization claims. She has played a primary role in discovery, class certification and trial preparation in some of the nationís largest antitrust cases. She routinely works with economic and industry experts on damages and pass-on issues. Qianwei takes pride in her antitrust experience across a wide array of industries, including gemstone, energy, automotive, transportation and consumer electronics. Qianwei also has unique practice experience in China and expertise in handling EU private antitrust recovery actions. Her international background and training give her the broad scope and a sophisticated mix of skills necessary to navigate the unique legal and practical challenges that arise in cross-border antitrust disputes. Qianwei has also represented Fortune 500 companies in arbitration proceedings and pre-litigation negotiations in various complex commercial disputes.
Qianwei was named a Northern California "Rising Star" in 2011-2016 six consecutive years (Antitrust Litigation, Business Litigation and International) by San Francisco magazine.
Qianwei, along with the other Zelle attorneys who serve as co-lead class counsel in TFT-LCD, received 2013 American Antitrust Instituteís Honorable Mention for Outstanding Antitrust Litigation Achievement in Private Law Practice.
- U.C. Davis, School of Law, J.D., 2005; Articles Editor, U.C. Davis Law Review
- University of Maryland, M.A. in Criminology and Criminal Justice, 2002
- Xiamen University, School of Law, China, LL.B., 1996
- American Bar Association
- California State Bar Antitrust, UCL and Privacy Section, Executive Committee
- Chinese Bar Association
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In her free time, Qianwei enjoys exploring hiking trails in northern California, experiencing different cultures through traveling, and watercolor painting.