Qingyi Pan is an associate in the New York office of Latham & Watkins.
Prior to joining the firm full-time, Ms. Pan was a summer associate in New York.
In law school, Ms. Pan was a research editor on the Duke Environmental Law & Policy Forum. She also interned at the New York Attorney General’s Office in the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit.
Before law school, she had experiences working for Microsoft, Ernst & Young, and a leading Chinese law firm.
Ms. Pan’s representative matters include advising:
- Microsoft on the deployment of its US$1 billion Climate Innovation Fund
- American Airlines on greenhouse gas emissions mitigation and disclosure issues
- Bank of America and Morgan Stanley on environmental commodity transactions, including carbon allowances and carbon offset credits
- Indigo on the development of its Indigo Carbon business
- Emergent Forest Finance Accelerator on its legal agreements with donors, credit purchasers and host countries for international REDD forestry projects
- A real estate developer on the negotiation and structuring of an option to purchase nine million offsets to mitigate the emissions of a large development project
- A large multinational company on the development, permitting, and structuring of a CCS project in California
- The Environmental Law Institute in the creation and implementation of the China International Business Dialogue on Environmental Governance and Emission Trading Scheme, a working group promoting engagement between multinational business and environmental policymakers in China