20.06.07 04:32 Age: 12 yrs
Lehman, Lee & Xu Signs Scholarship and Internship Agreement with Shanghai Jiaotong University
Shanghai, China - June 20, 2007
Lehman, Lee & Xu will grant scholarships to 12 Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Law students annually for the next five years. The firm will also grant 3 recipients of the “Lehman Law Scholarship” the opportunity to perform summer internships with the firm. Managing Director and co-founder of Lehman, Lee & Xu, Edward Lehman, signed the agreement at a ceremony at Jiaotong University on June 19th. Jiaotong University School of Law Dean Zheng Chenghang and Vice Dean Zhou Wei also attended the signing ceremony.
In addition to providing scholarship and internship opportunities, Lehman, Lee & Xu will also take an active role in training Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Law LLM students. Lehman, Lee & Xu attorneys Jipeng Cui and Ryan Tang will be professors in the LLM program, and Mr. Lehman will be also a guest professor.
Signing Ceremony at Jiaotong University, School of Law - Dean Zheng Chenghang & Edward Lehman
“This is a great opportunity to share the legal knowledge I have accumulated while working on business transactions at Lehman, Lee & Xu with the next generation of legal professionals who will serve the business community in China,” said Mr. Cui. When teaching his class, Mr. Tang said he would draw on his experience as an attorney with Lehman, Lee & Xu, as well as his experience as a judge in the Shanghai Intermediate People's Court.