Location: William and June Warren Hall, Room 103
Date: February 21, 2012
Time: 12:10-1:10 p.m.
Pizza will be served.
Zhang Peihong, Shanghai Criminal Defense Attorney
Lecture and discussion will be in Chinese.
Peihong Zhang is a criminal defense attorney in Shanghai, and also holds the post of vice-director of the Criminal Defense Committee of the Shanghai Bar Association. He received his law degree from the Department of Politics and Law of Yunnan Normal University. Mr. Zhang has received several awards for his legal work, including being named Shanghai Excellent Young Lawyer of 2008. Some of his better known defense trials include: the Rio Tinto corruption case, the Yang Jia case, and the 11/15 Fire Case of Shanghai.
William and June Warren Hall is located at 1125 Amsterdam Ave., at W. 115th Street.