Liza Mark is the Chief Representative and Administrative Partner of the Shanghai office of Haynes and Boone, LLP and a partner in the Capital Markets and Securities Practice Group. She started the Shanghai office and has successfully helped US businesses navigate through the legal, commercial and cultural morass in China. Progressively, she is guiding Chinese investors through the same shocks in the US. Liza has been working in U.S. firms in the United States, Hong Kong and Shanghai for more than 15 years. She is familiar with the legal environments of these countries and is able to offer comprehensive legal advice. She has concentrated her practice on private equity investments, securities and cross-border M&A. She represents issuers, investment banks/financial intermediaries, and investors in financing transactions, including equity and debt public offerings and cross-border private placements in Hong Kong, India and the U.S. She also regularly advises clients regarding private equity investments, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance and U.S. public company securities law reporting and compliance.