Paul Guan 

Partner, Paul Hastings

Executive Director and Counsel, Asian Real Estate Research Institute

Paul Guan is a partner in the Real Estate practice of Paul Hastings. Mr. Guan focuses his practice on cross-border real estate transactions. He has significant experiences advising both Chinese institutional investors on various types of outbound real estate investments in the United States and the United Kingdom. Mr. Guan also advises international investors, developers, and financial institutions on cross-border transactions involving real estate in Greater China. These transactions include the acquisition and disposition of various types of PRC real property, real estate financing transactions (representing both lenders and borrowers), real estate fund formation, joint venture projects in real estate development and/or acquisition, asset and property management, and initial public offerings of PRC-based real estate companies. Mr. Guan is also an Executive Director and Counsel fore Asian Real Estate Research Institute (ARERI).