Calvin Ding

Calvin Ding


Email [email protected]​

Phone +86 21 6122 3808

Fax +86 21 6122 3899

LanguagesEnglish, Mandarin

Practice groupLitigation, Arbitration, and Employment

Calvin advises clients on a wide range of regulatory, compliance and government enforcement matters in China and the U.S. He has extensive experience in FCPA/anti-corruption compliance and investigation matters.

He has advised on cross-border litigation, anti-bribery enforcement, Chinese anti-trust, privacy laws and e-discovery. Calvin’s clients cover diverse industries including automotive, pharmaceuticals, manufacturing, e-commerce, and technology (including AI). He has worked extensively on internal FCPA/anti-corruption advisory, risk assessments, investigations, and anti-corruption due diligence reviews in M&A transactions. He has also supported clients with matters involving intellectual property, trade secret misappropriation, and complex business disputes.

Education and admissions


J.D., University of Minnesota Law School, 2007

B.A. Economics and Government, Cornell University, 2003


American Bar Association

Cornell Alumni Association of Shanghai

Bar admissions and qualifications


Representative experience

Implementing an anti-corruption compliance program in China to address one of the largest FCPA investigations brought to date by the U.S. Government.*

Evaluating an international medical device manufacturer’s anti-corruption compliance programs and advising the company and an international financial institution on the adequacy of those programs.*

Establishing the Greater China anti-corruption compliance function of one of the largest hotel chains in the world with over 150 properties in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Macau.*

Conducting due diligence for an international conglomerate involving businesses in multiple jurisdictions, and advising on pre and post-closing actions relating to FCPA and Chinese anti-bribery laws.*

Advising a leading e-commerce company on the implementation of anti-corruption policies and procedures, including the diligence and clearance of third party intermediaries and business partners.*

Defending one of the largest Chinese steel makers and achieving an unprecedented victory against allegations before the USITC involving antitrust, trade secret and false designation of origin claims.*

Acting as compliance monitor to an international medical device manufacturer to advise the company and a multilateral development bank on the contours and adequacy of anti-corruption programs.*

Representing the audit committee of a listed company in an internal investigation with respect to conflict of interest, breach of fiduciary duty, and FCPA issues arising out of whistleblower claims.*

Represented the audit committee of a listed company in an internal investigation conducted in response to media reports alleging breach of fiduciary duties and corruption.*

*Matter handled prior to joining Hogan Lovells.

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