Mao Shaowei is Associate Dean for J.M. Academic Affairs and Assistant Professor of Law at Peking University School of Transnational Law. He received his LL.B. and Ph.D. in Law from Peking University (Beijing), where he won numerous awards and scholarships, including the 2014 Prize for Excellent Doctoral Dissertation. He also earned a B.A. in Economics from the prestigious National School of Development (NSD) of Peking University. While in law school, Mao Shaowei served as Editor of Peking University Law Review and as Director of the Legal Aid Association of Peking University (2008 to 2010). Professor Mao’s research interests lie primarily in the areas of Chinese civil law, corporate law, and economic analysis of law.