Wilson Sonsini Beijing head departs for Sidley
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati has left the firm to join firm Sidley Austin. Li joined Wilson Sonsini as a partner in April 2011 after spending time as an associate at several US firms.
When Wilson Sonsini opened its Beijing office, Li, a native Mandarin speaker, became its head.
Weiheng Chen, Wilson Sonsini partner who currently splits time between Hong Kong and Shanghai, is currently listed as managing the Beijing office as well.