Dr Wei Gong is a visiting fellow at the School of Law, University of Sheffield. He holds a PhD in Law from Renmin University, China. He is an expert in civil law, especially in property law, tort law, contract law and corporate law. He had practised law for more than 12 years in China before coming to the UK. He used to work as a Research Fellow at Asia Research Centre, the London School of Economics on an EU FP7 project on urbanisation in China. He held visiting positions at the LSE and Queen’s University Belfast. He also holds visiting positions at Chongqing University, China and University of International Business and Economics, China.

Research Interests

  • Chinese law
  • Laws and regulations of China and EU
  • Transformation of Chinese society (urbanisation in China)
  • Governance in China

Research Center

Centre for the Study of Law in Society