Youzhihang Deng


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Youzhihang Deng works on a wide range of complex litigation and investigation matters.

Youzhihang earned his J.D., cum laude, from Harvard Law School, where he was Congress Editor for the Harvard Journal on Legislation and Co-President of HLS Lambda. In law school, he was also part of the Harvard Defenders where he represented indigent criminal defendants as a student attorney.

Representative Matters

  • A large Chinese pharmaceutical company in connection with an affiliated drug discovery start-up accused of misappropriating trade secrets.
  • A medical device company subject to a U.S. Department of Justice investigation related to insurance reimbursement claims it submitted on behalf of customers covered by federal employee health plans.
  • Kingate in the defense of claims brought by Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. relating to DBSI’s alleged purchase of more than $1.6 billion of Kingate claims against the Madoff estate.
  • Crypto-asset investors in 12 separate class actions filed in the Southern District of New York against major crypto-asset exchanges and digital token issuers, based on claims of alleged violations of federal and state securities laws through the offering or sale of billions of dollars of unregistered securities.
  • Computershare in a $500 million breach-of-warranty action regarding a residential mortgage-backed securities trust.

  • Harvard Law School (J.D.)
    Cum laude, Congress Editor, Harvard Journal on Legislation
  • Columbia University (B.A.)
    Magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa

  • State Bar of New York
  • State Bar of New Jersey

  • Mandarin