Geoffrey Sant is a Partner in the Trial Department of Dorsey & Whitney LLP. He represents some of the world’s largest banks, investment companies, and businesses in both litigation and transactional matters. Sant also teaches at Fordham Law School and has taught at the China University of Political Science and Law (in Beijing). His legal writings have been cited at the U.S. Supreme Court, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals, and the New York Court of Appeals, as well as numerous other trial and appellate courts.

Sant is a Director of the Chinese Business Lawyers Association, and is the President of the Board of Directors of the New York Chinese Cultural Center, a 44-year-old nonprofit. He is a native speaker of English, and is fluent in Mandarin Chinese, Japanese, and Spanish.

Last Updated: March 9, 2018

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