This year the Chinese program plans to invite a few alumni to come back to Williams (through Zoom) and give talks to students about how they have used the skills that they have learned at Williams in their career path.
The second talk will be Thursday, December 3, 7-8 pm and the speaker is Mr. Jonathan Isaacs (’00). The title of his talk is “Interesting Times: Being a China Lawyer in a Time of Rapid Political & Economic Change.”
Jonathan Isaacs (’00) heads Baker McKenzie’s China employment law group. He has been recognized as a top lawyer in this field by leading legal publications such as Chambers and Legal 500. Mr. Isaacs has been interviewed as an expert on China labor and employment issues by various publications and media outlets, including The Financial Times, the Wall Street Journal, Reuters, Washington Post, The Economist Intelligence Unit, Voice of America, RTHK, LA Times and Fortune Magazine. He also co-authored the leading treatise on China employment law, Employment Law and Practice in China.