Beijing-based Haiwen & Partners has scored a key advisory role in Guotai Junan Securities $4.85 billion Shanghai IPO, the nation’s biggest domestic share sale since 2010.
Yingke Law Firm has opened an office in Greece, the firm’s 27th outpost overseas.
Beijing based Jingtian & Gongcheng has scored a key advisory role in Focus Media Holding’s backdoor listing in Shenzhen. The restructure values the company at more than $7 billion, filings...
The first wholly-Chinese owned law firm in the United Kingdom was launched in London this week, aimed solely at catering to China-based clients.
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe is advising on Chinese travel website Tuniu Corp’s sale of $500 million in new shares to a group of investors led by JD.com, the second largest...
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|‘We will make a big move this year’Wu Peng, Partner and Director of the Management Committee at Zhong Lun law firm, shared with ALB’s Shangjing Li about Zhong Lun’s representation of Qualcomm, and his experience of managing a law firm with over 1,000 lawyers. Full Article|
|ALB 2015 China’s Top General Counsel 01 Jun 15 ALB picks China’s leading General Counsel in its Top General Counsel Rankings 2015.|
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|Employer of Choice 2015 - China's Best Law Firms to Work For 01 Apr 15 ALB’s annual survey of the best law firms to work for in China lists ten domestic and five international firms that were lauded by their employees – from the paralegal level right up to managing partner – on issues ranging...|