Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz is acting for U.S.-based CIT Group on the $10 billion sale of its aircraft leasing business to Avolon Holdings, which turned to Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer...
Hogan Lovells has entered into a strategic alliance with Xiamen-headquartered Fujian Fidelity Law Firm in the Shanghai Free Trade Zone.
Amid all this uncertainty and instability, what is the legal industry in Asia doing to prepare itself and its clients for Brexit’s fallout? ALB talks to lawyers to gain insights...
ALB proudly announces the winners of Shilton Sharpe Quarry Thomson Reuters ALB China Law Awards 2016.
Beijing-based Guantao Law Firm has formally announced that it is merging with Zhongmao Law Firm in Shanghai.
|NRF, Mayer Brown, J&G on $519 mln China property deal Norton Rose Fulbright and Jingtian & Gongcheng have advised China Overseas Grand Oceans Group Limited on the 3.5 billion yuan acquisition of its parent China Overseas Land & Investment Limited's roperty portfolio. Full Article|
|China war on underground banks uncovers $148 billion in illegal tradesChina has uncovered over 1 trillion yuan (120.35 billion pounds) worth of illegal transactions by underground banks this year, the official Financial News reported on Thursday, citing a senior official at the foreign exchange regulator. Full Article|
|K&E, Skadden, JunHe, Zhong Lun on China’s biggest U.S. IPO since AlibabaSkadden, Arps, Slate, Maegher & Flom and Kirkland & Ellis are acting on the planned IPO by Chinese logistics company ZTO Express on the New York Stock Exchange later this month. Full Article|
|North Asia Deals: Week of October 17Freshies, Wachtell and Weil star in $10 bln aircraft deal; K&E, Skadden, JunHe and Zhong Lun act on ZTO Express’ U.S. IPO, and many more in this week’s North Asia deals table. Full Article|
|Freshies, Weil, Wachtell star in $10 bln aircraft dealWachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz is acting for U.S.-based CIT Group on the $10 billion sale of its aircraft leasing business to Avolon Holdings, which turned to Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Weil Gotshal Manges for legal advice. Full Article|
|Hogan Lovells forms strategic alliance in Shanghai FTZHogan Lovells has entered into a strategic alliance with Xiamen-headquartered Fujian Fidelity Law Firm in the Shanghai Free Trade Zone. Full Article|
|Game onAs China’s sports industry takes off, the country is looking to upgrade its legal structure. However, lawyers say that there is still a way to go, reports Pearl Liu Full Article|
|Powering throughChina’s Belt And Road Initiative is set to benefit energy firms despite legal hurdles, find Carmen Ho and Pearl Liu. Full Article|
|A newfound patent passionThe popularity of IP litigation in Asia has soared of late, with jurisdictions such as China vastly increasing their role on the global stage. Though sectors such as pharmaceuticals have seen a drop over the past decade Full Article|
|The Haiwen Way: The pragmatism behind the accomplishmentsTwo of this year’s ALB China Law Awards, namely, China Deal of the Year and M&A Deal of the Year, went to Haiwen & Partners. Zhang Jiping, director of Haiwen Full Article|
|2016 ALB Fast 10 China’s Fastest Growing Firms 30 Sep 16 Year 2016 has witnessed the continued booming of Chinese law firms. Since June this year, ALB has been compiling statistics on the growth of firms over the past year, using data to back up the development and expansion stories of...|
|2016 ALB Client Choice Top 20 16 Sep 16 The 2016 “ALB Client Choice: Top 20 Lawyers Most Sought after in China” has identified lawyers who are the most popular with clients across practice areas in the Mainland.|
|ALB Top 15 Rising Lawyers 2016 27 Jul 16 In its annual rankings, ALB showcases 15 young lawyers from across China whose impressive career development points to their potential to make it big in the legal profession in the future.|