Davis Polk & Wardwell is representing China’s oldest investment bank, China International Capital Corporation (CICC), on its planned Hong Kong initial public offering that could raise up to $1 billion.
Submissions are now invited for ALB’s annual ranking of China’s top female lawyers.
Expansion-hungry Chengdu-based law firm Tahota has established a presence on China’s eastern seaboard after opening an office in Jinan, the capital of the coastal Shandong Province.
Morrison & Foerster is advising Singapore-listed Global Logistic Properties Ltd (GLP) on its plans to set up its second China-focused logistics infrastructure fund, with the aim of investing up to...
Each year, hundreds of lawyers from Asia Pacific countries such as Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong, China, South Korea, Japan and Malaysia, decide to qualify as English solicitors, and become dual-qualified...
|Weil, DLA on HNA Group’s $2.8 bln acquisition of SwissportWeil, Gotshal & Manges and DLA Piper have advised on HNA Group’s agreement to buy airport luggage handler Swissport International from European private equity firm PAI Partners for $2.81 billion. Full Article|
|U.S. law firm Scott Warmuth opens in BeijingThe U.S.-based Law Offices of Scott Warmuth has launched an office in Beijing to serve an increasing client demand from China. Full Article|
|Shearman on Momo’s take-private dealShearman & Sterling is advising China’s mobile social network platform Momo Inc on its deal to be taken private from the NASDAQ. Full Article|
|SUBMISSIONS OPEN: ALB CHINA TOP FEMALE LAWYERS 2015 (双语)Submissions are now invited for ALB’s annual ranking of China’s top female lawyers. Full Article|
|China's Bohai bids $2.6 billion for aircraft leasing firm AvolonChina's Bohai Leasing Co Ltd has offered to buy Irish rival Avolon for $2.55 billion, a 55 percent premium over its December initial public offering, the Irish firm said. Full Article|
|Deadline approaching for ALB M&A Rankings 2015We are still accepting submissions for the ALB M&A Rankings 2015. The deadline for submission is Monday, August 10, 2015. Full Article|
|How to Become an English Solicitor in Just a Few MonthsEach year, hundreds of lawyers from Asia Pacific countries such as Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong, China, South Korea, Japan and Malaysia, decide to qualify as English solicitors, and become dual-qualified lawyers. What motivates them to do this? Full Article|
|Peak panic modeChina’s attempts to stave off a full-blown crash have included unleashing unprecedented emergency support measures, reports Alex Richardson Full Article|
|Wanda’s FashionDalian Wanda Group, China’s biggest real estate developer, is no longer interested in just being a developer. Its high-profile steps in the past six months are a convincing indicator that the conglomerate is moving elsewhere. How risky is its quasi-REITs... Full Article|
|Western promisesWest China, a relatively low-key region compared to the more affluent eastern areas, has been in the spotlight in the past 12 months. Internationally, it has greatly strengthened its economic ties with neighboring countries like India and Pakistan. Domestically, double-digit... Full Article|
|Top 15 Rising Lawyers 2015 01 Jul 15 ALB China showcases 15 ambitious young lawyers across China who have appeared on our radar because of their potential to become the next power players in the legal industry. Their growing record of achievements, coupled with their expanding client portfolio,...|
|ALB 2015 China’s Top General Counsel 01 Jun 15 ALB picks China’s leading General Counsel in its Top General Counsel Rankings 2015.|
|ALB China IP Rankings 2015 01 May 15 In our annual IP Rankings, ALB has researched and identified the leading firms for intellectual property in China. Written by Maricel Estavillo.|