Beijing-headquartered firm Jingtian & Gongcheng has hired Jimmy Chan (Chen Guohao) as a partner in Hong Kong from Magic Circle firm Clifford Chance.

Chan is well-versed in financial regulatory investigations and litigation proceedings. He worked for more than 10 years at the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission, where he served as director and international policy head of the enforcement division.

Following Chan’s hire, Jingtian now has 10 partners in Hong Kong.


To contact the editorial team, please email

Related Articles

CC, Davis Polk act on ChaPanda’s $330 mln Hong Kong IPO

by Charlie Wu 吴卓言 |

Davis Polk & Wardwell and Jingtian & Gongcheng have advised Sichuan Baicha Baidao, a Chinese low-priced tea chain also known as ChaPanda, on its $330 million IPO on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, with Clifford Chance and King & Wood Mallesons acting for the sponsor CICC and underwriters.

HK: Cap markets expert returns to Jingtian after LC Lawyers closure

Beijing-headquartered law firm Jingtian & Gongcheng has welcomed back Li Fai as a partner in its Hong Kong office. He was most recently a partner at EY member firm LC Lawyers, which shuttered in January this year.

Tea time at the HKEX: F&B companies the bright spot in HK’s gloomy IPO scene

The first working day of 2024 brought news to perk up lawyers, bankers and others dismayed by Hong Kong’s falling IPO fortunes. Mixue Bingcheng and Guming, both among China's top five tea beverage chains in terms of store count, submitted listing prospectuses to the HKEX, with the former expecting to raise between $500 million to $1 billion, and the latter between $300 million to $500 million.