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Awarded Private Equity Firm of the Year by IFLR Asia Awards 2018
Awarded Private Equity Legal Adviser of the Year by Mergermarket’s China M&A Awards 2017
Awarded Consumer M&A Legal Adviser of the Year by Mergermarket’s China M&A Awards 2017
Awarded Capital Markets Deal of the Year 2017 with our involvement in Qudian’s IPO by China Business Law Journal
Awarded M&A Deal of the Year 2017 with our involvement in COSCO Shipping’s Acquisition of Orient Overseas by China Business Law Journal
Awarded M&A Deal of the Year with our involvement in Carlyle and CITIC’s Acquisition of McDonald’s in Mainland China and Hong Kong Business by Asian Legal Business China Law Awards 2018
Chambers Asia-Pacific 2018 ranked the Firm in China for Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, Corporate/M&A, Investment Funds, Private Equity and Restructuring/Insolvency.
Recognized by Legal 500 2018 as a Tier 1 firm in Hong Kong for Capital Markets, Corporate/M&A, Investment Funds, Private Equity and Restructuring/Insolvency.
We never hesitate to turn over responsibility to junior lawyers, and we encourage them to seek leadership opportunities early in their careers.
We are a firm of leaders and self-starters.
We are a high-energy firm. We offer clients a strong bench of attorneys who are results-driven and high-performing.
We are recognized as an industry leader in each of our core practice areas.
We are problem solvers.
Our lawyers work in seamless teams — across geography and practice areas — to provide innovative solutions to clients.
We represent blue-chip clients in matters of material importance anywhere and anytime.