Corporate/M&A: Highly Regarded (International Firms) - China
Basic facts about the department
- 3 partners
- 3 associates
- 10 PRC legal consultants
What the team is known for A widely praised corporate practice which stands out for its advice to US-based corporates on acquisitions and joint venture projects in mainland China. Provides additional support on regulatory and tax matters.
According to sources, Yingxi Fu-Tomlinson is "a lawyer of unsurpassed energy and practicality; she is very smart and very updated on the trends of PRC practice." Her knowledge of the PRC market is highly prized, as another client added: "I think she offers more than legal advice, she can provide options that are specifically adapted to the Chinese environment."
Steven Wright specialises in handling mergers and acquisitions for international companies. According to clients: "He is responsive, provides advice on both cross-border and PRC issues and his advice is spot on. He manages the rest of the team well."