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Global Law Office

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Beijing, Shanghai

Jinrong Liu

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Global Law Office

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Mr. Jinrong Liu was admitted in the PRC in 1998. Mr. Liu joined Global Law Office as a partner in 2002. Prior to joining Global, Mr. Liu worked with Jingtian & Gongcheng in the areas of securities, M&A and FDI.


Admitted in the PRC


Mandarin, English


University of British Columbia Faculty of Law, LL.M. 1997
Jilin University School of Law, 1995
Jilin University School of Law, 1992

China: Capital markets

Capital markets: PRC firms

Within: Leading individuals

Jinrong Liu - Global Law Office

Within: Capital markets: PRC firms

Global Law Office¬†is ‚Äėknowledgeable in the capital markets space‚Äô and is singled out for its ‚Äėshort response times‚Äô. It acts for¬†underwriters and issuers in both debt and equity capital markets transactions and the client portfolio spans a wide range of industries¬†including manufacturing, automotive, healthcare, real estate and financial services.¬†Wen Li¬†and the 'highly experienced'¬†Jinrong Liu¬†are noted for their 'smooth communication with clients‚Äô. Recent highlights saw Lei Zhou¬†advise Siemens Healthineers on the restructuring of its China operations prior to its¬† ‚ā¨4.2bn IPO on the Frankfurt stock exchange; Liu acted for¬†Hubei Sanonda on its issuance of A-shares on the Shenzhen stock exchange; and¬†Haishan Sun¬†assisted Trio Industrial Electronics Group with its listing on the Hong Kong stock exchange. Following five internal promotions, the team now counts 28 partners.

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China: Corporate and M&A

Corporate and M&A: PRC firms

Within: Leading individuals

Jinrong Liu - Global Law Office

Within: Corporate and M&A: PRC firms

Global Law Office regularly leads on high-profile cross-border transactions and has particular strength and expertise in cross-border M&As and transactions involving SOEs, PRC-listed companies and public companies in capital markets of other jurisdictions such as Canada, HK, US and UK. The team operates from its Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen offices, and continues to expand with the hire of over ten partners in 2017. A team, led by Jinrong Liu, Guangying Dai and Shifang Guo advised Ctrip in the restructuring and merger of E-dragon and Toncheng Network. Alan Zhou acted for BeiGene on it £1.4bn acquisition of Celgene obtaining global licensing rights of three oncology products. Other highlights include assisting Tianjing Port with a series of sale and purchase mandates, handing Minsheng Education Group Company's acquisition of Anhui Wenda University of Information Engineering, and advised an investment bank on its purchase of a shopping mall and the following issuance of securities by REITs. Alex Liu and Yu Zhang, based in Beijing and Shanghai respectively, are also highly recommended.

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China: Investment funds

Investment funds: PRC firms

Within: Investment funds: PRC firms

Global Law Office has funds experience in a range of sectors, including pharmaceutical and healthcare, life sciences, healthcare, telecoms, energy and semiconductors. It assisted Beijing Culture Centre Construction and Development Fund Management Company with obtaining a Shenzhen foreign limited partner fund management company qualification. Managing partner Jinrong Liu is the key contact.

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China: Private equity/venture capital

Private equity/venture capital: PRC firms

Within: Leading individuals

Jinrong Liu - Global Law Office

Within: Private equity/venture capital: PRC firms

Global Law Office 'offers quality work with a competitive budget and quick responses'. The firm acts for foreign and domestic venture capital and private equity funds in their portfolio investments in China; the practice also assists with the formation of venture capital and private equity funds, and assists onshore and offshore companies with their private equity financings. Typical work includes the design of investment structures; conducting legal due diligence; drafting, reviewing and negotiating transaction documents; and obtaining government approvals, permits and registrations. The team acted as PRC counsel for Kunlun Trust Company, CNPC Assets Management and Ningbo Rongyuan Guangrui Investment Management Partnership on their investment in Tianjin TEDA Science and Technology Corporation, a private equity and venture capital firm in China, which invests in education, TMT, healthcare and environmental protection. It also advised Shenzhen Hive Box Technology on its series A-plus financing round. Huawei Lin is particularly experienced in real estate-related deals. Other recommended individuals are Michael Yu and Jinrong Liu.

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