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Broad & Bright

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Beijing, Guangzhou, Hong Kong, Shanghai

The firm

Broad & Bright is a full-service Chinese law firm providing a broad range of specialised legal services in multiple practice areas for domestic and international clients, with particular expertise and outstanding achievements in cross-border business transactions.

Since its inception in 2004, the firm has been providing clients with legal services at the top international standard. Its professional training and hands-on experience in cross-border transactions are evident in the creative, yet soundly practical, solutions the firm offers. Maintaining partnerships with law firms abroad and drawing on the advice of legal specialists within and outside of China, it is confident that its solutions will work for clients.

Offices: Broad & Bright has offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and associated offices in Hong Kong and Tokyo. Its Beijing office was opened in 2004, and is the largest office of Broad & Bright with more than 50 legal professionals. Broad & Bright Shanghai office was opened in 2008 and now has more than 40 legal professionals. In 2014, Broad & Bright opened offices in Guangzhou, Hong Kong and Tokyo. All of its offices are fully integrated and share all the resources and could seamlessly work together on a single project or cover each other from different locations in or outside of China to better serve clients.

Areas of practice

The firm has a number of lawyers experienced in the areas of Foreign Direct investment, corporate, mergers and acquisitions, international trade, antitrust, dispute resolution, private equity and venture capital, banking and finance, capital markets, outbound, intellectual property, energy and infrastructure, employment, anti-corruption, real estate, construction and healthcare.

Representative clients: Abbott, Accenture, Acer, Bertelsmann, Carlyle, CCB International, Coca Cola, Credit Suisse, Fuji Film Corporation, GE Infrastructure, Goldman Sachs, Shell, Google, Groupama, Hitachi, Honeywell, Kent, Kraft Food, Magna, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, MITSUI & CO., LTD., Motorola, Inc., NEC, Oracle, Rhodia, Rusal, Samsung, Schneider, Siemens, SPX, Sumitomo Corporation, Terex, ThyssenKrupp AG, United Technologies and Visteon are representative clients of the firm.

Recent awards: ranked in band one of competition/antitrust (PRC Firms) by Chambers Asia-Pacific Guide 2017 and 2016; Ranked in top band by Legalband 2017 and 2016 in following areas: international trade/WTO, antitrust/competition, corporate/M&A, energy/natural resources, employment; highly recommended by Legal 500 2016 and 2015 in following areas: antitrust and competition, corporate and M&A, dispute resolution, intellectual property, projects and energy; highly recommended by AsiaLaw Profiles 2016 and 2015 in following areas: banking and finance,; capital markets, competition and antitrust, construction and real estate, corporate/M&A, dispute resolution, energy and natural resources, financial services regulatory, intellectual property, IT, telco and media, labour; employment, private equity, project finance, restructuring & insolvency, tax; top-Tier Firm by IFLR1000 2016 and 2015 in following areas: antitrust and competition, corporate/M&A; ranked 19th of the Top 20 Chinese Law Firms by Phoenix International Think-tank 2016, 2nd in antitrust and competition, 5th in labor law, 6th international trade, 7th in corporate and M&A; Compliance and anti-corruption Law Firm of The Year and Competition & Antitrust Law Firm of The Year in China Business Law Journal’s China Business Law Awards 2015; ranked in band one of corporate and commercial (Beijing) and competition/antitrust (PRC Firms) by Chambers Asia-Pacific Guide 2015; Up and Coming Law Firm of the Year and Antitrust Law Firm of the Year in the China Law & Practice Awards 2014; firm of the year for projects, energy and natural resources (Domestic Chinese Law Firm) in the China Law & Practice Awards 2012; One of China’s fastest-growing ten firms and one of Asia’s fastest-growing 30 firms by Asia Legal Business (ALB) in 2008.


Other officesShanghai
Hong Kong

Number of lawyers 100

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