Regional coverage: Other notable firms in Shenzhen in China


Shenzhen is one of China’s fastest growing city and has been nicknamed as China’s ‘Silicon Valley’ where it is home to the country’s leading technology companies. The country’s leading and oldest Special Economic Zone can be found in Shenzhen and as a result, has attracted substantial foreign investment. Technology and financial services are important industries in Shenzhen, as well as its logistics and cultural sectors. The city has the third highest GDP in the country and houses the Shenzhen Stock Exchange. As a key economic and technology hub, many of the leading Chinese law firms can be found in the city such as King & Wood Mallesons, Zhong Lun Law Firm, JunHe and Global Law Office.

China Commercial Law Co

China Commercial Law Co has a broad client offering with a client base consisting of large multinationals, large and medium-sized state owned enterprises, as well as private enterprises. The firm has a strong presence in the banking, manufacturing, insurance, telecoms and real estate sectors. Managing partner Shu Gao has an established litigation practice with significant experience in the real estate sector.

Practice head(s):

Shu Gao

Guanghe Law Firm

Guanghe Law Firm displays cross-border expertise and has an established international presence with 23 office locations spread across China and overseas. Its overseas offices are based in New York City, Toronto, and Montevideo, as well as a liaison agency in London. Real estate and construction are key areas of strength for the firm, as well as capital markets and litigation. Founding and managing partner Tong Xin has a high level of experience in real estate, construction, finance, and insurance.

Practice head(s):

Tong Xin

Shu Jin Law Firm

Shu Jin Law Firm has office locations in Beijing, Shanghai, Xi’an, Qianhai and Longgang all of which advise a broad client base of national and international clients, along with key government agencies. The firm advises on a wide range of areas from securities and capital markets, to dispute resolution and intellectual property. Yunya Ma and Jiong Zhang are key names to note in the securities, capital markets and corporate team. Gonghui Yin is a dispute resolution specialist and Mengjun Xu focuses on bankruptcy and restructuring.

Tahota Law Firm

Tahota Law Firm advises a range of government agencies, state-owned enterprises, educational establishments and financial institutions. The Shenzhen practice displays expertise in litigation and arbitration. Other areas that the practice handles include real estate and construction, corporate and M&A. Yuanbing Huang acts as managing partner.

Practice head(s):

Yuanbing Huang