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Shihui Partners

Regional coverage: Other notable firms in Beijing Tier 1

Shihui Partners has a wide range of expertise including M&A, capital markets, private equity, venture capital, fund formation, antitrust, foreign direct investment, outbound investment, wealth management and corporate compliance. The internet and e-commerce sectors are key areas of strength. Recent changes include the appointment of Jian Zhang as partner in the Beijing office. Zhang was previously a partner at Commerce & Finance Law Offices. Other key lawyers include founding partner George Niu, securities and capital markets team leader Miranda Jiang and Vicky Gong, who heads the wealth management team.

Investment funds: PRC firms Tier 3

Shihui Partners handles all the key areas of investment funds from fund formation advice to handling regulatory and compliance issues. The practice has experience advising on both RMB and USD funds. Steven Zhao and Hui Li head the practice, alongside Xiaomei Li who joined from Commerce & Finance Law Office.

Practice head(s):

Private equity: PRC firms Tier 3

Shihui Partners has a core strength in private equity investment, often advising target companies on receiving investments, as well as domestic and international funds on their transactions in the PRC. Key names in the group include George Niu and Vicky Gong, Miranda Jiang and Xiaoqing Yang, all of whom have experience in private equity and venture capital transactions. Hilda Li is often instructed on fund formation issues, while Xiaochen Zhang is noted for cross-border transactions. In 2019, the team was strengthened by the arrival of Xiaomei Li from Commerce & Finance Law Office, who brings expertise in TMT-sector investments.

Other key lawyers:

Key clients

JD Healthcare

Weiyi Orthopedics



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China Growth Capital

Huaxing Growth Capital


The firm

Established in February 2016. Shihui is dedicated to legal services on the new economic areas, in projects of Investment and Financing (VC & PE), Capital Markets, M&A, Investment Funds and Wealth Management, etc. Shihui provides practical solutions tailored to the diversified demands of clients so as to assist the clients to achieve their commercial and legal objectives. The partners of Shihui are mostly senior experts in their respective areas. All the Shihui lawyers are graduates from famous law schools of China, the US or the UK. Shihui’s clients include the most promising start-ups, leading internet companies (such as, JD Logistics, JD Digital, Lexin, Liepin, Pintec and TuanChe) and top investment funds.

Areas of practice


Shihui provides legal services to enterprises from the starting-up stage to pre-IPO financing and also provides first-grade venture capital and private equity funds from China and abroad with legal services on their investment deals.

Investment Funds

Shihui is able to accurately grasp clients’ interests and demands in the establishment of funds and provide diversified solutions accordingly. It provides many first-grade funds from China and abroad with legal services on the establishment and domestic registration of funds.

Capital Markets, M&A

Based on its proficiency in the laws and regulations, as well as its keen understanding of the frontier of capital markets, Shihui is good at providing the enterprises with legal services on establishing and dismantling of VIE structures, IPOs on domestic and global stock exchanges as well as the post-IPO financing. Shihui is very skilful at handling complicated M&A projects (both domestic and cross-border projects) and has a thorough understanding of issues like market access, corporate governance, tax planning foreign exchange, etc., involved in M&A projects.

Wealth Management & Private Clients

Shihui provides high-net-worth individuals with legal services on wealth management, including establishment of trusts and wealth inheritance arrangements, so as to effectively avoid the legal risks.

Department Name Email Telephone
TMT George Niu 8610 8514 7407
Securities & Capital Markets Miranda Jiang 8610 8514 7533
Private Equity & Venture Capital Hilda Li 8610 8514 7525
Investment Funds Steven Zhao 8610 8514 7599
Wealth Management & Private Client Vicky Gong 8610 8514 7577
Banking & Finance Darren Liang 8610 8514 7588
Healthcare & Life Sciences Zan Zhu 8610 8514 7504
Education Eileen Yang 8610 8514 7566
Photo Name Position Profile
Mr George Niu  photo Mr George Niu Managing Partner
Number of lawyers : 40