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MMLC Group

1209 TOWER W3, ORIENTAL PLAZA, 1 EAST CHANG AN AVE, BEIJING 100738, CHINA
Tel:
Work +86 10 8515 1091
Fax:
Fax +86 10 8515 1089
Email:
Web:
www.mmlcgroup.com
Beijing, Brisbane

Matthew Murphy

Tel:
Work +86 10 8515 1091
Email:
MMLC Group

Work Department

Corporate, Intellectual Property and International Trade.

Position

Managing Partner --- Head of Corporate/M&A (major international and local M&A transactions, Foreign Direct Investment, Anti-Monopoly Law matters including approvals) --- Head of Intellectual Property - contentious and non-contentious matters

Career

MMLC Group, Beijing, Founding Partner, 2002 to present --- Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Hong Kong and London, Senior Associate, 1999 to 2002 --- Simmons & Simmons, Hong Kong and Shanghai, Senior Associate, 1997 to 1999 --- Allens Arthur Robinson, Associate, Brisbane, 1996 to 1997 --- Hill & Taylor, Associate, Brisbane, 1995 to 1996 --- Associate to Judge McLauchlan QC, Australia, 1994.

Languages

English (native) --- Mandarin Chinese.

Member

List of Arbitrators (HKIAC) --- International Trademark Association (Committee Member) --- Arbitrator (ADNDRC) --- Arbitrator and Mediator (AICA) --- Arbitrator (Beijing Arbitration Commission) --- American Bar Association (Committee Member) --- Law Society of Queensland --- Law Society of England and Wales

Education

University of Queensland and Hong Kong University, LLM (Chinese Commercial Law and Competition Law), 1999 (P-T) --- Queensland University of Technology, LLB, 1993 --- Queensland University of Technology, BBus (Accy), 1993.

Leisure

Skiing, surfing and charities.


China: Intellectual property

Intellectual property: foreign firms

Within: Intellectual property: foreign firms

Boutique firm MMLC Group handles contentious and non-contentious matters for clients in the fashion, technology, and food and beverage industries. Matthew Murphy is recommended for transactional IP, trade mark litigation and brand protection.

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