Jincheng Tongda & Neal > Beijing, China > Firm Profile

Jincheng Tongda & Neal
10TH FLOOR, CHINA WORLD TOWER A
NO. 1 JIANGUO MENWAI AVENUE, CHAOYANG DISTRICT
BEIJING 100004
China

China > WTO/international trade: PRC firms Tier 1

One of the few firms retained by MOFCOM to deal with bilateral and multilateral trade negotiations and WTO dispute settlements, Jincheng Tongda & Neal offers a tailored international trade practice which is well respected in the market. The team is often at the cutting edge of trade disputes and is led by the highly experienced Chen Yang. He is supported by Jun Peng, who has acted as defence counsel in high-profile safeguard investigations. Zheng Xu also has an extensive practice working on antidumping and countervailing investigations. Lin Li has acted on more than 60 trade remedy investigations cases in the United States, Canada, the European Union and Australia.

Practice head(s):

Chen Yang

Other key lawyers:

Zheng Xu; Lin Li; Jun Peng; Yazhou Wu

Key clients

Jinhuan Construction Group Co., Ltd. and Wison (Nantong) Heavy Industry Co., Ltd.

Jinko Solar Co., Ltd.

Both-Well (Taizhou) Steel Fittings Co., Ltd. (“Both-Well Taizhou”,PRC Mainland) and Both-Well Steel Fitting Co., Ltd. (“Both-Well Kaohsiung”, PRC Taiwan)

Fufeng Group Limited

Henglin Home Furnishings Co., Ltd., Vietnam Hang Phong Furniture Company Limited and its affiliated companies (“Henglin”), and Zhejiang Kuka Merlin Furniture Co., Ltd. and its affiliated companies (“Kuka”)

Zhejiang Hailiang Co., Ltd.

Jiangsu Dingsheng New Materials Joint-Stock Co., Ltd., Hangzhou Five Star Aluminium Co., Ltd.

China Chamber of Commerce for Import & Export of Textile and Apparel

Yibin Hiest Fibre Limited Corporation

Baoshan Iron & Steel Co., Ltd

Work highlights

  • Advised Jinhuan Construction Group Co., Ltd. and Wison on the litigation regarding AD and CVD non-injury determination involves $800m value of goods.
  • Advised Jinko companies on an antidumping duty review.
  • Advised Fufeng group to achieve zero rate in 7 consecutive antidumping investigation reviews.

China > Corporate and M&A: PRC firms Tier 2

Jincheng Tongda & Neal is adept at handling domestic M&A deals as well as both inbound and outbound investments, with experience across sectors such as insurance, real estate, technology and energy. The practice also has established a niche in transactions involving distressed companies and assets. Jun Peng, Xiaodong Zheng and Guohua (Annie) Wu jointly lead the team; Wu is noted for her work in the energy space, while Peng has a focus on foreign direct investment. Zheng has a broad practice, with a client base encompassing private and state-owned Chinese companies as well as multinationals.

Practice head(s):

Jun Peng; Xiaodong Zheng; Guohua (Annie) Wu

Key clients

Shanghai Jinshan New Town Construction and Development Co., Ltd.

China Resources Power

Shagang Investment

COSCO Shipping Group

HBIS Group

State Development & Investment Corp., Ltd.

Work highlights

  • Acted as lead counsel to China Energy in connection with its proposed shale gas investment in the United States.
  • Acted for Jinshan District, Shanghai and helped to sign the Investment Cooperation Agreement with Fosun International Limited to build Jinshan Coastal International Cultural Tourism Resort.
  • Assisted Sino Ocean Real Estate on its acquisition of the real estate segment of MACALLINE.

China > Insurance: PRC firms Tier 2

Jincheng Tongda & Neal attracts a strong following of international insurance companies seeking advice on entering the Chinese insurance market and assistance with licence applications, cross-border M&A, capital investment transactions, and regulatory compliance matters. The practice continues to build its dispute resolution capabilities, recently securing mandates from China Export Credit Insurance and Corporation Henan Brach. The team’s leadership is split between Elsie Shi, who has extensive expertise in compliance programmes, joint ventures and M&A, and George Hualiang Yu, who is qualified in China, New York and Hong Kong and focuses on foreign investment, private equity and VC transactions, and green-field applications. Also noted are senior associate Celia Luan, who is well versed in complex reinsurance arrangements, and associate Eileen Liu, who focuses on M&A.

Practice head(s):

Elsie Shi; George Hualiang Yu

Other key lawyers:

Key clients

Allianz Group

ERGO Group

CCB Insurance Asset Management Co., Ltd.

PICC Capital Insurance Asset Management Co., Ltd.

CCB Life Insurance Asset Management Company Limited.

Work highlights

  • Advised Allianz Insurance Holdings Co., Ltd. on obtaining approval to open a wholly foreign-owned insurance asset management company.
  • Acted for ERGO on the setting up of a joint venture insurance brokerage company in China.
  • Assisted CCB Insurance Asset Management (ABS) in successfully registering a shelf quota of  ¥5bn.

China > Projects and energy: PRC firms Tier 2

Jincheng Tongda & Neal provides advice on M&A and infrastructure projects in the energy sector. Overseas investments, debt financing and large construction projects characterised the practice. Xiaodong Zheng represents a range of state backed and private industrial clients. He leads the practice jointly with Guohua Wu, a corporate lawyer with expertise in fund formation and who demonstrates expertise in industries including aviation and automotive as well as energy. Yonggao Wu is notable for his experience working for the Ministry of Land and Resources, making him well placed to provide clients with valued advice on land use regulations and rights. Xiaoqing Chu is a further key name and an accomplished arbitrator.

Practice head(s):

Guohua Wu; Xiaodong Zheng

Other key lawyers:

Key clients

China Energy

Shanghai Jinshan New Town Construction and

Development Co., Ltd.

Jiangsu Huadian Energy Co., Ltd.

Yingkou Port

Shagang Investment

State Development & Investment Corp., Ltd.

PICC Capital Insurance Asset Management CO.,LTD.

Sichuan New Energy Power Company Limited

Work highlights

  • Acted as lead counsel to China Energy in connection with its proposed shale gas investment in the United States.
  • Acted for Jinshan District, Shanghai and helped to sign the Investment Cooperation Agreement with Fosun International Limited to build Jinshan Coastal International Cultural Tourism Resort.
  • Advised Jiangsu Huadian Energy Co., Ltd. and helped to successfully issue total non-financial corporate debt financing instruments of RMB 14.6 billion.

China > Regional coverage: Jiangsu Province: Nanjing Tier 2

Jincheng Tongda & Neal‘s full-service practice is particularly active in capital markets, banking and finance, investment funds, M&A and restructuring. The team has solid capital markets and dispute resolution experience, and notable expertise in the real estate and construction sector. Senior partners Fei Ye, Wei Hong, Yuhao Xie focus on securities and capital markets, investment funds and private equity investment; Qionglin Yan is noted for asset securitisation; and Gongcheng Li joined from Kangda Law Firm in 2021 and handles a broad range of commercial litigation.

Practice head(s):

Key clients

Bank of Nanjing Co.,Ltd

Nanjing Public Transportation (Group) Co., Ltd.

Nanjing Yang Zi Investment Fund Management Co., Ltd.

Jiangsu International Leasing Co., Ltd

Jiangsu Huadian Energy Co., Ltd.

Huaneng Power International Jiangsu Energy Development Co., Ltd.

Shanghai OPM Biosciences Co., Ltd.

Zhejiang Xinchang County Investment Development Group Co., Ltd.

Nanjing Anju Construction Group Co., Ltd.

Genscript Biotech Corporation

Work highlights

  • Advised Bank of Nanjing Co., Ltd. 2021 on its RMB 5bn Green Financial Debt.
  • Advised Nanjing Public Transportation on its 2021 phase I green asset-backed notes.

China > Tax: PRC firms Tier 2

Jincheng Tongda & Neal provides ‘reliable’ advice and assistance on tax planning, compliance, the tax implications of M&A, and more. They have a particular experience of the tech, finance and media industries. Zhaohui Wang leads the practice and Yingchuan Chen is another name to note.

Practice head(s):

Zhaohui Wang

Other key lawyers:

Yingchuan Chen; Yuanyuan Xu

Testimonials

‘With good service attitude and high work efficiency, the law firm team has effectively helped our company solve problems in tax compliance and tax cost control.’

‘Zhaohui Wang and Yingchuan Chen. These two lawyers are very reliable and we are happy to cooperate with each other.’

Key clients

Alpine Lakes Capital SPC

Chi Mei Materials Technology Investment Co., Ltd.

Chunfan Art Film (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.

Tieling Xinxing Village Bank

Work highlights

  • Assisted Alpine Lakes Capital SPC in minimizing tax costs, a multi-jurisdictional matter.
  • Aided Chi Mei Materials Technology Investment Co. in minimizing tax costs.
  • Assisting Chunfan Art Film (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. in completing tax compliance self-examination.

China > Antitrust and competition: PRC firms Tier 3

Jincheng Tongda & Neal has a strong contentious antitrust offering, with the firm acting on disputes relating to unfair competition and abuse of monopolistic position before China’s highest courts. The practice, led by Guodong Zhang, spans several practice areas and shows particular expertise in the intersection between antitrust and intellectual property matters. Zhang also advises on antitrust compliance and merger clearances. Chen Yang has a strong record in cartel investigations relating to heavy industry.

Practice head(s):

Guodong Zhang

Other key lawyers:

Key clients

Beijing Cinda Real Estate Co., Ltd.

Wu-Yang False Bonds Issuance Investor Representatives

TCL Corporation, TCL Communication Technology Holdings Limited, TCL Communication (Shenzhen) Limited, Huizhou

TCL Mobile Communication Co., Ltd.

Chongqing Jiushengcheng Waterproof Material Co., Ltd.

and Shenyang Jiushengcheng Economic Trade Co., Ltd.

Beijing HaoYaoShi Pharmacy Chain Company Limited

Mongolia Hengfeng Group

Jiangsu Wenfeng Group Co., Ltd.

China Nobleness and its licensee

Work highlights

  • Engaged in an of anti-monopoly and anti-unfair competition dispute between TCL Group Co., Ltd., TCL Communication Technology Holding Co., Ltd., TCL Communication (Shenzhen) Co., Ltd., Huizhou TCL Mobile Communication Co., Ltd. vs. Sweden Ericsson Co., Ltd. and Ericsson (China) Co., Ltd.
  • Represented Chongqing Jiushengcheng Waterproof Material Co., Ltd. and Shenyang Jiushengcheng Economic Trade Co., Ltd. in a dispute over trademark infringement and unfair competition against Chongqing Shengbaili Waterproof Building Material Co., Ltd. before the Supreme People’s Court.

China > Dispute resolution: Arbitration: PRC firms Tier 3

The commercial dispute department at Jincheng Tongda & Neal offers a solid arbitration practice. The group has experience in a number of domestic arbitration centres, including CIETAC and BAC. Ping Zhao heads the team from Shanghai, with particular expertise representing clients in relation to IP protection, foreign investment, and IPO litigation and arbitration. Zhen Zhao is also noted for his experience in international commercial arbitration.

Practice head(s):

Ping Zhao

Other key lawyers:

Key clients

Ningbo Zhiyuan Equity Investment Partnership Plant Capital Management Co., Ltd.

Hongmaoheng Asset Management (Beijing) Co., Ltd.

Beijing Haidian Science and Technology

Beijing Zhongxing Joy Investment Co., Ltd.

Guangzhou Haohui Property Development Co., Ltd.

Wang Chaoyong, Zhongchi Huicheng Enterprise Management Co., Ltd.

Beijing ChinaEquity Group Gongqingcheng Zhongyuanxin Investment Management Partnership

Hubei Changjiang Xinzhongli Industry Fund Management Co.

Hubei Changjiang Chuxin Equity Investment Fund Management Co., Ltd.

PuTianDi

China > Dispute resolution: Litigation: PRC firms Tier 3

Jincheng Tongda & Neal advises both domestic and international clients in a range of international commercial disputes, with experience acting before local and foreign courts. The group is led by Yong Wang, who specialises in IP, civil and commercial disputes, with expertise advising clients in the high-technology, IT, and media and entertainment sectors. Also notable is managing partner Chen Yang, who has significant experience handling international dispute settlement cases, and Zhen Zhao, who focuses on large domestic and international commercial disputes, with additional expertise in construction and real estate matters.

Practice head(s):

Yong Wang

Other key lawyers:

Work highlights

  • Acted for  Beijing Cinda Real Estate Co., Ltd. on contract disputes between them, China Cinda Investment Co., Ltd., and Beijing Zhuangsheng Real Estate Development Co., Ltd. The case, which involves the loss of huge amounts of state-owned assets, has attracted great attention from the legal, academic and press circles, because the value of the subject, Guoanfu Project, is more than 20 billion yuan.
  • Acted for Wu-Yang False Bonds Issuance Investor Representatives in the  ‘Wuyang Bonds’ fraud case, China’s first securities fraud case, where more than 500 investors filed lawsuits with the court on the grounds that Wu-Yang issued bonds of RMB 1.36 billion by fraud, which were unable to be chased at maturity, resulting in a total loss of investors.
  • Acted for Yuafeng Sunda Equity Investment Partnership obtaining the recognition and enforcement of the Chinese judgment by the US courts.

China > Labour and employment: PRC firms Tier 3

Jincheng Tongda & Neal advises both employers and employees in a wide range of sectors and has a strong China regional coverage. It advises Chinese companies, including USA and European subsidiaries on all areas of labour and employment including all aspects of labour management and benefits and reaorganisations of work forces including ex-pat employees. Team head Feng Liang specialises in assisting clients with both national and global employment matters while Chunyun Pang's focus in on employment disputes including arbitration cases.  

Practice head(s):

Feng Liang

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

A leading firm in Jiangsu Province and Nanjing City, specializing in but not limited to labor, can provide comprehensive services for large-scale transactions; Good teamwork and collaboration; Reasonable billing.’

Key clients

Tianjin Hongda Textile Technology Co Ltd

RRS Supply Chain Technology Co Ltd

China Nonferrous Metal Mining Group Co Ltd

Shanghai Federation of Trade Unions

Shanghai BONO Clothing Co Ltd

Shanghai Putuo District Federation of Trade Unions

Sichuan Development (Holdings) Co Ltd

Work highlights

  • Assisted Tianjin Hongda Textile Technology Co., Ltd. complete labour downsizing and optimization project.
  • Representing RRS Supply Chain Technology Co., a subsidiary of Qingdao Haier Group, Ltd. in the resignation negotiation with the former Deputy General Manager Hao Moumou.
  • Represented Grassland Finance Limited in resolving the dispute with its former CEO in respect of labour dispute, contract dispute, and confirmation of the validity of company resolution.

China > Real estate and construction: PRC firms Tier 3

Jincheng Tongda & Neal offers expertise in the financing side of real estate, with its core services including the design and implementation of real estate investment plans (including REITs). The firm is also notable for its planning and contractual negotiation work, such as the incorporation of exit mechanisms into construction contracts. Bing Tian specialises in offshore financing and advises multinational clients on investment and M&A in the Chinese real estate sector. Guozhong Shao, alongside working on financing matters, advises on debt restructuring and instances of insolvency within the real estate market.

Practice head(s):

Zhicheng Ma

Other key lawyers:

Bin Tian; Guozhong Shao

Key clients

Shanghai Jinshan Xincheng Construction Development Co., Ltd.

Beijing Cinda Real Estate Co., Ltd.

Sino Ocean Real Estate

Poly Property Group Co., Limited (Hong Kong)

Anhui Huanqiu Real Estate Co., Ltd.

Qingdao West Coast New Area Fusion Holding Group Co., Ltd.

Radiance Holdings

ZGCMC

HYP-ARCH Consultants (301024)

Work highlights

  • Represented Shanghai Jinshan Xincheng Construction Development Co., Ltd. in an array of matters covering investment and financing matters “for promoting the transformation of Jinshan Costal area, and the plan to build a Coastal City Parlor in the Shanghai Bay Area”.
  • Handled contractual disputes between Beijing Cinda Real Estate Co., Ltd. China Cinda Investment Co., Ltd., and Beijing Zhuangsheng Real Estate Development Co., Ltd.
  • Assisted Sino Ocean Real Estate with its acquisition of real estate segment of MACALLINE.

China > Regional coverage: Guangdong Province: Guangzhou and Shenzhen Tier 3

Jincheng Tongda & Neal‘s Guangzhou and Shenzhen teams work closely with its Hong Kong and Sanya offices, handling commercial, financing, M&A, big-ticket IPOs and private equity and venture capital investments, restructurings and dispute resolution. Shenzhen-based Yinhong Liu who focuses on capital markets transactions and Guangzhou-based private equity specialist Meihua Liang are the key names to note.

Practice head(s):

Other key lawyers:

Key clients

First Capital Securities Co., Ltd.

Chinalin Securities

China Merchants Commerce Leasing Co., Ltd.

Liaoning Yuexiu Huishan Holding Co., Ltd.

CCCC Financial Leasing Co., Ltd.

Taixing Zhiguang Environmental Protection Technology Co., Ltd.

Sichuan Zigong Conveying Machine Group Co., Ltd.

HYP-ARCH Consultants

Chengdu Yitong Seals Co., Ltd.

Vanov Holdings

Shenzhen Flowers Blooming Network Technology Corporation

Liuliu Orchard Group Co., Ltd.

Shenzhen Huaqiang

Gettop Acoustic Co., Ltd.

Work highlights

  • Acted for First Capital Securities Co., Ltd. on acquiring subordinated bond issuance quota of RMB5bn, with RMB500m issued successfully at the first phase.
  • Acted for Chinalin Securities on acquiring corporate bond issuance quota of RMB4bn, with RMB1bn issued successfully at the first phase.
  • Advised China Merchants Commerce Leasing on its issuance of ABS under asset-backed special plan of RMB2bn.

China > Regional coverage: Sichuan Province: Chengdu including Chongqing Tier 3

Jincheng Tongda & Neal‘s Chengdu office handles M&A, capital markets, compliance, bankruptcy and reorganisation, IP and commercial disputes, acting for a large number of major SOEs, listed companies, private companies, financial institutions and government agencies. Recent work includes loan contract and construction disputes, acquisitions in the real estate space, bankruptcy reorganisation, and multibillion-RMB debt restructuring mandates. Practice head Hongmin Zhou recently advised Sichuan New Energy Power on the issuance of shares to purchase assets, the raising of funds and major asset restructuring. Lu Li who handles data compliance and IP matters, and Bo Gu are also noted. The team welcomed Huanyu Wang from Zhong Lun Law Firm and Ruxueyu Luo from Grandall Law Firm; the duo focus on capital markets and cross-border investment, respectively. Mingyu Fang is another name to note for M&A, restructuring, private equity and venture capital transactions.

Practice head(s):

Key clients

Sichuan Zigong Conveying Machine Group Co., Ltd.

Sichuan New Energy Power Co., Ltd.

China Construction Sixth Engineering Division Corp., Ltd.

Work highlights

  • Acted for ZGCMC on the listing on the main board of Shenzhen Stock Exchange.

China > TMT: PRC firms Tier 3

The TMT group at Jincheng Tongda & Neal primarily advises communications media institutions and enterprises on a variety of matters, covering issues from information security and data protection to investment and financing. The practice is led by Junwu Zhou from Beijing, who specialises in advising clients in the entertainment, film and television, and communication industries in a range of areas, including IP, M&A and dispute resolution.

Practice head(s):

Junwu Zhou

Other key lawyers:

Xiaodong Zheng; Xi Chen

Key clients

Jiangsu Shagang Group Co., Ltd.

Zhangjiagang KDX Photoelectric Materials Co., Ltd.

Kangde Investment Group Co., Ltd.

Kangde Composite Materials Co., Ltd.

Zhonganxin Technology Co., Ltd.

An Industry Fund of Xi’an SASAC

Beijing Jingdong Century Trading Co., Ltd.

China > Capital markets: PRC firms Tier 4

The securities and capital markets practice at Jincheng Tongda & Neal handles a variety of matters, including domestic and overseas IPOs, follow-on offerings, allotment of shares, equity transfers, and restructuring. Yinhong Liu leads the practice from Shenzhen, though is supported by key names Xiaodong Zheng and Guohua Wu from Beijing, both of whom are well versed in corporate matters.

Practice head(s):

Yinhong Liu

Other key lawyers:

Key clients

Jiangsu Huadian Energy Co., Ltd.

NAURA Technology Group Co., Ltd.

Sichuan New Energy Power Company Limited

Yiyi Shares

Sichuan Zigong Conveying Machine Group Co., Ltd.

HYP-ARCH Consultants

Chengdu Yitong Seals Co., Ltd.

Vanov Holdings

CCB Insurance Asset Management Co., Ltd.

First Capital Securities Co., Ltd.

Nanjing Anju Construction Group Co., Ltd

Work highlights

  • Acted for Jiangsu Huadian Energy Co., Ltd. and helped to successfully issue total non-financial corporate debt financing instruments of RMB 14.6 billion.
  • Acted for NAURA and helped to get approval from China Securities Regulatory Commission for the private issuing of shares of RMB 8.5 billion.
  • Actted for Sichuan New Energy Power Company Limited and helped to complete its major assets restructuring (RMB 1.2 billion).

China > Intellectual property: PRC firms

Jincheng Tongda & Neal's IP practice acts for international and domestic clients in patent, trade mark and software-related disputes. The team also advises on IP and trade secret protection, technology transfers and trade mark licensing. Senior partner Junwu Zhou heads up the team, which features IP law specialist Jason Pang.

Practice head(s):

Junwu Zhou

Other key lawyers:

Jason Pang; Decheng Li; Yong Wang; Zhenzhong Yang

Key clients

Shenyang Blowers Works Group Co

Chongqing Jiushengcheng Waterproof Material Co

Shenyang Jiushengcheng Economic Trade Co

Work highlights

  • Successfully represented (at first instance) Shenyang Blowers Works Group Co in a trade secret infringement dispute against Shenyang Site Co.
  • Represented Chongqing Jiushengcheng Waterproof Material Co and Shenyang Jiushengcheng Economic Trade Co in a trade mark infringement and unfair competition dispute against Chongqing Shengbaili Waterproof Building Material Co. selected as one of 50 Typical Cases in 2021 by the Supreme People’s Court
  • Assisted Best Pharmacist with overturning a court judgment that had held its core trade mark invalid.

China > Private equity: PRC firms Tier 4

Jincheng Tongda & Neal represents a wide variety of clients in private equity transactions, including independent private equity firms, sponsors, and financing sources. It offers a broad range of services, including fund structuring with foreign investments, fundraising and portfolio company investment. Lingyan Peng heads the group, specialising in FDI, cross-border M&A, venture capital and private equity investment, and bond offering matters. Chengchen Gan focuses on advising clients in the emerging technology, commercial real estate, retail and franchise, and internet and media industries.

Practice head(s):

Lingyan Peng

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘JT&N is a great firm to work with and it has experts spread across all aspects of VC and company building. It is highly recommended to anyone looking to start a new company and raise funds.’

‘JT&N has always been able to find an expert amongst the firm to resolve clients’ issues, ranging from fundraising to IPO.’

‘Chengchen Gan is a superb lawyer and goes above and beyond to help clients with what they need. He’s always available and responds extremely quickly and efficiently. Clients feel extremely confident with him, as he takes care of their business and keeps their best interests in mind.’

Key clients

ZhangjiaGang Industrial Capital

SIIC Fund Management

Hyfinity

CDH

Shanghai Jaka Robotics Ltd.

Shanghai Yanmo Network Technology Co., Ltd.

Suzhou Qi-Biodesign Biotechnology Co., Ltd.

Shanghai Woowii Network Technology Co., Ltd.

Tosun Intelligen

Work highlights

  • Assisted ZhangjiaGang Industrial Capital with investing in Shanghai LinGang New Area Industry Allocation Fund (Phase I), the manager of which is Shanghai Daohe Long-Term Investment Management Co., Ltd., Shanghai’s first asset allocation fund management institution (RMB 30 billion).
  • Advised several private equity funds including China Merchants Capital and Houyang Capital to complete the equity investment in Analogix Semiconductor (round B investment-RMB 2 billion).
  • Helped the funds under SIIC Fund Management to complete the B + round investment in ARTOSYN.

China > Banking and finance: PRC firms

Jincheng Tongda & Neal provides a one-stop offering for banks, insurance companies and other financial institutions with regard to acquisition financing, leveraged and asset-based financing, and syndicated lending.

The firm: JT&N is widely recognised as one of the leading full-service law firms in China and Asia as a whole, with deep expertise across a broad spectrum of practice areas. Founded in 1992, JT&N has grown to become one of the largest and most respected law firms in China, with more than 600 highly qualified and talented attorneys in eight offices located in key urban centres across the country. The legal team is versatile and possesses excellent foreign language capabilities, ensuring that it is able to communicate and process cross-border transactions with fluency and skill. At JT&N, the mission is to provide tailored legal services that fully satisfy clients’ requirements, and to deliver services efficiently, economically, and with the highest standard of performance.

Areas of practice: The firm is a full-service law firm, and advises clients on a wide variety of matters, including antitrust and competition, banking and financial institutions, bankruptcy and restructuring, capital markets and corporate finance, corporate compliance, environmental, foreign direct investment, international trade and WTO matters, IP, insurance, labour law and employment, litigation and arbitration, M&A, private equity and venture capital, project finance and infrastructure development, real estate, tax and TMT. The broad extent of its legal services enables JT&N to promptly deliver the necessary legal support to clients, and it is expert in tapping all relevant resources of the firm to ensure that clients are provided with the highest quality legal services in every instance.

JT&N has attracted a stellar team of excellent lawyers with exceptional skills and bilingual Chinese and English fluency, as well as deep expertise in a broad spectrum of legal specialities. Most of the firm’s partners and attorneys are the alumni of prestigious universities in China and abroad, and many of them are qualified and experienced in practising law in different jurisdictions including China, the United States, Canada, England and Wales, Australia, and Hong Kong. Additionally, many JT&N attorneys have previously held important positions in government agencies, financial institutions, international corporations and real estate enterprises, and/or previously practised in leading international law firms in the US, the UK, Hong Kong and/or Australia. Its practices and attorneys also are frequently cited and recommended in their respective markets by publications such as Chambers and Partners’Asia-Pacific Guide, Asia Legal Business, China Law & Practice and China Business Law, to name just a few.

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CLIENT: Davie WANG
COMPANY/FIRM: Deputy Financial Controller of Hotel Jen Beijing
TESTIMONIAL: Mr Wei YUAN and his team have cooperated with our hotel for many years.  They are mainly responsible for offering legal advices to us.  The team, with flexible minds, silver voices and sharp responsiveness, is very efficient at legal work and has a strong sense of responsibility and professional ethics.  They can always provide timely and practical legal solutions according to various situations of the hotel, earning our trust and recognition.   They pay much attention to every tiny detail on work, protecting our normal management for the hotel.


CLIENT: Jean YANG
COMPANY/FIRM: Director of Government Affairs Department, China World Summit Wing (CWSW) Beijing
TESTIMONIAL: Mr Wei YUAN, from JT&N, has rich legal knowledge and experience in hotel industry.  CWSW appointed him as legal counsel on its opening day in August, 2009.  He and his team have helped our hotel handle dozens of cases for more than 8 years.  He always keeps enthusiastic and amiable attitude.  Whenever we entrust him with any difficult or big tasks, he can always share his professional advice or solution within short time, and he will undertake the job from the beginning till very end.  The results are always satisfying. 


CLIENT: Huangang HU
COMPANY/FIRM:  Senior Legal Director of Beijing Jingdong Century Trading Co., Limited
TESTIMONIAL: Mr Junwu ZHOU and his team are very professional at legal work.  The services provided are quite high efficient and accurate. 


CLIENT: Lei JIA
COMPANY/FIRM: Director of Legal Sharing Centre of Migu Culture and Technology Co., Limited (MIGU)
TESTIMONIAL: Mr Junwu ZHOU and his team provide many professional and timely legal services to MIGU, assisting our internal legal team to maintain quality legitimate rights and interests of the company. 


CLIENT: Fang SUN
COMPANY/FIRM: Legal Supervisor of Zhonghua Fangxing Properties (Beijing) Co., Limited
TESTIMONIAL: We have kept a very happy cooperation relationship with Real Estate Department of Jincheng Tongda & Neal for many years till now.  Mr Shuyi SUN and his team are very cautious and efficient at work.  They always keep being earnest and professional, never being slack for one second.


CLIENT: Dong ZHANG
COMPANY/FIRM: Investment Manager of Bairong Mingtai Capital Investment Co., Limited
TESTIMONIAL: Mr Jianjin YANG and his team are very familiar with financial knowledge; they master the detailed procedures of various businesses quite well, and can control the risks for the company all the time.    They do own extensive experience in preventing and solving commercial risks, and the proposals they offered always come to our satisfaction.  In addition, Jincheng Tongda & Neal often organize law topic salons or forums, bringing us up to date legal-related news, which we are very pleased with.   


CLIENT: Bei ZHANG
COMPANY/FIRM: President of Chubb Ltd. (China)
TESTIMONIAL: JTN Insurance Team is very capable and provides local information to us.  This strong team is also advising international and domestic insurance companies and financial institutions.


CLIENT: Liming WANG
COMPANY/FIRM: General Manager of Legal Department of Sunac China Holdings Limited
TESTIMONIAL: We have cooperated with JT&N to accomplish almost all the major investing M&A transactions in recent years (such as the acquisition of Kaisa, Greentown, Lemon International, Letv and other projects).  Based on many common experiences of fighting side by side, let me share how I feel about lawyers of JT&N: 1. Hardworking, dedicated, professional and meticulous; 2. Very extensive experience in M&A, quite high-quality; 3. rather strong resistance to pressure, especially in important M&A transactions which were with very limited time and heavy duty, they can still complete the tasks in an orderly manner. 


CLIENT: Yong Gang
COMPANY/FIRM:  Jiangsu Yonggang Group Co., Limited
TESTIMONIAL: In the case of responding to anti-dumping investigation for Malaysian steel wire rod, we obtained the best result which we had tried our best in responding to international trading remedy cases: the final judge of anti-dumping duty rate being ZERO.  This provided us strong competitive advantage in the following 5 years for exporting to Malaysia.  JT&N demonstrated excellent professional ability and high sense of responsibility in this case, totally dedicated.  We have forged a profound friendship and gained happy and fruitful working experience with them.             


CLIENT:  Qingsong ZHAO
COMPANY/FIRM:  Hesteel Group Co., Ltd
TESTIMONIAL: JT&N has a professional and highly regarded practice in securities, and its legal advice is integrated with both legal expertise and business insights. Especially, with its philosophy and vision in providing international advanced service, JT&N helps the clients to spot the issues and solve the problems of the project in a timely, accurate and effective manner. JT&N is a high-quality law firm in capital market practice, with outstanding cooperative spirits and excellent skills in terms of coordinating domestic and overseas resources. With the broad and long-term outlook, JT&N has assisted clients in achieving remarkable success during recent years.