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JunHe LLP > The Legal 500 RankingsJunHe LLP ‘excels in its solid practice experiences, customer-oriented working approach and sound understanding of the clients’ business purposes‘. The team is frequently instructed on merger control matters, acting for clients in the filing of transactions with Chinese regulators, and is particularly active in representing foreign car manufacturers entering into joint ventures in the Chinese market. The team is also adept at advising on transactions involving listed companies. Janet Hui, Mingfang Gong and Yingling Wei are the key contacts on merger control work; Wei who has ‘excellent team management and coordination ability‘, is also active in investigations.
‘The elite anti-monopoly team of Junhe is pragmatic and visionary. The team has been involved in China’s antitrust administrative law enforcement and civil litigation cases for many years. Based on its first-hand experience and industry insights, Junhe provides targeted legal advice to clients. Compared with its competitors, Junhe antitrust team has more effective time management with more competitive rates.’
‘Junhe LLP’s antitrust and competition team distinguishes itself by its excellent combination of deep insights into China’s legislature and enforcement contexts and international perspective. This team excels in its solid practice experiences, customer-oriented working approach and sound understanding of the clients’ business purposes compared with its peers in the market. ’
‘Janet Hui as one of the pioneering lawyers in China’s antitrust and competition practice. She is a diligent, customer-oriented and practical attorney with years of experience in this area. Throughout her practice, she has convincingly demonstrated her service spirit, sound international perspective, deep insights into the field and practical working approach.’
‘The team is very experienced and since China is a jurisdiction that relies more on current practice (rather than explicit rules/guidance), their experience is invaluable.’
‘They are my go-to firm in PRC – locally focused but also great at serving international clients.’
‘Yingling Wei is passionate about antitrust business. Wei has profound experience in corporate business and capital markets. She shows a higher view in individual cases, demonstrates acute understanding and perspective in business demands. At the same time, Wei has excellent team management and coordination ability, and can recommend economists and expert witnesses efficiently.’
‘Janet Hui is excellent.’
‘The key strengths of this team include solid legal knowledge and rich experience in antitrust and competition law; good legal document drafting skill and communication skill; and very responsive and collaborative.’
Hope Education Group Co., Ltd.
Cisco System, Inc.
Hisense Home Appliances Group Co.,Ltd.
Acacia Communications Inc.
CNIC Corporation Limited (CNIC)
- Acts for Hope Education Group, a Hong Kong listed company in completing the acquisition of the control of DingLi Corporation Ltd., an A-share listed company.
- Advised Acacia Communications Inc. in the merger control review in connection with Cisco’s acquisition of Acacia.
- Acted for Analog Devices, Inc in its antitrust filing in China.
Other key lawyers:
Industrial Bank Co., Ltd
Standard Chartered Bank (China) Ltd
Bank of China
Bank of Communications
- Advised a financing syndicate, including Shanghai Pudong Development Bank, China Merchants Bank, Ping An Bank and Societe Generale in completing 58.com’s privatization and delisting from the NYSE.
- Advised the syndicate formed under the leadership of Société Générale to successfully provide funds to Geely Group to support the restructuring of Polestar.
- Advised Sina in completing its privatization and delisting financing.
‘JunHe’s team is practical and solution-oriented. They find the most efficient ways to reach the best solution for the client while maintaining high-quality work. As an in-house counsel, they understand that I need to reach alignment with multiple internal stakeholders to reach a decision, and they help me every step of the way.’
‘Besides having superb legal expertise, Daniel He always listens intently to learn the needs of their client and counterparties, then finds ways to bridge gaps to reach a resolution. He is frank about what is and is not achievable, yet creative in finding solutions. They are flexible in fee arrangements, which is important during difficult times, such as during COVID.’
‘The team has been deeply involved in the corporate field for many years, and the team members are focused and stable. On the basis of grasping the core of the profession, the rarest thing is that the team can think forward-looking about the landing of the project, think about the level of risk, and seek solutions in a pragmatic and innovative way. The team is able to coordinate the resources in the firm very effectively, and lead the professionals of other teams in the project, in order to achieve the achievement of providing customers with a full range of seamless comprehensive legal services.’
‘Daniel He is good at listening, understanding the business needs of clients. He can effectively combine legal risks with business goals. He is pragmatic, and is a trusted external legal counsel for us.’
‘A very commercial firm that provides the appropriate risk analysis. Good local knowledge and understanding of how things work in practice, on the ground. ’
‘Roy Sun is very knowledgeable and commercial. He responds quickly and is always available to talk through matters. He provides timely and practical advice and is able to recommend colleagues or third parties for matters that are out of his practice area. ’
‘This is a strong team with a clear work division in which they have different resource allocations for different difficulty levels. Cross-regional teams and professional members respond to the legal service needs of clients in different business regions, and the communications between them are always smooth.’
‘Roy (Jiangang) Sun is professional, efficient and pragmatic, with an excellent combination of law and business expertise.’
- Advised on the Major Assets Restructuring of Chongqing Brewery Co.,Ltd.
- Advised DuPont N&B on the consolidation with IFF.
- Advised Fiat Chrysler Automobiles on its merger with Peugeot Société Anonyme.
Weining Zou; Qing Li; George Wang
Other key lawyers:
Yanli Zheng; Christine Kang
‘As a comprehensive law firm, Junhe has a team of lawyers with extensive experience and sufficient talent reserve in various professional fields.’
‘Yanli Zheng is professional and pragmatic, with consideration for clients’ needs and clients’ thoughts, and providing timely and comprehensive feedback.’
- Defended Beijing Sogou Technology Devep Co., Ltd and won the administrative lawsuit in Beijing Intellectual Property Court.
- Advised Dashun Foods in its international trade contract disputes with South American meat product traders.
Other key lawyers:
‘The staff have a very high level of professionalism and professional knowledge, and cases involving very specialised issues were handled by specialists with a very high level of specialist expertise.’
‘They practice to a very professional standard, respond quickly to client needs, and are able to rapidly provide expert legal opinions and advice.’
‘They have the ability to keep and follow the client’s needs requested from time to time, stability in service quality and efficiency, and create mutual trust and understanding based on long term cooperation.’
‘We valued their fast response, reliable judgment, and trust and understanding of the client’s business. My daily contact was Dongpeng Wang.’
‘The team has a very professional practice quality, responds very quickly to customer demands, and can quickly give professional legal opinions and suggestions.’
US Embassy, Beijing
Walmart Stores, Inc.
‘An increasingly mature and specialist mainland team with real PRC outbound experience of both projects and international disputes. The team is probably unique in being a mainland PRC legal team with genuine ability and maturity to handle major intentional energy work. The lawyers are often recruited from science or engineering backgrounds, encouraged to think legally, and have good English skills. It also works well with international counsel. They are very good with PRC clients.’
‘Xianfeng Zhou is one of the strongest and most creative legal and strategic problem solvers, great with clients, and excellent at recruiting young, talented lawyers. He is a delight to work with, and understands how to work with international counsel.’
‘As one of China’s top law firms, JunHe has partners and specialist lawyers with unbeatable expertise in the engineering project and energy sectors. They have a wealth of experience of providing services for all kinds of engineering project and investment businesses, both in China and abroad.’
‘Xianfeng Zhou has a background in both engineering and law, as well as a wealth of experience in engineering and construction fields including large public buildings, industrial production lines, energy and infrastructure. Yipeng Zhang has an academic background in both law and finance, as well as many years’ experience of working in top international law firms.’
‘The team is exceptional because of their industry knowledge and commercial/ business-like approach to legal issues.’
‘Bill Qin and Xianfeng Zhou are stand out partners. Bill Qin is intellectually brilliant and a highly knowledgeable lawyer. Xianfeng Zhou is a very good lawyer with an engineering background which makes him excellent as a specialist construction lawyer’
‘Bill Qin has a wealth of experience and is able to come up with solutions from the client’s perspective.’
China National Nuclear Corporation
China National Petroleum Corporation
China Electric Power Technology and Equipement Co (CET)
China Power Internatinal Development Co
Gezhouba International Engineering Co
PowerChina International Engineering Co
China Export & Credit Insurance Corporation (SINOSURE)
PetroChina Huanqiu Engineering Co
China Datang Corporation Renewable Power Co., Limited
China Resources (Holdings) Co., Ltd.
China Huadian Corporation LTD. (CHD)
Westinghouse Electric Company LLC
- Advised EDF EN/EDF China on its investments in the Jiangsu Dongtai offshore wind power project.
- Advised Dayue Consulting Co., Ltd. as consultant firm engaged by Changsha government on PPP project of Changsha Metro Line 6, an east-west backbone line in Changsha rail transit network.
- Advised PowerChina Guizhou Engineering Co., Ltd. on the project of Qatar 800MW PV power station.
‘Joe Wan’s team of lawyers are young, motivated, and willing to learn to be on top of the trend. They can fully coordinate with other outstanding lawyers of JunHe nationwide, and concentrate their efforts to provide clients with services that exceed expectations.
Joe Wan’s learning ability, organizational ability, insight into the industry, and ability to define client needs are among the top young lawyers’.
China Merchants Group
Pearl River Enterprises Group
- Assisted MINISO Group Holdings Limited in its listing on the New York Stock Exchange.
- Advised Shenzhen Aoyuan on its takeover of the Kinghand Holding.
- Assists China Huishan Dairy Holdings Company with in its successful bankruptcy and reorganisation.
Other key lawyers:
Yongqiang Yu; Tianxiao Lei; Yongqiang Yu
‘JunHe LLP is one of the leading firms in the offshore capital markets space and have excellent knowledge and understanding in this area. They are very experienced with offshore debt capital markets issuances and have a breadth of knowledge that they employ to resolve issues for their clients. As a full-service firm in the PRC, their partners are well connected and can leverage on the expertise of different partners in the firm to provide legal support to their clients.’
‘Yongqiang Yu is an excellent and highly experienced lawyer in the offshore debt capital markets space. He is very commercial and helpful and is willing to go the extra mile for his clients. He provides clear and sound advice to his clients and is extremely reliable with his extensive experience and skills. Tianxiao Lei is a new partner in the same team and offers great service to foreign institutional clients with her good communications skills.’
‘Yongqiang Yu’s legal team focuses on clients’ legal needs and is able to provide practical legal solutions.’
‘The team has extensive experience in the capital markets and is able to provide bilingual services in Chinese and English. With high feedback efficiency and smooth communication with clients, the team has a good understanding of business needs and is a reliable external helper for the company’s legal affairs.’
‘Yongqiang Yu is currently a trusted external consultant of the company, his service has been unanimously affirmed by the legal and business teams. He is good at communicating with the internal team of the company and has a good understanding of the company’s structure, business and risk appetite.’
China Yangtze Power Co., Ltd
BYD Company Limited
- Assisted China Yangtze Power Co., Ltd in its successful offering and listing of GDRs on the London Stock Exchange through Shanghai-London Stock Connect and trade on the Shanghai Segment of London Stock Exchange.
- Assists BYD in completing the Placement of almost HKD $30bn H-shares.
- Assisted NetEase in its Listing on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong.
Weining Zou; Qing Li; Zhao Wang
‘Junhe has a very good team under good leadership, showing professionalism, consistency and trustworthiness‘.
‘Strong team with good international capability.’
‘Leanne Zheng is an excellent lawyer and very good to deal with.’
- Advised Costa Cruises Shipping Service (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. on initiating an arbitration of claiming for the charter fee against Wenzhou Overseas Tours Co.,
- Represented Inner Mongolia Erdos in an equity transfer dispute.
China > Insurance; PRC firms Tier 2JunHe LLP‘s client roster features well-known domestic and foreign insurance companies such as China Life, AIA and AIG. The team is able to draw expertise from a broad range of practice groups within the firm to assist insurance sector clients with the full range of transactional, compliance and contentious matters. On the transactional side, which the team has a particular strength in, it is regularly instructed by foreign insurance companies to assist with their activities and investments in the China market, and by major Chinese insurance companies with their M&A, restructuring, and equity diversification reform activities. Beijing-based practice head Liang Deng is experienced in acquisitions of insurance institutions, including insurance groups, life insurance, P&C and insurance intermediary companies. Yinuo Zhang advises insurance companies and institutional investors and has a niche practice of advising internet service providers on the development of their insurance businesses. Shanghai-based Xin Chen is noted for claim settlement matters.
Happy Life Insurance Co., Ltd
- Advised Swiss Re as a cornerstone investor on its $555m investment in Global Depositary Receipts issued by China Pacific Insurance (Group) Co., Ltd, which were officially traded on the Shanghai-London Stock Connect of the London Stock Exchange.
- Advised AIA on converting its Shanghai branch into the first wholly foreign-owned life insurance company approved for incorporation in mainland China.
- Advised China Life Insurance (Group) on China Eastern Airlines Group’s Equity Diversification Reform.
Other key lawyers:
‘Good patent subject matter expertise for litigation; decent English ability for foreign companies.’
‘I appreciate the directness and honesty and understanding of technology and the patent troll business.’
‘Responsive, solution oriented and provide good advice. The team is business centric and client focused. We are happy working with them.’
Sd biotechnologies co., ltd-
Beijing Sogou Technology Development Co., Ltd.
Zhong Yuan Component Group Anhui Co., Ltd.
Donaldson (Wuxi) Filters Company Limited
Hilite Germany GmbH
Hilite Automotive Systems (Changshu) Co., Ltd.
Nike International Ltd.
RemeGen Biopharmaceutical (Yantai) Co., Ltd.
JW (Cayman) Therapeutics Co. Ltd.
- Represented Michael Jordan an Nike in a trademark dispute.
- Advised SD biotechnologies Co., Ltd on an application filed in China requesting a Chinese court to recognize and enforce the final judgment made by the Korean court on intellectual property rights.
- Advised RemeGen on the IP aspects of its IPO
‘Their feedback is efficient and professional, they are able to provide advice to refer to that is comprehensive and looks at issues from the client’s perspective, their fees are flexible, and they offer a wide range of training sessions, talks and discussion activities.’
‘Cui Jiakun: Strong professional capabilities, excellent at communication and coordination, very good attitude to service.’
‘Cui Jiakun is very well-acquainted with legal services for funds and is able to fulfil all the Asset Management Association of China (AMAC) filing requirements by providing clients with targeted service solutions.’
‘Cui Jiakun distinguishes himself in that where other lawyers may hedge their bets between two possibilities for difficult questions, Mr Cui addresses complex issues by providing clients with clear, specific, constructive advice based on a clear understanding of the relevant laws, regulations and precedents, helping the client to resolve any issues.’
‘The team members have the best management and service capabilities in the market for fund-related services, including fund establishment, manager registration, fundraising and FOF investment. The team’s business logic is consistent with the actual needs of the client and they provide quick, efficient and professional responses to any client needs, as well as excellent legal opinions and solutions. They also provide specialised operations for private equity investment fund projects, as well as the management of IPO-related issues, and the team has very strong overall capabilities in terms of checking and reviewing. Their overall capabilities are very strong.’
‘Man Wang and Pei Fei are particularly outstanding lawyers.’
Preparatory Group for Phase II of the China Culture Industrial Investment Fund
Beijing Source Code Capital Co., Ltd. – China
Lhasa Yuanchi Investment Management Co., Ltd. – China
National Manufacturing Transformation and Upgrade Fund Preparatory Group
- Assists the National Manufacturing Transformation and Upgrading Fund with its investment in multiple sub-funds
- Assisted Source Code Capital with the fundraising for its Fund IV (RMB).
- Advised on the filing in respect of the Phase II of the China Culture Industrial Investment Fund.
‘Liu Ning’s team knows the industry background very well and understands the needs of our company. For the issues raised by our company, they often think from a big perspective and give us practical legal advice.’
I-MAB BIOPHARMA – Cayman
Shanghai Pharmaceuticals Holding Co., ltd.
Suzhou Zelgen Biopharmaceuticals Co., Ltd.- China
Bio-Thera Solutions, Ltd. – China
Grifols, SA – Spain
China Life Equity Investment Company Limited-China
Nanjing Legend Biotech Co., Ltd. – China Legend Biotech Corporation – Cayman
Shanghai Haihe Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. – China
Zai Laboratories – China
- Assisted Nanjing Legend Biotech with the IPO of the American Depositary Shares.
- Advised Sino Biopharmaceutical Limited – Hong Kong on its $515m capital contribution to Sinovac R&D for the further development, capacity expansion and production of the 2019-nCoV inactivated vaccine CoronaVac™ as well as other development and operation activities of Sinovac R&D.
- Acted as PRC counsel to the co-sponsors Goldman Sachs and UBS Securities on New Horizon Health Limited’s issuance and listing on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, raising more than HK$2bn.
China Life Private Equity Investment Company Limited
CICC Genesis Fund
China Internet Investment Fund (Limited Partnership)
New Horizon Capital
GL Capital Group
- Assisting Canadian International Ltd. with a spin-off financing.
- Assisting China Resources Capital with setting up its US Dollar Fund and completing its strategic investment in TalkingData.
- Assisting Shenzhen Qianhai Fourth Paradigm Data Technology Co., Ltd. with its $700m Series D funding round.
Xueping Yu; Haifu Li
Other key lawyers:
Liping Zhang; Xiaoying Tian
‘Liping Zhang and Xiaoying Tian have an excellent understanding of the real estate profession and are very familiar with the needs of international investors.’
Allianz Real Estate GmbH
China Industrial Securities International Financial Group Limited
Aoyuan Group (Guangdong) Co., Ltd.
China Lodging Group, Limited
Shenzhen Yitian Real Estate Group Co.., Ltd.
Greenland Hong Kong Holdings Limited
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Shenzhen Yitian Holiday Plaza Co. Ltd.
Zhengzhou Airport Xinggang Investment Group Co., Ltd.
Dafa Properties Group Limited
- Assisted Greenland Hong Kong Holdings Limited in its acquisition of a 100% equity interest in Guangzhou Greenland
- Assisted Shenzhen Yitian Holiday Plaza in its Establishment and Issuance of REITs and Splicing with CMBS’ Project.
- Assisted Aoyuan TechStars Investment Co., Ltd. to complete takeover of control over Kinghand, an A-share Listed Company
China > Tax: PRC firms Tier 2JunHe LLP‘s tax practice has a particular focus on advising clients on the tax aspects of equity transfers, and also acts for foreign companies in joint ventures. Practice head Tina Zhao previously worked for the State Administration of Taxation; elsewhere, Julie Cheng specialises in tax matters related to corporate transactions.
Other key lawyers:
Samsung Display Co., Ltd. – Korea (South)
AIA Group Limited
- Assisted AIA Group Limited with becoming the first wholly foreign-owned enterprise approved to engage in the personal insurance business in Mainland China.
- Advised Samsung on the tax aspects of a series of corporate transactions.
China > Fintech: PRC firms Tier 3
Li (Lawrence) Yang
Other key lawyers:
Zhongshan Shengdi Real Estate Development Co., Ltd
Zhongnan Red Culture Group Equity Co., Ltd
Tecnon(Fujian) Commercial Lighting Co., Ltd
Chongqing Brewery Co., Ltd
Guangdong Expressway Development Co., Ltd
- Advised Huishan Dairy Holdings Company Limited on its successful bankruptcy and reorganization.
- Advised Chongqing Brewery on its major asset restructuring and consolidation of Carlsberg’s Chinese brewery assets.
- Advised China Merchants Group and China Merchants Port Group Co., Ltd. as investors in the bankruptcy and reorganization of Antong Holdings Co., Ltd.
China > TMT: PRC firms Tier 3Capital markets is JunHe LLP‘s specialist area, and the firm advises both Chinese tech companies and sponsor banks on IPO projects on the Chinese and US Stock exchanges. In 2020, Jing Wan and Yi Wang advised Credit Suisse as sponsor on smart electric vehicle manufacturer XPeng’s IPO on the NYSE. Practice head Rongnan Huang specialises in the media sector, assisting with film and TV production projects as well as licensing and distribution agreements.
‘The team of partners not only has a masterly knowledge of laws and regulations, but is also very familiar with IT-related technologies .This enables the JunHe team to quickly understand the technical content of the client’s issue and combine this knowledge with their wealth of industry experience and legal backgrounds to provide expert legal advice.’
- Advised NetEase, Inc. on its listing on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong.
- Advised Credit Suisse on XPeng Inc.’s listing on New York Stock Exchange.
- Advised Sina on completing its privatization and delisting financing.
DMG MORI Co., Ltd./ DMG MORI Asia Pte.
Dashun Foods (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.
Tsingshan Holding Group Co., Ltd.
Jiangsu Alcha Aluminium Group Co., Ltd.
GrainCorp Operations Limited
Jiangsu Alcha Aluminium Group Co., Ltd.
Yama Ribbons and Bows Co., Ltd.
Wooden Bedroom Furniture Exporters Including Zhongshan Fookyik Furniture Co., Ltd.
- Represented both PT Indonesia Guang Ching Nickel and Stainless Steel Industry and PT Indonesia Tsingshan Stainless Steel affiliated to Tsingshan Holding Group in responding to anti-dumping investigations.
- Acted for Yama Ribbons and Bows Co., Ltd. in responding to the US countervailing reviews on Narrow Woven Ribbons with Woven Selvedge.
- Advised Dashun Foods in its international trade contract disputes with South American meat product traders, with the total subject amount exceeding RMB25m.
JunHe LLP > Firm Profile
The firm: JunHe, founded in Beijing in 1989, was one of the first private partnership law firms in China. Since its establishment, JunHe has grown to be one of the largest and most recognised Chinese law firms. The firm has 13 offices around the world and a team comprising of more than 880 professionals, including over 240 partners and legal counsel, as well as over 640 associates and legal translators.
JunHe is committed to providing top-tier legal services in commercial transactions and litigation. The firm is well known for being a pioneer, an innovator and a leader in the re-establishment and development of the modern legal profession in China. Just as each industry requires specialised knowledge, its attorneys are organised in multidisciplinary practice groups so that they are equipped with strong expertise in market-tailored legal fields and industry sectors. To meet the specific requirements of each client and project, the firm forms project teams across different practice groups to combine the strengths of lawyers with the requisite skills to offer bespoke legal advice.
From the beginning, the firm has grown by virtue of innovation. JunHe continues to forge ahead of its peers and continuously innovates, whether by advising on unprecedented foreign investment projects during the initial period of China’s reform and open campaign, on major transactions during the state-owned enterprise reform in the 1990s, on comprehensive debt and equity operations incorporating onshore and offshore capital markets in the new century, or on the continuous development of novel services and products in the internet era. JunHe is credited with many ‘firsts’ in the Chinese market. Growing with its clients, the firm has not only been honoured with high praise, but has also achieved a leading position in the Chinese legal industry. In the context of globalisation, the firm augments its strengths by collaborating with leading law firms in other jurisdictions. By building such alliances, JunHe overcomes cultural differences and knowledge gaps. In turn, its clients benefit from a combination of rich local experience, smooth communications, a full spectrum of practice, global co-ordination and seamless representation in cross-border transactions.
Areas of practice: Antitrust, asset securitisation, aviation and aerospace, banking and finance, bankruptcy/restructuring/liquidation, capital markets, compliance, copyright, corporate and M&A, data privacy, cybersecurity and information, dispute resolution, environment, foreign direct investment, infrastructure and project finance, insurance, international trade, Japanese business, labour and employment, life sciences and healthcare, media and entertainment, outbound investment, patent, private equity/venture capital, real estate and construction, tax, telecoms and internet, and trade marks.
|Banking and finance||David Liu|
|Banking and finance||Gavin Wang|
|Banking and finance||Jun Zhou|
|Capital markets||Chenliang Li|
|Capital markets||Chunyang Shao|
|Capital markets||Tiejun Shi|
|Competition and antitrust||Janet Hui|
|Competition and antitrust||Yingling Wei|
|Construction and real estate||Jiangang Wang|
|Construction and real estate||Lishan Li|
|Construction and real estate||Xueping Yu|
|Dispute resolution||Weining Zou|
|Dispute resolution||George Zhao Wang|
|Energy and natural resources||Deting Li|
|Energy and natural resources||Fang Yi|
|Energy and natural resources||George Zhu|
|Financial services regulatory||Yongqiang Yu|
|Financial services regulatory||Jian Wang|
|Insurance||Teresa Liang Deng|
|Intellectual property||Chumeng Xu|
|Intellectual property||James Zhu|
|Intellectual property||Johnson Wang|
|Intellectual property||Qiang Ma|
|Intellectual property||Tao Sun|
|Intellectual property||Xiaodu Zhang|
|Investment funds||Sammuel Xiyong Zhao|
|Telecoms and media||Janet Hui|
|Telecoms and media||Maochang Li|
|Labour and employment||Dongpeng Wang|
|Labour and employment||Gordon Feng|
|Labour and employment||Hongjuan Bai|
|Labour and employment||Jianjun Ma|
|Private equity||Binxue Sang|
|Private equity||Vivian Zheng Xie|
|Project finance||Joey Juyi Lu|
|Project finance||Jianan Yuan|
|Restructuring and insolvency||Min Zhao|
|Restructuring and insolvency||Wei Wang|
|Tax||Julie Hong Cheng|
Staff FiguresNumber of legal staff : 930+
LanguagesChinese (including Cantonese and Mandarin) English Japanese
MembershipsLex Mundi Multilaw
Press Releases23rd October 2020 >On October 18, 2020, JunHe’s new Management Committee (“MC”）was elected at its partners meeting. Partner Hua Xiaojun was elected Managing Partner, and partners Xiao Wei, Zhao Xiyong, Zhang Ping, Yu Yongqiang and Wu Lei were elected as members of the MC. The new MC will take office from January 1, 2021.
23rd October 2020 On October 18, 2020, JunHe’s new Management Committee (“MC”）was elected at its partners meeting. Partner Hua Xiaojun was elected Managing Partner, and partners Xiao Wei, Zhao Xiyong, Zhang Ping, Yu Yongqiang and Wu Lei were elected as members of the MC. The new MC will take office from January 1, 2021.On October 18, 2020, JunHe’s new Management Committee (“MC”）was elected at its partners meeting. Partner Hua Xiaojun was elected Managing Partner, and partners Xiao Wei, Zhao Xiyong, Zhang Ping, Yu Yongqiang and Wu Lei were elected as members of the MC. The new MC will take office from January 1, 2021.
5th September 2018
In August 2018, JunHe was proud to announce the establishment of its 12th office, in Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan province.
5th September 2018
In August 2018, JunHe was proud to announce the establishment of its 12th office, in Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan province.
5th September 2018
On July 9, 2019, XIAOMI CORPORATION (stock code: 1810.HK, “Xiaomi”) was listed on the main board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd. (“HKEX”).
9th August 2018
JunHe’s latest achievement clinches a place in the top three “2018 Universum China Most Attractive Legal Employer Awards”, for the third year in a row.
13th July 2018
Asian Legal Business, an authoritative publication on the law profession in the region, released its 2018 ALB IP Rankings in May 2018. Continuing the strong results it has consistently attained over the last 8 years, the JunHe IP team once again performed outstandingly well, maintaining a Tier 1 ranking for patent services and Tier 2 for trademark/copyright.
13th July 2018
JunHe warmly welcomes Mr. Chris Tang in our Hong Kong office. Mr. Tang’s areas of expertise are capital markets, corporate and M&A.
31st May 2018
JunHe was once again named the “Chinese Firm of the Year” at the 2018 Who's Who Legal (WWL) Awards, which were announced on 8 May 2018. The undisputed leader in the Chinese legal marketplace, JunHe has won this title for the second consecutive year.
JunHe Reputation | JunHe wins five awards at the 2018 ALB China Awards, including the Beijing Law Fi31st May 2018
JunHe wins five awards at the 2018 ALB China Awards, including the Beijing Law Firm of the Year and the Managing Partner of the Year.
Legal Developments9th October 2018
National Administrative Rules of Road Testing of Self-Driving Vehicles Promulgated----A Brief Comment on Administrative Rules on the Administration of Road Testing of Intelligent Connected Vehicles
2nd October 2018
On April 10, 2018, President Xi Jinping attended the Boao Forum for Asia (“BFA”) Annual Conference 2018 and delivered a keynote speech stressing that “China will remain unchanged its adherence to reforming and opening up, and will continue to launch new, major measures to pursue further opening.” Following this speech, the National Development and Reform Commission (“NDRC”) published its Answers to Reports’ Questions Regarding Promulgating New Negative List of Foreign Investment (“Negative List”) and Opening-Up of the Manufacturing Industry (“Answers”) on the official website of the Central Government. Through this document, the NDRC expressed its efforts to accelerate its pace to formulate a new Negative List along with other relevant departments, which echoed the major measures mentioned in President Xi’s speech. It also stressed that the manufacturing industry will be the priority in the new Negative List, and easing the restrictions on foreign investment in the automotive industry will be the focus in this prioritized area.
21st August 2018
All You Need to Know about the Application for Overseas Investment Projects
- Key Points of NDRC Guidelines for Preparing Application for Overseas Investment Projects
22nd February 2018
On February 6, 2013, Jade Cargo International Airlines, the first Sino-foreign cargo airline company, filed for bankruptcy with Shenzhen Intermediate People's Court. Since October 26, 2015, the bankruptcy administrator of Jade Airlines has auctioned three self-owned Boeing 747 cargo airplanes offline on six different occasions, but all had failed. On September 19, 2017, the three airplanes were placed on online judicial auction platform operated by Alibaba with the court's approval. This is the first time that a bankruptcy estate has been auctioned online in accordance with rules promulgated by the Supreme People's Court of China with respect to online judicial auction.
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