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EY Chen & Co. Law Firm

The firm: Chen & Co. Law Firm, founded in 1998, is registered to practise the laws of the People’s Republic of China in mainland China and Hong Kong. With more than 170 personnel in its Shanghai head office, as well as in the Beijing, Shenzhen and Hong Kong offices, the firm is widely recognised as an outstanding commercial law firm in China, experienced in capital market, investment, mergers and acquisitions, antitrust, banking, trusts, funds and compliance legal services.

The firm has pursued excellence in providing legal services since its establishment. It attaches great importance to staying ahead of its times and to constantly dealing with new legal issues with innovative thinking. It provides clients with interdisciplinary, comprehensive professional legal services. As a member firm of Ernst & Young Global Limited, it works closely with EY legal practices located in other countries/regions to provide integrated, commercially focused advice that addresses its clients’ needs and helps enable them to thrive in different markets, with the aim of reducing legal and other risks.

Clients include many leading multinational companies, as well as numerous well-respected state-owned, publicly listed, and privately held companies, government entities, and many other parties with or representing diverse commercial or financial interests. It is experienced in advising clients from all sectors especially in banking and finance, life science and healthcare, automotive, technology, media and telecommunication, real estate and infrastructure and retail products. With extensive legal experience and a practical understanding of Chinese and international business, it strives to deliver comprehensive and pragmatic solutions to the business questions and needs of clients.

It has provided outstanding legal services to numerous clients, which helps it earn a greater reputation in the legal market. The firm and its partners have repeatedly been awarded or highly recommended by renowned legal media. Its work has also been recognised by supervising authorities. In July 2016, managing partner Frank Chen was appointed as a member of the sixth examination committee for mergers, acquisitions and restructurings of listed companies of the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC). Frank Chen and John Jiang both served as members of the public offering review committee of the CSRC for two consecutive terms.

Department Name Email Telephone
Private equity investment; M&A; Digital law; IP Dr Zhong Lin +86 21 2228 8358
Securities and capital markets Frank Chen +86 21 2228 8318
Securities and capital markets John Jiang +86 21 2228 8328
Bankruptcy, restructuring and liquidation Simon Chen +86 21 2228 8368
Banking, trusts and funds Spring Zhang +86 21 2228 8398
Capital markets Arthur Chen +86 21 2228 8338
Financial services Gui Chen (Adam) +86 21 2228 8418
M&A; capital markets Chengfei Ding +86 21 22288348
Compliance; anti-trust and competition Xing Li +86 21 2228 8355
Real estate and infrastructure Yongqiang FAN 86 755 8203 3359
M&A; capital markets Lingyun QUE 86 755 8203 3356
Capital markets Frida Sun +86 21 2228 8320
High-net-worth individual service; Tax William Zhang +86 21 2228 2861
Dispute resolution Chen Huang +86 21 2228 8360
Labour and employment Jane Dong +86 21 2228 8378
Photo Name Position Profile
Mr Adam Chen  photo Mr Adam Chen
Mr Arthur Chen  photo Mr Arthur Chen
Mr Frank Chen  photo Mr Frank Chen
Mr Simon Chen  photo Mr Simon Chen
Mr Chen Huang  photo Mr Chen Huang
Mr John Jiang  photo Mr John Jiang
Dr Zhong Lin  photo Dr Zhong Lin
Ms Spring Zhang  photo Ms Spring Zhang
Number of lawyers : 100+
Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin)
English (fluent)
EY Global Network (previously Ernst & Young)