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Kirkland & Ellis International LLP

29TH FLOOR, CHINA WORLD OFFICE 2, NO1 JIAN GUO MEN WAI AVENUE, BEIJING 100004, CHINA
Tel:
Work +8610 5737 9300
Fax:
Fax +8610 5737 9301
Web:
www.kirkland.com

China: Banking and finance

Banking and finance: foreign firms
Banking and finance: foreign firms - ranked: tier 5

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP

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China: Corporate and M&A

Corporate and M&A: foreign firms
Corporate and M&A: foreign firms - ranked: tier 5

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP

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China: Dispute resolution

Dispute resolution: foreign firms
Dispute resolution: foreign firms - ranked: tier 3

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP's PRC team acts for multinational corporations and Chinese companies in complex commercial litigation, antitrust matters, product liability cases, IP disputes, environmental litigation, and securities and shareholder claims. It represented Syngenta in over 1,800 lawsuits in the US, which allege that its commercialisation of Viptera and introduction into the corn supply allegedly caused China to reject all shipments of American corn. Tiana Zhang, Jodi Wu and Agnes Li are the key mainland contacts, while Kelly Naphtali and Cori Lable are the Hong Kong names to note.

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China: Private equity/venture capital

Private equity/venture capital: foreign firms
Private equity/venture capital: foreign firms - ranked: tier 2

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP regularly advises on multi-jurisdictional transactions involving private equity investors, with Beijing-based Chuan Li being highly rated for his expertise in major cross-border M&A and private equity investments across China and Asia. In partnership with its Hong Kong office, Li acted for the founders of GPA Global in the sale of a co-controlling stake.

Leading individuals

Chuan Li - Kirkland & Ellis International LLP

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China: Regulatory/compliance

Regulatory/compliance: foreign firms
Regulatory/compliance: foreign firms - ranked: tier 2

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP specialises in investigations involving the FCPA and has experience with internal and cross-border investigations particularly in the life-sciences and pharmaceuticals industry. Moreover, the team regularly acts as external counsel for clients in the healthcare, renewable energy and insurance sectors in relation to compliance investigations. Tiana Zhang heads the department and has assisted a client in the aerospace sector with a highly publicised investigation into potential misconduct. Additional contacts include Jodi Wu and Agnes Li, who has experience in white-collar investigations and FCPA-related litigation.

Leading individuals

Tiana Zhang - Kirkland & Ellis International LLP

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