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Corporate Investigations/Anti-Corruption (International Firms)

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What the team is known for

Highly skilled group of white-collar experts with significant on-the-ground presence throughout Hong Kong and the PRC. Handles matters including internal investigations, anti-corruption matters and regulatory compliance. Traditionally acts for clients in the life sciences sector and also offers strong capabilities in the technology, private equity and retail spheres. Has a broad regional focus, with increasing involvement in cross-border mandates relating to India, Vietnam, Japan and South Korea.

Strengths

A client notes that the team "has been an invaluable resource for us, given its expertise in international matters," and adds that its "attention to detail and thorough work product has provided us with excellent documentation to complete our investigations," and that "the greatest benefit to us has been the ability to provide insight into local bureaucratic and cultural matters, as well as providing reliable translation services for primary sources."

Additional sources praise the team's "clear, concise communication," "knowledge of the diverse legal landscapes of Asia" and "ability to provide accurate and timely advice and availability in any situation."

Notable practitioners

A client describes Andrew Dale as "the most experienced and senior" lawyer on the team, stating: "Andrew is great with complex investigations." He frequently assists international clients with their investigations, with particular strength in advising private equity firms.

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Overview

In today’s climate of ever-increasing global enforcement, it is critical that companies and individuals involved in international business transactions understand and comply with provisions of anti-corruption laws, as well as those related to economic sanctions and export control regulations. Ropes & Gray’s award winning anti-corruption and international risk practice consists of former federal prosecutors and SEC enforcement attorneys who have extensive experience handling regulatory and enforcement initiatives in Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and the Americas. Firm-wide, our attorneys are fluent in 46 languages and possess an in-depth understanding of our clients’ businesses and industries, as well as the cultural environments in which they operate.

To learn more about our practice, please visit: https://www.ropesgray.com/practices/Anti-Corruption-International-Risk.aspx

Corporate Investigations/Anti-Corruption (International Firms) Department

Ropes & Gray LLP

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36F, Park Place

1601 Nanjing Road West

Shanghai

Shanghai

China

200040

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Corporate Investigations/Anti-Corruption (International Firms)


Andrew J Dale
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