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Managing Partner: Ning Zhu
Number of partners: 26
Number of lawyers: 32
Languages: Mandarin, English, German
Chance Bridge Partners (‘Chance Bridge’), founded in November 2011, is a prestigious commercial law firm specializing in providing corporate, commercial and financial legal solutions. In accordance with the development concept of “cooperation, initiative, innovation and commitment”, Chance Bridge Partners adheres to the development model of specialization and internationalization, and is committed to becoming ‘the most recognized prestigious law firm’ and to provide clients with comprehensive legal services.
Main Areas of Practice:
5 partners, 16 fee earners
As a law firm specializing in providing corporate, commercial and financial legal services, based on abundant lawsuit experience and outstanding performance, Chance Bridge is recognized as a leading law firm in the capital markets. Its lawyers have rich experience in many fields including stock, bond, merger and acquisition, structured finance, securitization and financial derivatives. Chance Bridge is particularly experienced in providing specific solutions according to clients’ industrial characteristics, business models and actual needs, and assisting clients to complete transactions accurately and efficiently.
Key clients: Jinhui Liquor Co., Ltd. (603919), China Minmetals Corporation, ADB SAFEGATE BVBA
Banking & Finance:
11 partners, 42 fee earners
In banking and finance, Chance Bridge Partners could provide clients with the following legal services: Traditional banking financial services, investment banking services, cross-border investment and financing business, cross-border compliance, cross-border dispute resolution, banking financial dispute resolution business, trust services, insurance services, financial derivatives. In the past year, Chance Bridge has established cooperative relationships with many banks/financial institutions and provided professional legal services for them in dealing with various major difficult cases and complex risk matters.
Key clients: China Construction Bank (601939), CITIC Bank, 601998, China Minsheng Bank, (600016), CITIC Securities (600030)
Corporate & M&A:
9 partners, 20 fee earners
Chance Bridge has a professional team and rich practical experience in corporate compliance, mergers and acquisitions, restructuring and liquidation, and labor employment in a variety of industries. Chance Bridge is particularly good at assisting clients to complete transactions accurately and efficiently by seeking strategic investors based on their industrial characteristics, business models and actual needs.
Key clients: China Sam Enterprise Group Co., Ltd., State-owned Capital Management Center of Beijing Chaoyang District, ADB SAFEGATE BVBA
7 partners, 14 fee earners
With a wealth of legal knowledge, excellent foreign language skills, professional skills and a global network of cooperation, Chance Bridge can provide clients with compliance services involving major economies such as the United States and the European Union, as well as major financial institutions such as the world bank and the Asian infrastructure investment bank. The compliance areas include US export control, US sanctions compliance, anti-corruption and anti-bribery, multilateral development bank sanctions, cyber security and data protection, criminal law, cross-border management of enterprises, corporate operations, corporate intellectual property and taxation.
18 partners, 34 fee earners
Chance Bridge ‘ dispute resolution team specializes in high-value, complicated, difficult and retrial cases, and could provide clients with professional legal services in practice areas including securities litigation, shareholder and company, business and contracts, construction, banking and finance, foreign-related litigation and arbitration, non-performing asset disposal, bankruptcy and reorganization, labor dispute, intellectual property litigation, and others. Chance Bridge possesses rich experience and outstanding achievements in banks, securities, insurance, funds, the Internet and e-commerce, infrastructure, energy, real estate, manufacturing, service industries and other industries. Chance Bridge’s dispute resolution team has a deep understanding of clients’ goals, evaluates them in legal, commercial and reputational aspects, and provides the clients with a diverse range of dispute resolution solutions.
Key clients: Zhongshan Securities, Pingan Trust, China Fortune International Trust Co., Ltd., Fuli(beijing)real Estate Development Co., Ltd.
Cross-border Investment & Corporate Financing:
6 partners, 14 fee earners
‘Cross-border investment and corporate financing’ is one of the featured businesses that Chance Bridge focuses on developing. Its clients now cover Europe, North America, South America, Oceania, Asia and Africa. With exquisite expertise, excellent foreign language skills, professional legal service and global cooperative network, Chance Bridge’s legal services include foreign direct investment (FDI) in China, foreign M&As in China, Chinese enterprises overseas investment, Chinese enterprises M&As, crossborder capital market and corporate financing, cross-border compliance, etc. can provide clients with diversified legal services covering the entire process of cross-border investment and financing, including investment, financing plan, structure design, legal due diligence, legal risk assessment, document drafting, negotiation assistance, daily legal affairs consultation and foreign-related dispute resolution, etc.
Key clients: ADB SAFEGATE BVBA, Lucy Group Ltd., Wolf Petroleum Ltd.
Chance Bridge is a leading member of the SGLA, the most influential international law firm alliance in China, and Chance Bridge is also the first law firm member in China of Alliott Global Alliance, the world’s sixth largest multidisciplinary alliance of professional services firms. Chance Bridge has established a wide range of strategic cooperative relations with many international law firms and many famous law firms in China. Relying on this abundance of resources and networks, Chance Bridge’s business covers China, Asia, Europe, North America, Africa, Oceania and other places, and can provide clients with professional and high-quality cross-border legal services.