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Global Law Office

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Global Law Office values the principles of simplicity, integrity and positivity. As a client-centered firm, it constantly improves its service and communications qualities, focusing on efficient and creative legal solutions for its clients.
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Firm profile for Asia-Pacific 2021

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Number of partners: 135
Number of lawyers: 500+

First Law Firm in China: The history of Global Law Office (hereafter the “GLO”) dates back to the establishment of the Legal Consultant Office of China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (hereafter the “CCPIT”) in 1979, when it became the first law firm of China to take an international perspective on its business, fully embracing the outside world. After over 40 years of persistent efforts and development, GLO has become one of the most prominent large comprehensive law firms in China legal industry.

Among the Most Prominent Large Comprehensive Law Firms in China: GLO has been committing to the mission of ‘serving domestic and foreign clients with globalised vision, globalised team and globalised quality’ since its inception, allowing us to always maintain leading position in the industry in the midst of ever-changing global economic environment. GLO is proud to be one of China’s most respected and well-connected law firms, recognised as such by both international and domestic league tables and legal institutions for consecutive years, including Chambers and Partners, Legal 500 and Asian Legal Business, etc.

Professional and excellent lawyer team: All lawyers of GLO are graduates from first-tier domestic and/or international law schools, most of whom hold LLM or higher degrees. Many partners have the qualification to practice law in the US, UK, Australia, Switzerland, New Zealand, Hong Kong, among others. GLO’s lawyer team has excellent professional backgrounds, and many lawyers have experience of working at courts, domestic and foreign first-tier law firms or leading enterprises and organizations in the industry.

Comprehensive one-stop legal services: GLO provides comprehensive one-stop legal services for domestic and foreign clients from various sectors and industries. GLO is committed to a variety of industries, including but not limited to sub sectors such as banking, finance, insurance, securities, investment, trade, energy, mining, chemical engineering, steel, manufacturing, transportation, infrastructure and public facilities, life science and healthcare, telecommunication, media, and high technology, culture, entertainment & sports, real estate, hotel & leisure, catering and large consumption, and etc.

Innovative problem-solving abilities: Its lawyers are able to apply practical and constructive comprehensive legal solutions by integrating excellent professional law skills with sophisticated business knowledge so as to solve various complex and fast-changing matters. With leading professional innovative capabilities, GLO is adept at creatively designing transaction structures as well as details. Over the last four decades, GLO’s expertise has helped set the agenda for change through precedents involving many of the country’s ‘firsts’.

Client oriented service philosophy: Over the past four decades, with profound legal knowledge, extensive practice experience, high professional dedication and strong professional ethics sense, GLO has demonstrated and proved its values and won trust from domestic and foreign clients. In the future, GLO will continue to help domestic and foreign clients get enduring and long-term success via its unique advantages.

Practice Areas:
Anti-trust & Competition
Banking & Finance
Capital Market
Compliance & Risk Control
Corporate/Merger & Acquisition
Debt Restructuring & Corporate
Liquidation/Bankruptcy
Dispute Resolution
Energy & Mining
Entertainment & Sports
Insurance
Intellectual Property
Japan Business
Life Science & Healthcare
Outbound Investment
Private Equity & Investment Funds
Real Estate & Construction
Shipping
Labour & Employment
Tax
Telecom, Media & Technology
Trade & Customs
Transportation

Asia-Pacific

This firm is also ranked in:

Global 2021

Contributions

Total 11 contributions

Trends and Developments

Project Finance 2021 in China

Authors: Xin Zhang, May Liu, Tracy Wang, Li Zhu

Law and Practice

Alternative Funds 2021 in China

Authors: Yuan Yuan, Tony (Xianlai) Liu, Jinghe Wang, Zhihong Jian

Trends and Developments

Private Equity 2021 in China

Authors: Steven Yu, Jeffrey Zhu, Jia Guo, Zhibin Li

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Capital Markets: Securitisation & Derivatives (PRC Firms)
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Corporate Investigations/Anti-Corruption (PRC Firms)
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Corporate/M&A (PRC Firms)
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Ranked Lawyers

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Lawrence Lin
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Chengwei Liu
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Jinrong Liu
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Top Ranked Lawyers

Eminent Practitioners
Yifeng GaoDispute Resolution: Arbitration (PRC Firms)
Yifeng GaoShipping: Northern China (PRC Firms)
Band 1
Lawrence LinBanking & Finance (PRC Firms)
Xin ZhangBanking & Finance (PRC Firms)
Jinrong LiuCapital Markets: Debt & Equity (PRC Firms)
Wen LiCapital Markets: Securitisation & Derivatives (PRC Firms)
Xin ZhangCapital Markets: Securitisation & Derivatives (PRC Firms)
Xiusong XingDispute Resolution: Arbitration (PRC Firms)
Alan ZhouHealthcare (PRC Firms)
Deming ZhaoInternational Trade: Customs, Export Controls & Economic Sanctions (PRC Firms)
Band 2
Alan ZhouCorporate Investigations/Anti-Corruption (PRC Firms)
Jinrong LiuCorporate/M&A (PRC Firms)
Michael YuHealthcare (PRC Firms)
Yuan YuanInvestment Funds (PRC Firms)
Jinrong LiuPrivate Equity: Buyouts & Venture Capital Investment (PRC Firms)
Zhongcheng WangProjects & Infrastructure (PRC Firms)
Band 3
May LiuBanking & Finance (PRC Firms)
Cheng LiCapital Markets: Debt & Equity (PRC Firms)

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China

Shanghai
Shenzhen

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15 Floor, Tower 1

China Central Place

No. 81 Jianguo Road

Chaoyang District

Beijing

Beijing

China

100025

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