Number of partners: 4
Number of lawyers: 15
Hai Tong & Partners can be tracked back to Jiao Tong Law Office under the Ministry of Transportation in the early of 1990’s. Over development over 20 years, while maintaining the characteristics of offering top level of legal services in the field of maritime and admiralty, Hai Tong & Partners has developed into a well-known firm which offers professional contentious and non-contentious services also in the field of insurance, reinsurance, ship financing and leasing, anti-monopoly and compliance, international trade and investment, company law, etc.
Most of lawyers of Hai Tong & Partners worked for state organs or state-grade enterprises before they became members of Hai Tong & Partners. Their experience facilitates their smooth communication with governmental departments, judicial organisations and legislators, which provides efficient and professional legal service as a result. Moreover, the majority of Hai Tong lawyers once studied, worked, and lived in foreign countries, so they have the knowledge of the law, culture and customs of these countries well. Hai Tong & Partners’ lawyers therefore know what foreign clients need when they offer legal service to them.
Hai Tong & Partners has offered excellent legal service to many famous multinational corporations, international organisations, protection and indemnity clubs, shipping companies, trading companies, insurance companies, ship builders, shipping agents, freight forwarders, port and terminal operators, rescue and salvage companies, banks and law firms, accumulating substantial experience and won wide acclaim at the same time. Several cases represented by Hai Tong & Partners were selected and included in the 10 most well-known leading cases by the Supreme Court at the 30th anniversary for founding of maritime courts.
Main Areas of Practice:
■ Maritime Commerce
■ Accidents at Sea
■ Insurance & Reinsurance
■ Ship Financing & Leasing
■ Anti-Monopoly & Compliance
■ International Trade & Investment