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Han Kun Law Offices

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Han Kun Law Offices

Han Kun Law Offices

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Provided by Han Kun Law Offices
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Number of partners: 150+

Number of lawyers: Nearly 800

Languages: Chinese, English, Japanese, Korean, German

Firm Overview:

Han Kun is a leading full-service law firm in China.Over the years, Han Kun has been widely recognized as a leader in complex cross-border and domestic transactions. Our main practice areas include private equity and venture capital, mergers and acquisitions, international and domestic capital markets, investment funds, asset management, antitrust/competition, banking and finance, aviation finance, foreign direct investment, compliance, private client/wealth management, intellectual property and dispute resolution.All our lawyers are graduates of top universities and have extensive experience in complex cross-border transactions and dispute resolution as counsel to both Chinese and foreign clients.

Practice Areas

Mergers & Acquisitions

Capital Markets & Securities

Private Equity & Venture Capital Financings

Fund Formation

Aviation

Banking & Finance

Securitisation & Derivatives

Compliance and Investigations

Data Protection

Antitrust & Competition

Inbound & Outbound Investments

Insolvency & Restructuring

Dispute Resolution

Intellectual Property

TMT

Healthcare & Life Sciences

Infrastructure, Project Financing & Real Estate Projects

Energy

Fintech

Family Law

Tax

Main Areas of Practice:

Corporate/M&A:

■ Represented an investor in the acquisition of Subway's China business through a consortium

■ Represented Gao Hua Securities in the restructuring transaction in which Goldman Sachs acquired 100% equity interest in Goldman Sachs Gao Hua

■ Represented JD Property in its acquisition of China Logistics Property Holdings., Ltd.

■ Represented J&T Express China in its acquisition of the express delivery business of BEST Inc.

Private Equity & Venture Capital:

■ Advised China Structural Reform Fund on its investment in the Series A equity financing of Aion

■ Represented Chinese classifieds site 58.com in its US$8.7 billion take-private deal

■ Advised Shanghai AI Fund as a cornerstone investor participating in the US$512 million cornerstone investment of SenseTime before its Hong Kong IPO

Investment Funds:

■ Representing Qiming Venture Partners in forming several funds

■ Represented SummitView Capital in forming several funds

■ Represented IDG Capital in forming several funds

■ Represented K2VC in forming several funds

Banking & Finance:

Represented ICBC Leasing in its operating leasing of dozens of new Boeing and Airbus aircraft to China Eastern, China Southern and Shandong Airlines

■ Assisting AiBank in its financial regulatory matters and the development of innovative financial products

Capital Markets: Debt & Equity:

■ Advised the Joint Sponsors and the Underwriters in J&T Global Express’s HK$3.528 billion Hong Kong IPO

■ Represented the joint sponsors in JD.com Inc.’s HK$29.8 billion secondary listing in Hong Kong

■ Advised NIO Inc. on its listing by way of introduction on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited and the Main Board of the Singapore Exchange respectively

■ Represented Meituan Dianping (SEHK: 3690) in its HK$32.6 billion Hong Kong IPO

■ Advised Tencent on its US$4.15 billion Global Medium Term Note offering

Antitrust & Competition:

Represented Livent in the China merger filing for its US$10.6 billion merger with Allkem, creating the world’s third largest lithium mining company.

■ Serving as monitoring trustee for several high-profile conditional approval cases insemiconductor-related industries.

■ Representing a global smartphone manufacturer in several anti-monopoly lawsuits in China

Dispute Resolution:

Represented Red Bull Vitamin Drink Co., Ltd. and prevailed in the second instance trial of a JV registration dispute

■ Represented a Malaysian-invested WFOE in an HKIAC arbitration case arising out of a construction transfer project dispute and the subsequent property preservation and recognition and enforcement proceedings before a Beijing court

■ Represented four investment funds of TCL Group in an SCIA arbitration case concerning a share purchase agreement dispute

IP:

■ Represented Hitachi ABB Power Grid in 2019 to complete the transfer of a volume patent portfolio split from ABB group to Hitachi ABB Power Grid

■ Represented San’an in patent Infringement lawsuits against its big competitor

■ Represented Tinno in SEP related dispute against ZTE

■ Represented OPPO in a global SEP dispute regarding both communication and video codec technologies

Labour & Employment:

■ Advised Seagate on various employment issues and represented the company in employment disputes throughout China

■ Assisted Takeda China in various critical employment matters and represented the company in employment disputes

Healthcare & Life Sciences:

Advised Adlai Nortye Ltd. on its IPO in the United States and listing on the Nasdaq Global Market

■ Represented Abbisko Cayman Limited in its Hong Kong IPO

■ Assisted Sun Pharma in a number of out-licenses to CMS

■ Represented Abogen Therapeutics in its over US$720 million Series C Financing and US$300 million C+ Financing

Ranked Offices

Provided by Han Kun Law Offices

China - Head office
China
  • Shanghai
    33/F, HKRI Center Two, HKRI Taikoo Hui, 288 Shimen Road (No.1), Shanghai, Shanghai, China, 200041
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    Shanghai
    Room 1405-1409, Fortune Times Plaza, No. 1438, North Shaanxi Road, Shanghai, PRC , Shanghai, Shanghai, China, 200060
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Contributions

Latest contributions provided by Han Kun Law Offices

Global Practice Guide
Sheng (Sean) Li
Shijia Li
Zhichao (Kevin) Duan
Shipo (Angus) Xie
Wei (Will) Huang
+1
Authored by
Sheng (Sean) Li, Shijia Li, Zhichao (Kevin) Duan, Shipo (Angus) Xie, Wei (Will) Huang and more
Article • Nov 2023
Global Practice Guide
Charles Li
Vivian He
Kaiying Wu
Authored by
Charles Li, Vivian He, Kaiying Wu
Article • Oct 2023
Global Practice Guide
Lu Ran
Pei Zhao
Shiye Yuan
Zhichao Duan
Authored by
Lu Ran, Pei Zhao, Shiye Yuan, Zhichao Duan
Article • Oct 2023

All contributions provided by Han Kun Law Offices

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Alternative Funds 2023 | China | Law and Practice
Authored by: Lu Ran, Pei Zhao, Shiye Yuan, Zhichao Duan
Global Practice Guide Oct 2023 Article
Private Equity 2023 | China | Law and Practice
Authored by: Jing Li, Shuting Qi, Lin Gui, Lu Ran
Global Practice Guide Aug 2023 Article
Navigating the Legal Requirements of Generative Artificial Intelligence in China
Authored by: Kevin Duan, Kemeng Cai
Expert Focus Aug 2023 Article
Healthcare: Medical Devices 2023 | China | Trends and Developments
Authored by: Yang (Aaron) Gu, Pengfei You, Duzhiyun Zheng, Fengqi Yu
Global Practice Guide Aug 2023 Article
International Fraud & Asset Tracing 2023 | China | Law and Practice
Authored by: Ronghua (Andy) Liao, John D. Fitzpatrick, Yanhui (Candice) Li
Global Practice Guide Apr 2023 Article
Life Sciences 2023 | China | Trends and Developments
Authored by: Min Zhu, Yaling (Michelle) Gon, Yang (Aaron) Gu, Chai Lu, Ying Li, Shiye Yuan
Global Practice Guide Mar 2023 Article

Han Kun Law Offices rankings

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China
Aviation: Finance (PRC Firms)
1 Department
4 Ranked Lawyers
Department
Aviation: Finance (PRC Firms)
1
Aviation: Finance (PRC Firms)
1
Band 1
Lawyers
Shu Wang
1
Shu Wang
1
Band 1
Jun Zhu
3
Jun Zhu
3
Band 3
Yi Ding
4
Yi Ding
4
Band 4
Xinfeng Zhang
U
Xinfeng Zhang
U
Up and Coming
Banking & Finance (PRC Firms)
1 Department
1 Ranked Lawyer
Department
Banking & Finance (PRC Firms)
3
Banking & Finance (PRC Firms)
3
Band 3
Lawyers
Tiecheng Yang
2
Tiecheng Yang
2
Band 2
Capital Markets: Debt & Equity (PRC Firms)
3 Ranked Lawyers
Lawyers
Yijun Chao
E
Yijun Chao
E
Eminent Practitioners
Ping Xu
3
Ping Xu
3
Band 3
Jin Wang
5
Jin Wang
5
Band 5
Capital Markets: Hong Kong and Overseas Issuances
1 Department
Department
Capital Markets: Hong Kong and Overseas Issuances
1
Capital Markets: Hong Kong and Overseas Issuances
1
Band 1
Capital Markets: Securitisation & Derivatives (PRC Firms)
1 Department
1 Ranked Lawyer
Department
Capital Markets: Securitisation & Derivatives (PRC Firms)
3
Capital Markets: Securitisation & Derivatives (PRC Firms)
3
Band 3
Lawyers
Rong Fang
2
Rong Fang
2
Band 2
Corporate Investigations/Anti-Corruption (PRC Firms)
1 Department
1 Ranked Lawyer
Department
Corporate Investigations/Anti-Corruption (PRC Firms)
2
Corporate Investigations/Anti-Corruption (PRC Firms)
2
Band 2
Lawyers
Sophie Shi
U
Sophie Shi
U
Up and Coming
Corporate Investigations/Anti-Corruption: Foreign Legal Consultants (PRC Firms)
1 Ranked Lawyer
Lawyers
Michelle Gon
Michelle Gon
Spotlight
Corporate/M&A (PRC Firms)
1 Department
3 Ranked Lawyers
Department
Corporate/M&A (PRC Firms)
1
Corporate/M&A (PRC Firms)
1
Band 1
Lawyers
Charles Li
E
Charles Li
E
Eminent Practitioners
David Tang
3
David Tang
3
Band 3
Chengyao (Aaron) Zhou
4
Chengyao (Aaron) Zhou
4
Band 4
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