Firm / Organisation

King & Wood Mallesons

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Global Chairman: WANG Junfeng
Global Managing Partner: Sue KENCH
Chairman of China Management Committee: ZHANG Yi
Managing Partner, PRC: WANG Ling
China Management Committee Executive Partner: ZHAO Xiaohong
Number of partners: 600+
Number of lawyers: 2400+
Languages: Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese), English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish

Firm Overview:
King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) is the first international law firm headquartered in Asia. Equipped with local in-depth, strong practice capabilities and extensive experience and combined with global vision and resources, KWM provides full-service, multi-jurisdictional, comprehensive, one-stop legal service and the best commercial solutions to meet the diverse needs of domestic and global clients and ensures that wherever the clients are doing business, the firm delivers the same high quality, commercial and innovative legal services.

In China, the firm has around 400 partners and 1500 lawyers with 14 offices in the major commercial centers, Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Sanya, Hangzhou, Suzhou, Nanjing, Qingdao, Jinan, Chengdu, Haikou, Hong Kong SAR and Macao SAR. Around the world, the firm has over 2,400 lawyers with an extensive global network of 29 international offices spanning China, Singapore, Japan, the US, Australia, the UK, Germany, Spain, Italy and other key cities in Europe as well as presences in the Middle East. The firm incorporates a large legal talent pool equipped with local in-depth and professional legal experiences and provides legal services in multiple languages.

Main Areas of Practice:
■ Corporate Mergers and Acquisitions
■ Securities & Capital Markets
■ Private Equity and Investment Funds
■ Banking & Finance
■ Regulatory & Compliance
■ Competition & Trade Compliance
■ Labour & Employment
■ Tax
■ Customs
■ Environmental Law
■ Cybersecurity and Data Compliance
■ Dispute Resolution
■ Anti-bribery and Compliance
■ Insolvency & Restructuring
■ International Trade, International Investment and WTO Dispute Resolution
■ Intellectual Property

■ Agribusiness & Food
■ Automotive
■ Consumer & Retail
■ Financial Institutions
■ Government & Public
■ Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals
■ Industrials
■ Private Equity
■ Projects, Energy & Resources
■ Real Estate & Construction
■ Telecommunications, Media, Entertainment & Technology


Total 5 contributions

Employment 2020 Trends and Developments in China

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Cybersecurity 2020 Trends and Developments in China

Susan Ning, Han Wu, Yunhan Lin, Yanglu Liu

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Cybersecurity 2020 Law and Practice in China

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Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Total 9 Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

UK Merger Control: national security controls on foreign investment continue to widen

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Cybersecurity risks in M&A transactions

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KWM strengthens London dispute resolution team with promotion of Wilson Antoon to of Counsel

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