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Mayer Brown LLP

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Mayer Brown is a distinctively global law firm, uniquely positioned to advise the world’s leading companies and financial institutions on their most complex deals and disputes.
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Firm profile for Greater China Region 2022

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Greater China Region 2022
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This firm is also ranked in:

Global 2022 USA 2022 UK 2022 Europe 2022 Asia-Pacific 2022 Latin America 2022 High Net Worth 2022 FinTech 2022

About

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Asia Managing Partner: Terence Tung, Senior Partner
Number of partners: 80
Number of lawyers: 230
Languages: Cantonese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Malay, Mandarin, Shanghainese, Spanish, Thai, Vietnamese, Russia

Firm Overview:
Mayer Brown is uniquely positioned to advise the world’s leading companies and financial institutions on their most complex deals and disputes. With extensive reach across four continents, it is the only integrated law firm in the world with approximately 200 lawyers in each of the world’s three largest financial centres — New York, London and Hong Kong — the backbone of the global economy. Mayer Brown has deep experience in high-stakes litigation and complex transactions across industry sectors, including its signature strength, the global financial services industry. Diverse teams of lawyers are recognised by clients as strategic partners with deep commercial instincts and a commitment to creatively anticipating their needs and delivering excellence in everything they do. A ‘one-firm’ culture — seamless and integrated across all practices and regions — ensures that clients receive the best of Mayer Brown’s knowledge and experience.

International Offices
Charlotte, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, Mexico City, New York, Palo Alto, San Francisco, Washington DC, Brussels, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, London, Paris, Dubai

Tauil & Chequer Advogados is an associated office in Brasilia, Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Vitoria.

Main Areas of Practice:

Antitrust & Competition:
Antitrust filings and regulatory clearances, antitrust advice associated with global transactions, legal compliance, programmes policy development and monitoring, anti-competitive conduct investigations.

Asset Finance:
Aviation, land transport, shipping, telecommunications and utilities.

Banking & Finance:
Capital markets transactions, trade finance, commercial paper, debt and equity issues, bank security, loans and syndication.

Construction & Engineering:
Drafting agreements, dispute resolution, rating and valuation.

Corporate & Securities:
Joint ventures and mergers, capital markets transactions, takeovers, management buyouts, restructuring and organisations.

Cybersecurity & Data Privacy:
Incident preparation and breach responses; litigating cutting-edge data privacy and cybersecurity issues; strategic counselling and corporate governance; vendor and supply chain management, contracting, and data transfers; regulatory and compliance; policy and advocacy.

Employment & Benefits:
Legal obligations of employers and employees, unit trusts, mutual funds, provident funds and retirement schemes.

Financial Services Regulatory & Enforcement:
Compliance, licensing and regulations in financial services.

Insurance:
Business interruption, contractors all risks, directors and officers’ liability, professional indemnity.

Intellectual Property:
Registration and protection of patents, trademarks, trade names and designs; anti-counterfeiting, litigation, opposition and rectification proceedings.

Litigation & Dispute Resolution:
Administrative law and judicial review, securities litigation, commercial litigation, electronic discovery, international arbitration, medical malpractice, anti-bribery and corruption, internal and regulatory investigations.

Projects & Infrastructure:
Financing in wide variety of sectors: power, oil, gas, renewables, mining and infrastructure.

Private Equity, Funds & Investment Management:
Full-service offering for entire life cycle of a fund – including fund formation & investment management, private equity, private equity real estate, fund finance and regulatory enforcement.

Real Estate Markets:
Development, finance and acquisition of commercial, industrial, hotel, residential and mixed-use real estate development.

Restructuring:
Restructuring and rescheduling of debts and advising on workouts, receiverships, liquidations and bankruptcies.

Structured Finance/Securitisation:
Derivatives, CDOs, securities and corporate finance, funds, financial institution regulatory compliance, bankruptcy and restructuring, tax.

Supply Chain & Distribution:
Contracts for suppliers and distributors, supply chain finance, international trade compliance, risk assessment and planning, preventative measures, and internal investigations and litigation defense, tax.

Tax:
Transactions, consulting and planning.

Technology Transactions:
Data rights, use, privacy and protection strategies; digital services; outsourcing; and software development, licensing and integration.

TMT:
Technology outsourcing, data privacy, media regulatory, domain names, IT, M&A, e-commerce.

Greater China Region

This firm is also ranked in:

Global 2022 USA 2022 UK 2022 Europe 2022 Asia-Pacific 2022 Latin America 2022 High Net Worth 2022 FinTech 2022

Contributions

Total 8 contributions

Trends and Developments

Tax Controversy 2022 in USA

Authors: Brian Kittle, Joel Williamson, Anthony Pastore, Samantha Bear

Law and Practice

Securitisation 2022 in Hong Kong

Authors: Vincent Sum, Sylvia Leung

Law and Practice

Securitisation 2022 in Germany

Authors: Dr Patrick Scholl, Andreas Lange, Dr Ralf Hesdahl, Kirsten Schürmann

Ranked Departments

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China

Aviation: Finance (International Firms)
Band 1
Banking & Finance (International Firms)
Band 3
Capital Markets: Debt (International Firms)
Band 4
Capital Markets: High-Yield Products (International Firms)
Band 3
Construction (International Firms)
Band 1
Corporate/M&A: Highly Regarded (International Firms)
Band 3

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Ranked Lawyers

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China

Aviation: Finance (International Firms)


Richard J I Stock
Band 1

Banking & Finance: Hong Kong-based (International Firms)


Doo-Soon Choi
Band 4

Capital Markets: Debt (International Firms)


Thomas Kollar
Band 4

Capital Markets: Derivatives & Structured Products (International Firms)


Vincent Sum
Band 3

Capital Markets: High-Yield Products (International Firms)


Jason T Elder
Band 2
Thomas Kollar
Band 3

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Top Ranked Lawyers

Senior Statespeople
Nicholas D HunsworthDispute Resolution: Litigation (International Firms)
Robert S Y LynnReal Estate (International Firms)
Band 1
Richard J I StockAviation: Finance (International Firms)
Menachem HasoferConstruction (International Firms)
Duncan A W AbateEmployment: Hong Kong-based (International Firms)
Hong TranEmployment: Hong Kong-based (International Firms)
Gabriela KennedyIntellectual Property (International Firms)
F K AuReal Estate (International Firms)
John M MarsdenRestructuring/Insolvency (International Firms)
Maggie C K CheungShipping: Finance (International Firms)
Gabriela KennedyTMT: Information Technology (International Firms)
Gabriela KennedyTMT: Telecommunications & Broadcasting (International Firms)
Band 2
Jason T ElderCapital Markets: High-Yield Products (International Firms)
Geoffrey Y M ChanConstruction (International Firms)
Tom FuConstruction (International Firms)
Alan LinningDispute Resolution: Litigation (International Firms)
Alan LinningFinancial Services: Contentious Regulatory (International Firms)
Angela S Y YimInsurance: Contentious (International Firms)

Ranked Offices

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

China

Beijing
Hong Kong

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Head Office

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Head Office

71 South Wacker Drive

Chicago

Illinois

USA

IL 60606-4637

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