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Shihui Partners

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Managing Partners: Vicky Gong, Miranda Jiang
Number of partners: 10
Number of lawyers: 49
Languages: Chinese, English

Firm Overview:
Shihui is dedicated to legal services on the new economic areas (for instance, block chain and fintech, AI, education, consumer internet, life science and healthcare, genetic testing, industrial internet, intelligent logistics, cloud computing) in projects of investment and financing (VC & PE), capital markets, M&A, investment funds and wealth management, etc. Shihui provides practical solutions tailored to the diversified demands of clients so as to assist the clients to achieve their commercial and legal objectives. The partners of Shihui are mostly senior experts in their respective areas. All the Shihui lawyers are graduates from famous law schools of China, the US or the UK. Shihui’s clients include the most promising startups, leading internet companies (such as JD.com, JD Digital, Lexin, Pintec, Liepin, Tuanche.com) and top investment funds.

Main Areas of Practice:

VC & PE, TMT:
10 partners; 40 fee earners based in Beijing
Shihui provides legal services to enterprises from the starting-up stage to pre-IPO financing and also provides first-grade venture capital and private equity funds from China and abroad with legal services on their investment deals.
■Represented JD Logistics in its latest financing, the deal value of which is about USD 2.5 billion
■Represented IDG in the latest financing of Ping An Medical Insurance Technology, the deal value of which is USD 1.15 billion
■Represented related party of JD Digital in its division from JD.com (JD), the deal value of which is more than RMB 14 billion
■Represented JD Group in the restructuring and the USD 1 billion series A financing of JD Healthcare
Key Clients: JD.com (JD), Baby Tree, Bertelsmann Asia Investments, Banyan Capital, China Growth Capital, K2, Lexin, Pintec, Vertex Ventures, Zhaogang.Com, etc.
Contact: George Niu
Tel: +86 010 8514 7407
Email: [email protected]

Investment Fund:
3 partners; 17 fee earners based in Beijing
Shihui is able to accurately grasp clients’ interests and demands in the establishment of funds and provide diversified solutions accordingly. It provides many first-grade funds from China and abroad with legal services on the establishment and domestic registration of funds.
■Represented JD.com (JD) in establishing an internet industrial fund, the deal value of which is more than RMB 10 billion
■Represented Vertex in establishing an investment fund, with a huge fund raising amount and many different parties
■Represented Aqua Ventures in establishment of the first and second phases fund of Aqua Ventures
■Represented ABC Investment in establishing a RMB 10 billion state-owned bailout private equity fund
Key Clients: Aqua Ventures, Bertelsmann Asia Investments, Banyan Capital, China Growth Capital, JD.com (JD), K2, Kinzon Capital, Vertex Ventures, Zhong Capital, Zhen Fund, etc.
Contact: Steven Zhao
Tel: +86 010 8514 7599
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Hilda Li
Tel: +86 010 8514 7525
Email: [email protected]

Capital Market, M&A:
8 partners; 38 fee earners based in Beijing
Based on its proficiency in the laws and regulations, as well as its keen understanding of the frontier of capital markets, Shihui is good at providing the enterprises with legal services on establishing and dismantling of VIE structures, IPOs on domestic and global stock exchanges as well as the post-IPO financing. Shihui is very skillful at handling complicated M&A projects (both domestic and cross-border projects) and has a thorough understanding of issues like market access, corporate governance, tax planning, foreign exchange, etc., involved in M&A projects.
■Assisted Lexin in its IPO and listing the NASDAQ as the PRC Legal Advisor (Stock Code: LX)
■Assisted Pintec in its IPO and listing on the NASDAQ as the PRC Legal Advisor (Stock Code: PT)
■Assisted Liepin in its IPO and listing on the Main Board of Hong Kong Exchange as the PRC Legal Advisor (Stock Code: 6100)
■Assisted Tuanche.com in its IPO and listing on the NASDAQ as the PRC Legal Advisor (Stock Code: TC)
■Represented JD.com in the China Unicom’s mixed ownership reform, the deal value of which is about RMB 61.725 billion
Key Clients: JD.com (JD), Lexin, Liepin, Pintec, Tuanche.com, etc.
Contact: Miranda Jiang
Tel: +86 010 8514 7533
Email: [email protected]

Wealth Management & Private Client:
2 partners; 5 fee earners based in Beijing
Shihui provides high net worth individuals with legal services on wealth management, including establishment of trusts and wealth inheritance arrangements, so as to effectively avoid the legal risks.
Contact: Vicky Gong
Tel: +86 010 8514 7577
Email: [email protected]