Mr. Zheng (Bill) Li
Senior Partner, Lawyer
Zhonglun W&D Law Firm
Address: 19th Floor, Golden Tower, No. 1
Xibahe Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing,
Tel: +86-10-6440 2232
Direct Line: +86-10-6440 2893
Fax: +86-10-6440 2915
Zhonglun W&D Law Firm is a large-scale, comprehensive law firm with approximately five hundred lawyers and legal employees; we are based in Beijing, and co-function with seventeen branch offices in major cities in Greater China, Europe and Middle East. We provide legal services in Chinese, English, French, Korean, Japanese and Arabic.
Our practice ranges from traditional areas like corporate finance, capital market, real estate and construction, intellectual property and informational technology, international investment and trade, litigation and arbitration, to emerging areas such as private equity, growth enterprises market and real estate investment trusts.
Our professional team strives to provide qualitied and effective legal solutions to clients ranging from multi-national companies, governmental institutions, foreign embassies and consulates, to rising SMEs and start-ups. We practice with the highest standard in the industry, and aim to build enduring business relationship with our clients.
Zhonglun W&D Law Firm has been continuously dedicated to facilitate business endeavors in China. Since our establishment in 1992, we have ventured and thrived in bridging the legal gap between foreign investors and Chinese business opportunities. With our expertise and professional integrity, we serve to introduce foreign capital to local business from a legal perspective, to further our clients’ understanding of the investment environment in China, and most importantly, to facilitate the legal procedure of cross-border business transactions on our clients’ stead.
The firm manages equity transfer and acquisition, legal procedures for joint venture company projects; and conducts legal due diligence, structured investment design, and legal documents drafting for foreign clients launched on the Chinese market. In 2013, we consulted Capitaland Retail Investment on state-owned assets transfer and foreign investment acquisition regarding its acquisition project in China; the deal concerned over two hundred million yuan.
We provide legal consultation, and litigation and arbitration services to secure the business well-being for our foreign clients, particularly with laws concerning financial institutions and intellectual property. Our clients range from leading commercial and investment banks like Barclays, NatWest, RBS and J. P. Morgan, to business enterprises, individuals and NGOs like Victoria Secret, Lotte Group, J. K. Rowling, and WSPA.
Zhonglun W&D Law Firm has devoted its professional and research resources to promote foreign investment in China. We organize, and invite our business partners from abroad to attend discussion panels, forums and speeches to keep abreast with current affairs in the area. We have also established a Foreign Investment and M&A Practice Committee among our twenty-six special committees to further streamline our service in foreign investments. This committee consists of partners and lawyers who received education and credentials from legal institutions overseas, and are well experienced in foreign investment and M&A practice. Our clients benefit from our enduring partnership with regulatory authorities and intermediary organs, as well as our cross-sector specialty in foreign exchange, finance and taxation.
We highly value our business partnership with foreign investors, and firmly believe in the potential opening-up of the Chinese market. We are a member of Interlaw and Integrated Advisory Group. We received recommendations from influential legal media such as Legal500, Chambers & Partners, and Asia Law & Practice; and have been continuously listed among “China’s 20 Largest Law Firms” by Asian Law & Business and “Top 10 Chinese Growth Law Firms” by Asian Legal Business.
Should you inquire further information please do not hesitate to contact us.