IFLR1000 Reviews

Financial and corporate

DaHui Lawyers is a boutique Chinese law firm with offices in Beijing and Shanghai.

 

Focusses / specialisms

The firm has a focus on M&A, investment funds and restructuring and insolvency. The firm also handles work in capital markets, primarily advising on equity transactions. The firm handles China related deals and cross-border transactions.

 

Key clients

Key clients for the firm include Airbnb, Alibaba, Sequoia, CICC, Tencent Cloudflare, RELX, Discovery and CBS.

 

Research period review: 31st edition (2020/2021)

During the research period, the firm was active in capital markets and M&A.

In M&A, the team handled a merger between two financial technology service platforms.

In private equity, the firm advised an online education service provider in a Series F investment.

The firm was active in restructuring work for clients in the technology, media and telecoms sector.

During the research period, Jacky Zhu joined the firm from Freshfields and Yingyuan Xue joined the firm from KWM. Pei Zhao joined the firm from Shearman & Sterling.

 

Deal highlights: 31st edition (2020/2021)

CICC and Goldstone HKSE IPO

Yellow River and HD/SPAC merger