27/F Tower B, China Resources Land Building, No.9668 Shennan Avenue
Nanshan District, Shenzhen



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Quick facts:

Languages: English, Mandarin, Japanese and Cantonese
Associates: more than 55
Partners: 17

First law firm in China: established in 1984, the Global Law Office (hereinafter the "GLO") came as the first law firm established after the implementation of reform and opening-up in China. After over 30 years of persistent efforts and development, we have become one of the most prominent large comprehensive law firms in the legal industry of China.

Among the most prominent large comprehensive law firms in China: GLO has been committing to the mission of "serving domestic and foreign clients with globalized vision, globalized team and globalized quality" since its inception, allowing us to always maintain leading position in the industry in the midst of ever-changing global economic environment. We are proud to be one of Chinese most respected and well-connected law firms, recognized as such by both international and domestic league tables and legal institutions for consecutive years, including the Chambers and Partners, The Legal 500 and Asian Legal Business, etc.

Professional and excellent lawyer team: all lawyers of GLO are graduates from first-tier domestic and/or international law schools, most of whom hold LLM or higher degrees. Many partners have the qualification to practice law in the U.S., UK, Australia, Switzerland, New Zealand, Hong Kong, among others. Our lawyer team has excellent professional backgrounds, and many lawyers have experience of working at courts, domestic and foreign first-tier law firms or leading enterprises and organizations in the industry.

Comprehensive one-stop legal services: we provide comprehensive one-stop legal services for domestic and foreign clients from various sectors and industries. We are committed to a variety of industries, including but not limited to sub sectors such as banking, finance, insurance, securities, investment, trade, energy, mining, chemical engineering, steel, manufacturing, transportation, infrastructure and public facilities, life science and healthcare, telecommunication, media, and high technology, culture, entertainment & sports, real estate, hotel & leisure, catering and large consumption, and etc.

Innovative problem-solving abilities: our lawyers are able to apply practical and constructive comprehensive legal solutions by integrating excellent professional law skills with sophisticated business knowledge so as to solve various complex and fast-changing matters. With leading professional innovative capabilities, we are adept at creatively designing transaction structures as well as details. Over the last three decades, our expertise has helped set the agenda for change through precedents involving many of the country's "firsts".  

Client oriented service philosophy: over the past three decades, with profound legal knowledge, extensive practice experience, high professional dedication and strong professional ethics sense, we have demonstrated and proved our values and won trust from domestic and foreign clients. In the future, we will continue to help domestic and foreign clients get enduring and long-term success via our unique advantages.

“What is most impressive about their services is the commitment of their partners in charge”, a customer reported and explained, “they are highly qualified and popular legal professionals full of expertise, qualifications and hands-on experience.” —— Chambers and Partners Asia Pacific


  • Asset finance
  • Banking
  • Capital markets: Debt
  • Capital markets: Derivatives
  • Capital markets: Equity
  • (Collateralized Debt Obligation)Competition
  • Covered bonds
  • Financial restructuring
  • Financial services regulatory
  • Hedge funds
  • Investment funds
  • M&A
  • Private equity 
  • Private equity funds 
  • Project bonds 
  • Project development
  • Project finance 
  • Real estate finance
  • Real estate funds
  • Restructuring and insolvency
  • Securitisation 
  • Structured finance/securitisation
  • Trade finance

Telecom, Media & Technology, Private Equity & Investment Funds, Corporate / M&A, Real Estate & Construction, Capital Market 
Partner: Cheng Li 

Recent transactional highlights:

  • Advising FINELANDSERVICE (9978.HK) on its transfer of listing from Growth Enterprise Market to the Main Board of Hong Kong Exchanges
  • Advising MGI Tech Co., Ltd. on over USD 1 billion Series-B funding
  • Advising Lvgem (China) Real Estate Investment Company Limited on its wholly owned subsidiary’s issuance of US$450 million senior notes
  • Advising DUO.US on Initial Public Offering and Listing on NASDAQ
  • Advising Suning e-buy Group Co., Ltd on the acquisition of Carrefour China Holdings N.V.

  • Accounting
  • Agriculture
  • Automotive
  • Aviation
  • Banking
  • Construction and materials
  • Consumer goods and services
  • Energy 
  • Financial services 
  • Fisheries and aquaculture
  • Food and beverage
  • Forestry 
  • Gaming 
  • Government and public policy
  • Healthcare 
  • Industrials 
  • Insurance 
  • Investment management
  • Media 
  • Mining
  • Natural resources 
  • Oil and gas 
  • Pharma and life sciences
  • Real estate 
  • Shipping 
  • Social infrastructure 
  • Tech and telecoms 
  • Tourism 
  • Transport 
  • Utilities

Beijing office
15 & 20/F Tower 1, China Central Place, No.81 Jianguo Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, 100025, China
T: 86-10-6584-6688
F: 86-10-6584-6666

Shanghai office
35 & 36/F Shanghai One ICC, No.999 Middle Huai Hai Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai, 200031, China
T: 86-21-2310-8288
F: 86-21-2310-8299

Chengdu office 
37/F Building 11, Tianfu International Finance Center, 966 Tianfu Avenue North Section, High-tech Zone, Chengdu, 610041 China
T: 86-28-8605-9898
F: 86-28-8313-5533