Leaf Law Firm


Unit 215, 664 Xinhua Road,
Changning district,
200052 Shanghai,

+86 62337226

Key contacts:

Managing Partner: Bruno Grangier
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Partner: Jean-Philippe Engel
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Quick facts:

Number of lawyers: 12
Network memberships: i-legalteam, CCIFC, EUCCC, Swiss Cham, Bencham, EO, French Founders, French Tech
Languages : French, English, Chinese

Leaf is a corporate law firm specialized in operations in China, especially in M&A, Private Equity, Corporate, Data protection & cybersecurity, Distribution, Compliance and Intellectual property.

Our partners have worked with leading international law firms in Europe and in Asia. Our team includes talented Chinese and international corporate lawyers. We work as a bi-cultural team to provide efficient solutions that navigate complex legal environments around the world. 

Leaf has been recognized one of the leading foreign firm in China thanks to its high achievements in M&A and Private Equity deals. 

Leaf setup a strong partnership with TekID a digital risks intelligence company specialized in cyber security.

Leaf’s experience allows its team to fully understand the legal implications of doing business in China. It is in a position to help evaluate risk level and propose pragmatic solutions

  • Corporate & M&A
  • Private equity
  • Private equity funds
  • Investment funds
  • Restructuring and insolvency

Mergers & Acquisitions:
Bruno Grangier

Jean-Philippe Engel

Peggy Wu

Recent transactional highlights:
Assisted GL Events, a French listed company, for the acquisition of major exhibitions in China related to the construction market;
Assisted GL events in their Chinese transactions in collaboration with the team of GL events for the legal due diligence, structuring, negotiations and drafting of transactional documentation.

Private equity:
Bruno Grangier

Jean-Philippe Engel

Gregory Louvel

Recent transactional highlights:
Assisted KaiOS Technologies, maker of the leading mobile operating system for smart feature phones KaiOS, on its 45 million EUR fundraising.

  • Automotive
  • Aviation
  • Construction and materials
  • Consumer goods and services
  • Energy
  • Food and beverage
  • Gaming
  • Healthcare
  • Industrials
  • Insurance
  • Investment management
  • Media
  • Mining
  • Oil and gas
  • Pharm and life sciences
  • Tech and telecoms
  • Tourism
  • Transport

Paris office
Partner: Charlotte Mantoux
31 rue La Boétie, 75008 Paris, France
T : +33 6 75 35 42 18
E : c.mantoux@leaf-legal.com
W : www.leaf-legal.com