East & Concord Partners is headquartered in Beijing and has offices in Shanghai, Shenzhen, Wuhan, Hangzhou, Chengdu, Nanjing and Xi’an. The firm has over 500 legal professionals. The firm’s working languages include Chinese, English and Japanese. East & Concord is committed to providing professional legal assistance to clients and with nearly 30 years of experience has gained a leading position and earned clients’ trust and recognition and has been frequently recommended and reported by well-known international legal media such as Chambers, The Legal 500 and IFLR1000 in the following practice areas: Corporate and M&A, Securities and Capital Markets, Dispute Resolution, Criminal Defense and Corporate Investigations, Banking and Finance, Financial Lease and Commercial Factoring, Anti-dumping and Countervailing, Antitrust and Competition, Intellectual Property, Private Equity and Industrial Funds, Entertainment and Sports, Infrastructure and Project Financing, Real Estate and Construction, Energy and Natural Resources, Network Security and Data Protection, Labour Law, Healthcare, Bankruptcy and Restructuring, Government Law & Policy, Corporate Compliance, Family and Wealth Management, Maritime Affairs, Japan Practice.
Grandall is a leading full-service corporate and commercial law firm in China. It currently has 34 offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Hangzhou, Guangzhou, Kunming, Tianjin, Chengdu, Ningbo, Fuzhou, Xi'an, Nanjing, Nanning, Jinan, Chongqing, Suzhou, Changsha, Taiyuan, Wuhan, Guiyang, Urumqi, Zhengzhou, Shijiazhuang, Hefei, Hainan, Qingdao, Nanchang, Dalian, Hong Kong, Paris, Madrid, Silicon Valley, Stockholm and New York.
Grandall has a total combined workforce of more than 4,000 people, including PRC licensed attorneys, foreign counsels, paralegals, secretaries, administrative and support staff. Many of our legal experts and professionals are recognized as top practitioners in their respective fields of specialization, and our foreign counsel “bridge the gap” between the East and West.
Kejie Associates is a transactional law firm with global network, which specializes in advising domestic and international leading companies, financial institutions and governments on their most challenging transactions. We work as a single united team with member firms of Kejie Associates Network to provide cross-jurisdictional legal service for Chinese enterprises on its outbound investments, mergers and acquisitions and other matters around the world.
We have a thriving commercial law practice focused on the area of mergers and acquisitions, private financing, private equity and venture capital, investment fund, securities issuance and capital markets, corporate and foreign direct investment and financial regulations.
Our experience in the fields of mergers and acquisitions, strategic investments, corporate and securities law, and corporate governance means that we regularly handle some of the most complex, demanding and challenging transactions in the People's Republic of China. We counsel both public and private acquirers and targets. We also have extensive experience in counseling boards of directors and senior management in the most sensitive situations.
We approach our clients' legal issues always within the larger framework of their strategic, commercial and financial goals. We focus on matters that require the attention, extensive experience, expertise and the reputation of our partners. In order to provide this partner-intensive service, we generally do not handle routine matters, we limit the number and type of matters we do undertake.
Kejie Associates Network
Against the backdrop of the Belt and Road Initiative and the rapid internationalization of the Renminbi, Kejie Associates initiated a global legal service network named as Kejie Associates Network in September, 2015. Kejie Associates Network aims at providing cross-jurisdictional legal services to Chinese enterprises with ambitious global strategies.
Kejie Associates Network consists of 53 independent law firms with 61 offices in 53 countries across the five continents.
Commerce & Finance Law Offices (“Tongshang”) is one of the first truly private partnership and of the best commercial law firms in China. Founded in 1992, Tongshang has steadily built up its well-recognized practice and reputation in Capital Markets, Corporate/M&A, Private Equity, Dispute Resolution, Banking & Finance, New Economy (TMT, Healthcare and Education), Competition & Antitrust, Investment Fund, Restructuring & Insolvency, Regulatory, Labour and Employment, Wealth Management, Real Estate & Construction and Intellectual Property. Tongshang dedicated to providing advice and expertise at the highest levels. While most firms provide legal advice, Tongshang delivers business solutions.