Corporate Law

Our corporate team provides expert assistance in the following areas:

Private Equity

  • Venture capital/fundraising for innovative companies
  • Growth capital/fundraising to finance growth
  • Transfer of capital/LBOs
  • Turnaround financing/recovery of companies facing financial difficulty

Mergers & Acquisitions and Joint Venture

  • Legal, tax and labor due diligence
  • Merger and acquisition planning
  • Contractual negotiations
  • Preparation/reviewing transactional documents
  • Post-acquisition litigation

General Corporate Law

  • Company formation
  • Implementation of good governance practices
  • Shareholders’ agreements
  • Litigation between shareholders
  • Employee shareholding (including stock-option plans, share grants)
  • Legal secretary functions

International representation

  • Creation of overseas subsidiaries, branches, representative offices

Some legal cases managed by our Corporate team:

  • Advising a leading luxury brand in its expansion and development in China and Hong Kong, assistance in its internal due diligence
  • Conducting a fully-covered legal due diligence for a Sino-French high-profile food and beverages manufacturer and advising on its company restructuring.
  • Assisting a European innovative lights producer in its internal due diligence of its factory in Mainland China, advising on the most salient issues and proposing corrective actions.
  • Assisting a global sporting goods chain store in the fully-covered legal due diligences of two domestic e-commerce companies related to a contemplated acquisition project, including on site due diligence, drafting due diligence reports and discussions with investors.
  • Assisting a European listed company to create a joint venture with a famous China company in Shenzhen to manufacture LED panels, conducting due diligence, negotiating and drafting the joint venture contract and shareholders’ agreement.
  • Assisting a European listed company to acquire a Chinese sports equipment manufacturing company, conducting due diligence, negotiating and drafting the share purchase agreement and the joint venture contract.