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Hong Kong

Latham’s Hong Kong office, which opened in 1994, is led by some of Asia’s most experienced lawyers who advise clients doing business in Hong Kong and Mainland China. Latham is one of the global elite firms able to provide substantive US, Hong Kong and UK law advice. Clients benefit from this combined platform of high-level legal expertise as they develop their business through both inbound and outbound investment activities.

Lawyers in Latham’s Hong Kong office focus on a range of practice areas, including: 

Shanghai

Latham’s Shanghai office, which opened its doors in 2005, represents US, European and Asian companies conducting business in China and throughout the Asia Pacific region, as well as Chinese companies in their international direct investment activities and capital markets transactions. Latham’s Shanghai office focuses on a range of practice areas, including:

Latham’s Shanghai office offers clients the advantages of global breadth and familiarity working in the region, combined with US-trained lawyers who have significant experience handling many of Asia's most challenging and high-profile transactions. The Shanghai team includes lawyers who are fluent in Mandarin and who have received both US and PRC legal education and training.

Beijing

Latham's Beijing office, which opened its doors in January 2010, is the most recent addition to the firm’s Greater China Practice. Lawyers in the Beijing office represent Chinese companies in cross-border mergers and acquisitions, private equity, capital markets transactions and other complex financing transactions. The team also advises US, European and Asian companies conducting business in China and throughout the Asia-Pacific region.