Our lawyers in Shanghai represent Fortune Global 500 companies and financial institutions in cross-border transactions in the Greater China region. We also advise Chinese companies and financial institutions on their strategic outbound investments into the U.S., Europe, Latin America, and other global markets.

  • ALB China Employer of Choice

    Asian Legal Business
  • Healthcare, Pharma & Life Sciences Law Firm of the Year

    China Business Law Journal
  • Asia M&A Law Firm of the Year

    The American Lawyer
  • M&A Deal of the Year: North Asia

    The American Lawyer
  • Capital Markets Law Firm of the Year

    China Business Law Journal


  • Represented Binance, a leading cryptocurrency exchange platform, in its acquisition of CoinMarketCap.

  • Represented Fosun Tourism Group in its spin-off from Fosun International and US$428M global offering and IPO on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

  • Representing ARA Asia Dragon Fund II in the disposal of Beijing Jingtong Roosevelt Plaza at a value of RMB2.56B.


  • The lawyers in our

    and practices structure complex cross-border transactions and investments, and have been recognized in the Asian Legal Business M&A Rankings.

  • Our internationally recognized

    practice has been named Law Firm of the Year in Asia by Private Equity Real Estate for four consecutive years.

  • Our

    team includes former government officials and prosecutors that advise clients on complex investigations and handled some of the largest FCPA matters ever resolved.”

  • The firm’s

    team handles high-stakes government investigations, litigation, and corporate compliance, including anti-trust and competition, global trade controls, privacy and data security, securities enforcement, and white collar matters.

  • Our leading

    practice is consistently recognized by China Business Law Journal as Real Estate & REIT Law Firm of the Year.

  • Our

    practice serves fund sponsors, institutional investors, lenders, placement agents, and investment advisers, among others, in all aspects of structuring and documenting new private investment funds.

Paul Hastings LLP is licensed in the People's Republic of China as a foreign law firm permitted to advise clients on certain aspects of their international transactions and operations. Like all foreign law firms operating in China, we are not authorized to practice Chinese law.

43 Fl Jing An Kerry Ctr TwrII
1539 Nanjing West Road
Shanghai, SH
Fax: +86 21 6103 2990

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David S. Wang
Partner, Corporate Department

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Jia Yan
Partner, Corporate Department

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