Mergers & Acquisitions

Practice Areas

Mergers & Acquisitions

Ranked Band 1 in Corporate and M&A for consecutive years (Chambers Asia Pacific)

Corporate M&A is one of Zhong Lun’s core practice areas. Zhong Lun has been widely recognized as a market leader in this area. Since Chambers Asia Pacific released its first ranking for Chinese law firms in 2007, each year numerous Zhong Lun lawyers have been ranked as leading lawyers in this area including “Band 1” lawyers. In the recent years, Zhong Lun has represented many reputable multinational clients and listed companies clients both domestic and international in a large number of well-known and complex transactions, including reorganization, M&A, cross-border transaction, and outbound investment. In these successful transactions, Zhong Lun lawyers have demonstrated their core strength of providing integrated service and advice by using the resources of different expertise and experience within the firm, and have impressed the clients with their insightful understanding of Chinese laws and regulatory environment, rich knowledge of tax, finance and business, as well deep understanding of client’s need and abilities to always craft solutions.  

Scope of Services

  • Advice on market entry of industry sectors
  • Advice on transaction structures, tax planning and issues in relation to transactions
  • Conducting legal due diligence
  • Drafting and negotiation of transaction documents
  • Advice on regulatory approvals
  • Issuing legal opinions as required by clients or regulators
  • Advice on pre-closing, transitional stage, and post-closing integration
  • Advice on anti-trust filings