Merits & Tree Law Offices was established in 2006 under the name of Beijing Hawkhigh Law Offices, and was renamed as“Merits & Tree Law Offices” in 2017. Merits & Tree aims to be a law firm that is characterized as “honorable, professional, cooperative, enterprising and friendly”, a law firm that reacts to the evolving and innovating market’s demand for an innovative legal service provider, and provides “professional, full-range and one-stop” legal solutions to meet the increasingly complex and highly creative business requirements of enterprises and entrepreneurs.
Merits & Tree implements an “integrated” management and operation system. It enables us to gather the most professional strength of the firm to provide legal services at each of “investment(issue-end)”, “transaction(asset-end)” and “exit(dispute-end)” stages along the industry chain to our domestic and foreign clients in corporates, finance and capital markets.With the emphasis on legal professional ability, our associates pay attention to the in-depth research on the industry frontier and ecology, combine the professional legal knowledge and skills with excellent business thinking and judgment, and devote to providing professional and forward-looking and innovative high-quality legal services for clients, with the aim to become an innovative and reliable legal service brand in the market.
Dispute resolution practice of Merits & Tree focuses on commercial clients and covers a wide range of disputes arising from financial management, public capital markets, investment and financing, M&A, real estate, construction projects, bankruptcy restructuring and other types of corporate routine business. In recent years, there have been many cases in the area of securities and capital markets, Merits & Tree has conducted several rounds of seminars and published relative articles, actively developing its securities misrepresentation disputes business and has established an initial advantage in this area.
With the advantages of the corporate management system of Merits &Tree, an integrated operation mechanism of professional division of work and close cooperation has been established between the litigation and non-litigation practice areas, which can quickly aggregate and effectively utilize the knowledge and resources of lawyers in each department, and the experience of litigation projects can reverse and optimize the terms of transaction documents in the non-litigation area, while the rich knowledge accumulated in the non-litigation area also provides the strongest support for the litigation area.
Founded in December 2019 as a boutique firm specializing in dispute resolution, Tiger Partners is one of the most innovative and inclusive law firms in the PRC. Our lawyers graduated from prestigious law schools, and are highly experienced in handling legal proceedings at all levels of the courts and major arbitration institutions.
Securing victory for our clients has always been the goal at Tiger Partners. Each of our cases is led by partners who are heavily involved and will personally attend hearings. We believe every case should be our handiwork, so we value quality over quantity. We also believe in the importance of reputation and the sustainability of our service, so we pursue excellence in every case.
Grandall is a leading full-service corporate and commercial law firm in China. It currently has 35 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, Yinchuan, Hong Kong, Paris, Madrid, Silicon Valley, Stockholm and New York.
Highlights services in dispute resolution practice area include the first lawsuit in China supported by securities-related organization, the first case in China involving negotiation for ecological environmental damages, iPad trademark dispute between Apple, Inc. and Proview Technology Shenzhen Company, responding to a trademark objection of Volvo in U.S. on behalf of a Chinese company, a lawsuit brought by Tencent for trademark infringement (which set a record for ordered compensation for infringement on online game trademarks, and for ordered compensation for trademark infringement during keyword searching), etc.
Commerce & Finance Law Offices (Beijing) (hereinafter referred to as “Tongshang Beijing office”) was officially established in Beijing on May 16, 1992 with the approval of the Department of Justice of Beijing City, and has a group of 438 employees, including 305 partners、lawyers and paralegals, and 51 administrators. The lawyers in Beijing are young and middle-aged lawyers with rich experience. With several years or even more than 10 years experiences in the fields of finance, company, investment, securities, real estate, education, etc. , all the lawyers graduated from the first-class universities in the country, and most of them have obtained master’s degree or above in law school.
Tongshang Beijing office Beijing office is one of the first truly private partnership and of the best commercial law firms in China. Founded in 1992, Tongshang Beijing office 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, Labor and Employment, Wealth Management, Real Estate & Construction and Intellectual Property. We dedicated to providing advice and expertise at the highest levels. While most firms provide legal advice, Tongshang Beijing office delivers business solutions. Tongshang Beijing office focuses on solving our clients’ most demanding and important problems and provides one-stop solutions and strive to provide clients with pragmatic and cost-effective legal solutions that meet their best interests. Inside the firm, our talented and entrepreneurial lawyers work together on a task-force basis on all of our clients’ matters, bringing to bear the requisite mix of people and expertise across practice areas.
Tongshang is one of the eight “Red Circle Offices” (top law offices) in China，Who has a strong practice in the listing practice area. For instance, it is one of the first batch of law offices engaged in overseas capital market business in China. Tongshang Beijing office is the first firm to provide legal services in the capital market field; it first creates the VIE structure and has participated in a large number of significant transactions with milestone significance. Tongshang Beijing office have participated in many landmark state-owned enterprise reorganization and IPO projects that involved legal issues of national significance while also being recognized as a market leader in field of “red-chip” IPO projects. Tongshang Beijing office is one of the most frequently appointed legal advisers in overseas stock market IPO projects, either as the issuer’s or the underwriters’ PRC legal counsel. It is one of the law offices in Mainland China involved in the most overseas listing projects of Chinese enterprises.
Tongshang Beijing office has a compact group of practitioners well reputed for providing legal advice and business solutions, with especially notable experience of the former. Tongshang Beijing office aiming at not only providing our clients first class international legal services, but also providing important contributions to the equity/debt financing of Chinese enterprises in both domestic and foreign legal area.