AllBright Law Offices was founded in 1999 as a full-service law firm committed to providing the highest levels of quality advice to clients.
Based in Shanghai, AllBright has grown, innovated and provided unmatched service throughout a period of continuous economic and political change across China. Our focus on providing excellent advice and support to our clients has led to rapid expansion and we have established offices in Beijing, Hangzhou, Shenzhen, Suzhou, Nanjing, Chengdu, Chongqing, Taiyuan, Qingdao, Xiamen, Tianjin, Jinan, Hefei, Zhengzhou, Fuzhou, Nanchang, Xi’an, Guangzhou, Changchun, Wuhan, Urumqi, Haikou, Changsha, Hong Kong, London, Seattle, Singapore and Tokyo. In addition, as a result of our increased international presence we have also established an association with the Hong Kong law firm Stevenson, Wong & Co. and a strategic partnership with the Bird & Bird LLP.
AllBright has never stopped upgrading and improving its legal professional services and continues to optimize its practice area system. There are eighteen professional committees including Securities and Capital Markets, Banking and Finance, Corporate and M&A, International Trade, Cross-Border Investment, Real Estate and Construction, Intellectual Property, Maritime, Bankruptcy Liquidation and Reorganization, Litigation and Arbitration, Criminal, Tax Law, Marriage and family affairs and Wealth Inheritance, Labour and Social Security, Internet and Information Technology, Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals, Energy, Natural Resources and Environmental Protection, Consumption and retail.
The firm is good at representing major, difficult and complex construction project dispute cases, and has the ability to provide a series of major case agency services for multiple customers at the same time. For example, in 2021, the firm represented 63 cases of seven customers suing a super large real estate enterprise in China, with a total litigation target of ￥5.3 billion.Customers are mainly subsidiaries of central enterprises and state-owned enterprises in the construction industry
Preservation and execution business is one of the characteristics of the office in handling construction engineering cases, which can meet the increasingly urgent needs of customers. In 2021, the firm established the bankruptcy creditor's rights realization center to ensure that the construction enterprise as a creditor can improve the repayment rate of creditor's rights.
The dispute resolution business of East & Concord is in the leading position in the industry. For a long time, we have provided professional, efficient and innovative dispute resolution solutions and services for multinational enterprises, state-owned or private capital enterprises, financial institutions and other domestic and foreign clients, helping clients cope with different challenges under domestic litigation and arbitration, international arbitration and cross-border disputes, and achieving satisfactory results. The dispute resolution team of East & Concord is composed of professionals with different backgrounds. Faced with clients' legal affairs, senior arbitrators and professional lawyers provide clients with solutions from different perspectives, and provide all-round solutions with rich experience accumulated from Chinese law and training received from British and American law degrees.
The dispute resolution team of East & Concord is experienced in handling major, difficult and complex litigation and arbitration cases. Many representative cases undertaken by the dispute resolution team are included into the case base by the Supreme People's court and China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission. The dispute resolution team is not only proficient in litigation and arbitration, but also has a deep understanding of the business practices of various industries. It can accurately grasp the business demands of clients and help clients balance business risks.
Established in 1992, Beijing Zhonglun W&D Law Firm is one of the first partnership law firms approved by the Ministry of Justice. After years of development, it has become a large comprehensive law firm based in China with the goal of establishing its international presence. It is also the first Chinese law firm to open up offices in London and Riyadh. The headquarter of Zhonglun W&D Law Firm is located in Beijing and the firm has opened branch offices in cities in Chinese mainland including Shanghai, Chengdu, Shijiazhuang, Tianjin, Wuhan, Taiyuan, Ji'nan, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Nanjing, Qianhai, Xiamen, Changsha, Changzhou, Chongqing, Shenyang, Hangzhou, Dalian, Zhengzhou, Xi'an, Kunming and Qingdao. Besides its office in Hong Kong, Zhonglun W&D Law Firm has also opened up offices in major cities in Europe and the Middle East including London, Riyadh, Paris, Lyon, Berlin and Hamburg.
Beijing Zhonglun W&D Law Firm employs a large number of highly professional lawyers who are knowledgeable in theory with years of practice under their belts, including more than 2,000 currently licensed lawyers and professional practitioners, capable of providing comprehensive, quality and efficient professional legal services for both domestic and international clients. Our highly qualified team of lawyers and international geographic distribution of offices enable Zhonglun W&D Law Firm to provide top class legal solutions for its clients around the world. We are able to provide multilingual legal services for our clients in Chinese, English, French, Korean, Japanese and Arabic. We service clients in jurisdictions that practice civil law, common law and Sharia law, making us a leading law firm in the country.