You Might Also Be
Interested In

Shanghai

The Shanghai office offers clients the advantages of global breadth and familiarity working in the region, combined with US-trained lawyers whom have significant experience handling many of Asia's most challenging and high-profile transactions.

Shanghai Skyline

The Shanghai office opened its doors in 2005. Working closely with Asian offices located in Hong Kong, Beijing, SeoulSingapore and Tokyo, the Shanghai office represents US, European and Asian companies conducting business in China and throughout the Asia Pacific region, and Chinese companies in their international direct investment activities, mergers and acquisitions, and capital markets transactions. The Latham team includes several lawyers who are fluent in both written and spoken Mandarin and who have received both US and PRC legal education and training.

Transactional Prowess Across Greater China

Lawyers in the Shanghai office handle transactions including:

With more than a decade of experience representing clients in China, Latham has participated in an extensive range of transactions involving the PRC and the broader Asian region. As counsel to issuers or underwriters, Latham lawyers have been involved in many international equity, debt and equity-linked offerings by issuers in China and across Asia. Latham also represents some of the world's largest private equity funds and multinational corporations in their acquisitions or investments in the PRC and Asia. Lastly, Latham regularly acts as lead counsel for the sponsors or lenders on the region's landmark power, petrochemical, and oil and gas projects.

 
 
Notice: We appreciate your interest in Latham & Watkins. If your inquiry relates to a legal matter and you are not already a current client of the firm, please do not transmit any confidential information to us. Before taking on a representation, we must determine whether we are in a position to assist you and agree on the terms and conditions of engagement with you. Until we have completed such steps, we will not be deemed to have a lawyer-client relationship with you, and will have no duty to keep confidential the information we receive from you. Thank you for your understanding.