Last Updated: 15 July 2019
has a long and distinguished history of supporting our clients wherever they do business, from major financial centres to emerging and growth markets. The firm is a market leader in investment funds, representing many of the world’s leading investors, sponsors and major financial institutions, as ... well as emerging growth companies, governments and state-owned enterprises, often working on ground-breaking, precedent-setting matters. Shearman & Sterling has over 850 lawyers around the world, nearly half of whom practise outside the United States, speaking more than 60 languages and practising US, English, French, German, Italian, Hong Kong, OHADA and Saudi law. The full-service Investment Funds team is led by lawyers based in Hong Kong, Beijing, London, New York and Tokyo, with support from the firm's global network of offices, advising clients across the full spectrum of investment funds, including private equity, hedge, real estate, growth and venture capital, credit and special situations, registered mutual (both open-end and closed-end) and UCITS funds. In addition to a deep bench and broad coverage across strategies, the firm has expertise in launching complex policy funds, leading sovereign wealth fund investments and providing advice to ambitious, growing PRC and Hong Kong-based asset managers, as well as advising on funds in other parts of Asia, including Japan, India and Singapore.
is a Hong Kong corporate and commercial law practice established with the philosophy of a boutique law firm, focusing on investment funds, asset management and financial services, securities and regulatory, tax and trusts. The firm’s lawyers have in-depth Hong Kong and international legal practice ... experience, combined with deep and broad knowledge of China and regional markets. The asset management practice serves local and international clients establishing or operating asset management platforms in Hong Kong, as well as on fund formation and fund offerings. Its lawyers are experienced in advising on navigating the business, legal and regulatory environment in Hong Kong for asset management. With extensive China knowledge, Vivien Teu & Co LLP is a go-to firm for offering seamless Hong Kong law support on cross-border Mainland China and Hong Kong matters relating to asset management, investment funds, cross-border securities and investments, China market entry strategies, joint ventures and acquisitions. The firm also offers tax capability as an integrated part of its practice.