Haiwen & Partners (Haiwen) is a leading Chinese law firm founded in 1992 and is one of the first private law firms established in PRC. Currently, Haiwen has 42 partners and over 150 associates and paralegals working at offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Hong Kong.
All partners at Haiwen are graduates from prestigious law schools in China and many of them also have received legal education abroad. Many partners have working experiences at leading international law firms. Haiwen recruits new talent graduates every year from the top law schools in China, United States and United Kingdom.
Since inception, Haiwen has maintained strong capital markets and foreign direct investment practices. Today, Haiwen provides a wide range of services to both domestic and international clients in the areas of securities offerings, foreign direct investments, mergers and acquisitions, private equity banking and financing, intellectual property, real estate, taxation, international arbitration and litigation, etc. Haiwen has been known for its capability and record in assisting clients to handle the most complex and important transactions on the market.
The firm’s professional performance and great dedication to client matters have earned it many market recognitions. The firm has been awarded many times the National Law Firm of the Year or the Best PRC Law Firm of the Year for our overall practice, and the Capital Market PRC Law Firm of the Year, the PRC M&A Team of the Year, the Deal of the Year for our practice in corporate finance area by International Finance Law Review, Chambers and Partners, China Law Practice and Asian Legal Business.