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Eversheds Sutherland in China

Opportunity and risk are at the heart of doing business in China. The key to success is understanding how to achieve your commercial objectives in this complex legal, cultural and linguistic environment. As China continues to develop rapidly, you need advisers who understand your business and who can help you to navigate the cultural intricacies and common pitfalls of doing business in China.

How we can help you

We have lawyers with an abundant wealth of on the ground experience in China. Our team has the technical competence to deliver top quality advice coupled with the commerciality to come up with innovative strategies in order to help you to navigate obstacles in this complex regulatory environment. We are proud of our ability to deliver advice to our clients in the most practical, commercially sensible and cost effective manner. Our team speak the local languages and understand the important influence a sensitive understanding of local culture can have.

Lawyers in our Beijing and Shanghai offices work together with our colleagues based in Hong Kong, offering one integrated “China team” to support client needs and transactions. We also draw upon our strong international network to provide you with commercially focused advice from our specialists across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Given that we service clients from a wide range of sectors, our China practitioners specialise in specific sectors and form part of our international sector groups, keeping us up to date with global sector knowledge to meet the needs of our international clients. With Eversheds Sutherland you get the best of both worlds in terms of our vast international network and a strategically located specialist China team.

We can add value not only in relation to pre-empting or resolving complex practical and legal issues but also by offering innovative fee structures to match your budgetary requirements. We employ an efficient case management system to ensure consistent service across all of our jurisdictions. Given that we share a responsibility for managing the costs incurred when working with you, we use our innovative and award winning tools such as Dealtrack to help us to keep you up to date on fees and manage your expectations.