China Outbound

    March 2014

    Squire Sanders is one of the world’s strongest integrated legal practices with more than 1,300 lawyers in 39 offices across 19 countries. Widely acknowledged for its international reach and diverse sector expertise it advises a wide variety of business enterprises, financial institutions and governmental entities around the world.


    • Appointed to Inaugural Ministry of Commerce of China Legal Panel for representing the Chinese government on economic and trade agreements, international investment dispute cases, as well as WTO and RTA matters and cross-border dispute resolution.
    • 39 offices, 19 countries, 5 continents.
    • Recently recognised as a top 10 global legal practice by Law 360.
    • One of only 12 firms described as being “truly global” in the AM Law Global 100 rankings 2012.

    China Outbound Practice

    We have significant depth of resource and experience in advising Chinese clients in relation to their outbound transactions. With offices in Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong and additional resources experienced in advising Chinese clients on the outbound transactions across our offices in the wider Asia Pacific region (Perth, Sydney, Singapore and Tokyo) and Europe, the Americas and the Middle East, we are well placed to advise on M&A transactions across all jurisdictions.

    Our Corporate M&A practice has extensive experience in the full range of transactions including domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, strategic alliances, leveraged buyouts, public tenders, takeover offers, divestitures, controlled auctions, management buyout/ins, partnerships and equity investments.