Grandall Law Firm is a leading Chinese law firm, providing business-focused legal advice to China’s and the world’s largest companies. Grandall Law Firm was established in 1998 as a result of a merger between 3 prominent Chinese law firms, namely Michael Zhang & Associates (Beijing), WanGuo Law Firm (Shanghai), and TangRen Law Firm (Shenzhen). The Firm services businesses throughout China and internationally, including China’s largest SOEs, Fortune 500s, start-ups, and a wide range of privately held companies, and governmental agencies. Built from a tradition of excellence, the firm remains a market leader today.
Grandall advises on the following practice areas:
- Aviation, Shipping & Maritime
- Banking & Finance
- Capital Markets & Securities
- Corporate, M&A & Restructuring
- Dispute Resolution, Arbitration & Litigation
- Employment & Labour
- Intellectual Property
- International Trade
- Private Equity
- Real Estate & Construction
- Tax & Trusts
The firm has developed expertise in a number of industries, including:
- Advertising & Marketing
- Agriculture, Forestry
- Information, Computer & Software
- Oil & Gas
- Resorts, Lodging & Leisure
- Real Estate and Construction Projects
- Culture, Sports & Entertainment
Grandall has grown to an impressive 100+ partners, 600+ legal attorneys, trademark/patent attorneys and various other legal professionals over the past decade. Strategically located around China to provide nationwide services, the Firm has established offices in 10 major cities, including Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Hangzhou, Guangzhou, Kunming, Tianjin, Chengdu, Ningbo and Fuzhou, as well as a branch office in Hong Kong. In addition, along with the firm’s vision to be a global player in the legal services industry, Grandall was among the first firms to open a branch office in Hong Kong. In the meantime, Grandall has always been (and continue to be) exploring closer working relationships with other prominent law firms across the globe, particularly USA, Latin America, Europe, India, Russia, South-East Asia, Middle-East, African nations, Australia and the Oceania.
With our track record of deals and representation, Grandall continues to be a leading Chinese legal service provider, recognized by, among others, the Ministry of Justice; “Outstanding Law Firm” and “Top Ten Law Firms” by the All China Lawyers’ Association and other local Bar Associations and judicial Authorities. Many of our partners are recognized as leaders in their respective fields of practice by such accreditation bodies such as Legal 500, Chambers & Partners, Asia Law & Practice and Asian Legal Business, and other related organizations.
A majority of the partners of Grandall hold doctorate or master’s degrees in law, economics and finance from prestigious law schools and universities within China and abroad. Many of them are renowned scholars and experts in their respective field of practice.