Jurisdiction - China
China – Stephenson Harwood Opens Beijing Office.

3 May, 2013


International law firm Stephenson Harwood opened their Beijing Office this month, their fourth office in China.
Commenting on the office opening, Voon Keat LAI, managing partner of Stephenson Harwood in Greater China, said: "The aim of the new office is to be geographically closer to clients in the northern part of China and to support them in their business objectives. Beijing is China's financial and administrative centre and it is important for a firm such as ours to have a presence on the ground."
James Zhang, will be the legal director of the Beijing office.James joined Stephenson Harwood from one of the Top 10 Chinese law firms in Beijing. Prior to that, he had helped a US law firm to establish its corporate practice in Beijing. James acquired extensive international transaction experience when he worked respectively with Baker & McKenzie and Herbert Smith as senior associate and associate in their Hong Kong offices. He is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia, US.



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Sophie Ji, Stephenson Harwood
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