18 APAC / 2018 Legal Awards , LG180031 Best International Trade Law Firm - Greater China & Most Trusted Cross-Border M&A Specialist - Greater China Company: Li & Partners (Shenzhen) Contact: LP Address: 10/F, Hantang Building, OCT, Nanshan District, Shenzhen, Guangdong, PRC, 518053 Phone: (86 755) 8238 0288 Web Address: www.li-partners.com.cn With a wealth of expertise, Li & Partners (Shenzhen) supports its valued clients with a range of services including but not limited to capital market, corporate finance, dispute resolution, M&A services and real estate and minerals support. The firm is named after Mr. Li Weibin, the founding and managing partner of Li & Partners. Mr. Li was the first PRC lawyer to obtain both the Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Hong Kong and the Hong Kong Practicing Certificate since 1949, and he was also the first PRC lawyer establishing law firm in Hong Kong. Furthermore, Mr. Li was also the first lawyer who is qualified to practice law in Li & Partners (Shenzhen) is the Shenzhen branch established by Beijing Li & Partners Law Firm supporting clients across an array of practice areas. As part of our overview of a selection of this years’ winners from the APAC Legal Awards, we profiled the firm and shared an insight into how it came to achieve the formidable reputation for excellence that it enjoys today. the PRC (Mainland), Hong Kong, England and Wales as well as New York State at the same time. As such, his vast expertise allows him to drive the firm to success and support their valued clients with a range of legal issues, alongside his dedicated team of staff. Many of the firm’s lawyers graduated from well-known domestic or overseas colleges with formal and professional legal training and have accumulated rich experience in legal practice. Specifically, there are a number of lawyers with qualifications and experiences to practice law in different jurisdiction. The firm’s legal professional team has the distinctive ability to handle large scale, complicated and cross- border transactions. Ultimately, combining its core strengths and professional characteristics, Li & Partners is able to provide its clients with quality legal services. Over the years, the firm has obtained wide acclaim from clients with its quality, efficiency and professionalism. Li & Partners have made remarkable achievements in the areas of IPO, merger and acquisition, banking and finance, and litigation, etc. Now, the firm has developed into one of the largest comprehensive PRC law firm. Upon globalization and Chinese enterprises’ strategy of expanding overseas, Li & Partners is committed to providing clients with unique and professional cross border legal services that will meet their ever-evolving needs over the years ahead.