Corporate Finance and Securities Laws
We have an extensive capital markets and securities practice. We regularly represent U.S. and non-U.S. issuers in connection with U.S. offerings of securities including stock exchange listings. We routinely handle equity, debt and hybrid securities offerings and the full range of registered public offerings, Rule 144A offerings, Regulation S offerings and private placements. A significant part of our practice involves representing non-U.S. issuers in cross-border securities offerings. In recent years, we have handled several registered equity offerings of considerable size by a number of Chinese issuers. Our value is further boosted by our extensive network with investment banks, giving us a familiarity with cutting-edge capital markets structures and new financial products, and keeping us updated with the staffs of the SEC, the FINRA, the NYSE and NASDAQ.
Starting from its establishment, our Litigation Practice Group has been involved in a large number of high-stakes litigation, handling complex and threatening cases. These cases require innovative litigation strategies and in many cases, creative solutions. We handle high-stakes disputes on all levels from state/federal trials and appeals to domestic/international arbitration, alternative dispute resolution proceedings, and administrative tribunals in a vast number of governmental agencies. We provide our clients with our focused and cost-effective representation cases. We are capable to handle intensive document processing and management needs of difficult disputes. We have invested continuously in both technology and personnel, creating a Litigation Support Department that includes technology professionals and lawyers. This enables us to effectively manage the technology needs of major litigation cases in-house.
Real Estates and IP Rights
We have the commitment, resources and expertise to help with our clients' real estate deals. With a recognized ability to deliver complex deals, we handle the entire property project from the initial acquisition, development, leasing, joint venturing and financing through to the final exit. We handled real estate transactions involving major enterprises and our practice areas include real estate investment, property development, hotels and leisure, planning and zoning land use, real estate finance, real estate funds, real estate investment trusts.
Our intellectual property team offers clients a full range of legal services relating to the acquisition, enforcement and commercial exploitation of intellectual property assets, including litigation; counseling; technology transfer, outsourcing and licensing agreements, and other transaction-related services; patent and technology portfolio strategy analysis; patent prosecution; and trademark and copyright registration. Our attorneys are active in numerous intellectual property associations and committees, and write frequently on cutting-edge topics. We have cooperative relationship with top Chinese intellectual property agencies so that we are able to help our clients with their IP legal needs in China.
We have years of experiences advising oversea investors and multinational corporate executives on their applications for the US permanent residency through EB-5 and EB-1C Immigrant Visa programs. We assisted clients to conduct due diligence and issue legal opinion on the merits and risks of various regional centers. We assist the multinational corporate clients with the petitions and applications to transfer their highly talented executives to the US to manage and oversee the operations of their US branches.