Merits & Tree Law Offices


5th Floor, Raffles City Beijing Office Tower
No.1 Dongzhimen South Street
Dongcheng District, 100007


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Partner: Wenliang ZHANG
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Number of partners: 90+
Number of associates: 400+
Languages: Mandarin, English, Cantonese, French, Russian, Japanese, Korean

Merits & Tree Law Offices was established in 2006 under the name of Beijing Hawkhigh Law Offices, and was renamed as“Merits & Tree Law Offices” in 2017. Merits & Tree aims to be a law firm that is characterized as “honorable, professional, cooperative, enterprising and friendly”, a law firm that reacts to the evolving and innovating market’s demand for an innovative legal service provider, and provides “professional, full-range and one-stop” legal solutions to meet the increasingly complex and highly creative business requirements of enterprises and entrepreneurs.

Merits & Tree implements an “integrated” management and operation system. It enables us to gather the most professional strength of the firm to provide legal services at each of “investment(issue-end)”, “transaction(asset-end)” and “exit(dispute-end)” stages along the industry chain to our domestic and foreign clients in corporates, finance and capital markets.With the emphasis on legal professional ability, our associates pay attention to the in-depth research on the industry frontier and ecology, combine the professional legal knowledge and skills with excellent business thinking and judgment, and devote to providing professional and forward-looking and innovative high-quality legal services for clients, with the aim to become an innovative and reliable legal service brand in the market.

Dispute resolution practice of Merits & Tree focuses on commercial clients and covers a wide range of disputes arising from financial management, public capital markets, investment and financing, M&A, real estate, construction projects, bankruptcy restructuring and other types of corporate routine business. In recent years, there have been many cases in the area of securities and capital markets, Merits & Tree has conducted several rounds of seminars and published relative articles, actively developing its securities misrepresentation disputes business and has established an initial advantage in this area.

With the advantages of the corporate management system of Merits &Tree, an integrated operation mechanism of professional division of work and close cooperation has been established between the litigation and non-litigation practice areas, which can quickly aggregate and effectively utilize the knowledge and resources of lawyers in each department, and the experience of litigation projects can reverse and optimize the terms of transaction documents in the non-litigation area, while the rich knowledge accumulated in the non-litigation area also provides the strongest support for the litigation area.

  • Capital markets
  • Civil litigation
  • Commercial and transactions
  • Commercial arbitration
  • Competition/antitrust
  • Corporate governance
  • Financial services regulatory: Contentious
  • Healthcare
  • Intellectual property
  • Labour and employment
  • Litigation
  • Mass Tort
  • Patent contentious
  • Privacy and data protection
  • Product liability and recall
  • Trademark contentious
  • Trusts and estates

Special Assets and Bankruptcy Restructuring
Wenliang ZHANG

  • Wenliang ZHANG's clients include the top five AMC such as Cinda and Huarong, trust companies such as Ping An Trust, Minmetals Trust and Zhongrong Trust and the Trust Industry Protection Fund, banks such as Industrial Bank and Pudong Development Bank, in areas such as banking and finance, real estate, infrastructure, manufacturing, etc.


Dispute Resolution

  • Jiang’s main clients include TERMINUS Group Co., Ltd., Everbright Zhongying Capital,  Kangda New Material (Group) Co., Ltd and etc.

  • Automotive
  • Aviation
  • Banking
  • Construction and materials
  • Consumer goods and services
  • Energy
  • Financial services
  • Gaming
  • Government and public policy
  • Healthcare
  • Industrials
  • Investment management
  • Media
  • Pharma and life sciences
  • Real estate
  • Shipping
  • Tech and telecoms
  • Transport

Shanghai office
Address line 1: Unit 1801, Raffles City Changning Office Tower 1,
Address line 2: No.1133 Changning Road, Changning District,
City, Postcode: Shanghai 200051
Country: China
T: +86-21-52533500
F: +86-21-52533599

Shenzhen office
Address line 1: 9th Floor China Resources Building, No 2666,
Address line 2: Keyuan South Road, Nanshan District,
City, Postcode: Shenzhen, 518052
Country: China
T: +86-755-33257500
F: +86-755-33257555

Wuhan office
Address line 1: 45th Floor, No. 1, Enterprise World, No. 1505,
Address line 2: Zhongshan Avenue, Jiang'an District,
City, Postcode: Wuhan, 430014
Country: China