YuandaWinston enjoys a stellar reputation in the government and regulatory space, particularly known for anti-corruption and compliance expertise. Based in Shanghai, the team consistently demonstrates a remarkable track record of acting on complex corporate investigations and shaping internal compliance procedures. It is a go-to firm for various multinational corporations and large Chinese enterprises for high-stake enforcement cases. Apart from regulatory disputes, the firm is also active in general commercial and IP matters.
Key figures include John Huang and Leon Liu who are often sought for high-profile investigations work including FCPA investigations. James Jiang is another partner to note.
In one IP case highlight, the firm represented a well-known American baby products company in an administrative lawsuit in the first instance before the Beijing Intellectual Property Court and successfully retrieved the client’s registered trademark.
The firm hired two new IP partners in 2021, including Jieyun Cai joining from Fangda Partners, and Lynn Cheng, who joined from Unitalen Attorneys at Law. Partner Wendy Wu left firm and joined Baker McKenzie FenXun in March 2021.
Yuanda China Law Firm has a strategic alliance with Winston & Strawn to provide comprehensive services to Chinese and global entities including litigation and transactional matters as well as risk management and compliance support.