Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher’s Hong Kong office provides an extensive range of U.S., Hong Kong and English legal advice to global and Asia-based clients. We offer our clients all the advantages of deep local expertise combined with the strengths of a global firm. Our lawyers handle some of the most challenging and complex transactions and regulatory matters across Asia.
Gibson Dunn’s Hong Kong office opened in 2010, expanding our existing Asian presence and our international platform and allowing us to serve clients wherever they need us. Lawyers in the office have lived and worked in the region for many years and possess an in-depth understanding of Hong Kong’s legal and business culture. The Hong Kong team works closely with our Beijing and Singapore offices to provide complete and seamless legal services throughout Asia.
Gibson Dunn’s Hong Kong office guides clients through a diverse range of complex corporate transactions, including foreign investment in China, and cross-border mergers and acquisitions for global financial institutions as well as Asia-headquartered and international companies. We also advise on transactions relating to private equity, investment funds, public company takeovers and privatizations, capital markets, joint ventures and international corporate finance. The Hong Kong team additionally has broad familiarity with energy and infrastructure projects, banking and finance (including project finance), real estate development and distressed asset transactions.
Our office in Hong Kong leads Gibson Dunn’s investigation and regulatory compliance practice for Asia. We have deep expertise with anti-corruption, competition, anti-money laundering and trade sanctions matters across the region, including in Australia, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Singapore, Macau, Malaysia, Myanmar, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam. Our Asia investigations team regularly conducts matters in Mandarin and Cantonese Chinese, Hindi and Korean. We routinely provide proactive compliance counseling and guidance, including risk assessments, due diligence reviews, and program and policy development.
Gibson Dunn is recognized as one of the world’s premier litigation firms. We regularly represent Asian and global clients in court actions, arbitrations and other forums in connection with their most significant matters.