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For over 30 years, we have worked with China's companies to build, expand and protect their businesses and operations around the world, and advised international companies investing and operating in China.

Today, we advise on the most complex transactions, projects and disputes, helping clients at home and abroad.

We are one of a small number of international law firms that provides fully integrated business advice in China for international clients, with access to PRC law advice available through Herbert Smith Freehills Kewei Joint Operation in Shanghai.

Our deep understanding of Chinese business and corporate culture is complemented by access to the firm's Asia and global network, supporting Chinese clients no matter where in the world their business ambitions lie.

We offer expertise across industries, with particular strengths in energy and resources, infrastructure, telecommunications, media and technology, financial services, manufacturing and consumer goods.

Herbert Smith Freehills is also the only law firm to offer Alternative Legal Services in China, allowing clients to benefit from cost-efficient and bilingual managed legal services.

Our practice in Mainland China comprises Herbert Smith Freehills LLP representative offices in Beijing and Shanghai and provides access to PRC legal advice through Herbert Smith Freehills Kewei (FTZ) Joint Operation in Shanghai.


Herbert Smith Freehills LLP Beijing Representative Office
28th Floor Office Tower
Beijing Yintai Centre
2 Jianguomenwai Avenue
Chaoyang District
Beijing 100022

Phone +86 10 6535 5000
Fax +86 10 6535 5055

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Herbert Smith Freehills LLP Shanghai Representative Office
38th Floor, Bund Center
222 Yan An Road East
Shanghai 200002


Phone +86 21 2322 2000
Fax +86 21 2322 2322

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12 October 2020

Herbert Smith Freehills advises Sinopec on disposal of pipeline assets to PipeChina / 史密夫斐尔为中国石化向国家管网集团出售油气管网资产提供法律服务

12 October 2020

Herbert Smith Freehills advises China’s Great Wall Gas on HK$539 million strategic acquisition of Binhai Investment / 史密夫斐尔为长城燃气5.39亿港元战略收购滨海投资股份提供法律服务

05 October 2020

Herbert Smith Freehills advises Amcor on second strategic transaction in 10 months

21 September 2020

Herbert Smith Freehills advises CRBC on the development agreement for Rashakai SEZ in Pakistan / 史密夫斐尔律师事务所为中国路桥在巴基斯坦的拉沙卡伊特别经济区项目开发协议提供法律服务