East & Concord expands by establishing Chengdu branch
East & Concord has recently set up a new office in Chengdu City, Sichuan Province, which becomes its fifth domestic branch.
According to a press release by East & Concord, the Chengdu branch will focus on areas including corporate, capital market and securities, dispute resolution, banking and finance, intellectual property, culture, sports, media, infrastructure and project financing, internet technology, bankruptcy and restructuring, government affairs. Furthermore, the Chengdu branch also aims at improving its foreign legal services.
Currently East & Concord’s Chengdu branch has eight partners, among whom Gao Jinlin leads the team. According to their press release, the Chengdu branch will now actively recruit to build a team of 80 lawyers with 20 partners and associates.
Li Dajin, the director of East & Concord says: “The establishment of a branch office in West China is one of the strategic development plans of East & Concord. To achieve sustainable development, the law firm has decided that our legal services should radiate to the whole country.”
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