近日,北京高众律师事务所整体并入汇业律师事务所北京办公室。原高众主任王志勇律师担任汇业北京办公室新主任。

汇业成立于1999年,总部位于上海,是一家全国领先的、以商业法律服务见长的综合性律师事务所,在北京、广州、深圳、南京、成都、武汉、西安、青岛、香港、洛杉矶等境内外主要城市共有29个办公机构。汇业团队在公司与并购重组、银行保险、知识产权、劳动与人力资源、破产清算及争议解决等领域具备丰富的行业经验。2020年,汇业入选ALB China最大50所榜单(排名第15位),以及ALB China知识产权业务排名(专利三类、著作商标权三类)。

高众成立于2015年,业务领域主要包括知识产权、法律顾问、涉外代理、诉讼仲裁等。并入汇业后,原高众主任王志勇律师担任汇业高级合伙人、北京办公室主任;原高众张三石律师担任汇业高级合伙人;原高众李国玺律师担任汇业合伙人。

汇业管委会主席杨国胜律师在一份新闻稿中表示:“此次顺利合并,充分体现了双方在人才、文化及理念等方面的融合性,也必将进一步增强汇业在商事争议解决、知识产权、房地产、合规、并购、投融资及重大刑事案件辩护等领域的团队力量和专业实力。”

Hui Ye strengthens Beijing arm by merging boutique firm High Law

Hui Ye Law Firm has merged Beijing High Law Partners into its Beijing office, which appointed Mr. John Wang, previously High Law’s director, as the new office director.

Established in 1999, Shanghai-headquartered Hui Ye is a comprehensive law firm with expertise in commercial legal services. With 29 domestic and foreign branches in major cities including Beijing, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Nanjing, Chengdu, Wuhan, Xi’an, Qingdao, Hong Kong and Los Angeles, Hui Ye’s practice areas include corporate and M&A, banking and insurance, intellectual property, labour and human resources, bankruptcy liquidation and dispute resolution. In 2020, Hui Ye ranked the 15th in ALB China 50 Largest Domestic Firms, and was enrolled in Tier 3 in Patent and Copyright Trademark categories in ALB China IP Ranking.

Established in 2015, High Law is a Beijing-headquartered boutique firm with expertise in IP, foreign representative, litigation and arbitration. Following the merge, Mr. John Wang, previously High Law’s director, became Hui Ye’s senior partner and Beijing office’s director, while Mr. Sanshi Zhang and Mr. David Li, lawyers from High Law, became Hui Ye’s senior partner and partner, respectively.

Mr. Gordon Yang, Head of Hui Ye’s Management Committee, says in a press release: “The merge shows a smooth combination of the two firms regarding talents and culture. It is bound to strengthen Hui Ye’s professional competence in commercial dispute resolution, IP, real estate, compliance, M&A, investment and finance, and major criminal defence.”

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