Companies whose primary interests include insurance, investment and banking transactions in the People’s Republic of China (PRC) face an increasingly complex regulatory structure and growing scrutiny by national and local government authorities. MWE China Law Offices’ Banking, Finance and Insurance practice represents a diverse set of clients, providing unmatched legal skill and quality service to help companies and individuals navigate this challenging landscape.
Our lawyers have extensive experience representing international insurance companies, commercial banks, institutional investors, investment banks, investment funds, hedge funds, corporate and special purpose borrowers, and financial institutions in syndicated loan transactions, regulatory and compliance matters, as well as in new product development. Our finance team also works closely with lawyers in other practice areas to provide seamless and timely advice to our transactional clients.
Sophisticated, complex transactions require coordinated solutions. We offer integrated services in tax, labor and employee benefits, intellectual property, real estate, environmental, mergers and acquisitions, and private equity. We counsel clients on business, tax and regulatory issues raised by financial products developed, used or traded for investment, risk management, hedging and arbitrage activities, including dispute-related defense and litigation when needed.
In addition, our practice group includes professionals skilled in derivatives trading, tax, regulatory and legislative matters. We work with a number of clients active in the financial and commodity derivatives markets. Our lawyers offer counsel on structured finance and related issues, providing dealer and end-user tax and regulatory advice, transactional work and controversy resolution. We have substantial experience in various collateralized obligations and securitizations, as well as in other bond, equity and financing programs.