The primary role of the China Desk is to inform your decision-making and strengthen the execution of your inbound or outbound investments. Mayer Brown is dedicated to partnering with you to achieve your business aspirations - whether you are a Chinese company aiming to expand your international business in overseas markets or a multinational company seeking access to the world's largest economies - we aspire to be your trusted advisor.

Through our China Desk, we leverage the full capabilities of our firm, including vast experience and global network, to connect our legal practitioners with you and your team across our worldwide offices. Our practice also extends to countries and regions where we do not have an office presence.


Our experience of advising Chinese clients across the world includes:

  • Beijing Automotive
  • China Development Bank
  • China General Nuclear Power
  • China Minmentals
  • China Overseas Holding
  • Chinatex
  • CNPC
  • Ping An Insurance
  • Shanghai Fosun Pharmaceutical
  • Sinochem
  • Sinopec
  • Tianjin Innovative Financing
  • ZTE

Our experience of advising MNCs in China

  • AkzoNobel
  • Asian Development Bank
  • Cargill
  • Caterpillar
  • ConocoPhillips
  • Deutsche bank
  • GlaxoSmith Kline
  • LaSalle
  • Merlin Entertainment
  • Nestlé
  • New Balance
  • Nortel
  • Sotheby's
  • Swire Properties
  • Unilever
  • Valeo