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Legal Notice - China

Beijing and Shanghai, China

We practise law in Beijing and Shanghai through Allen & Overy LLP.  Allen & Overy LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales with registered number OC306763 and registered office at One Bishops Square, London, E1 6AD, United Kingdom.

Allen & Overy LLP is not permitted to advise on the laws of the People’s Republic of China. Services in relation to the laws of the People’s Republic of China are provided through Allen & Overy Lang Yue (FTZ) Joint Operation Office. Allen & Overy Lang Yue (FTZ) Joint Operation Office is a joint operation in the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone between Allen & Overy LLP and Shanghai Lang Yue Law Firm established after approval by the Shanghai Bureau of Justice and is located at 15F Phase II IFC, 8 Century Avenue, Shanghai 200120. 

Contact details for our offices in Beijing and Shanghai can be found here.  

Hong Kong SAR, China 

We practise law in Hong Kong through the partnership of Allen & Overy (Allen & Overy (Hong Kong)). Allen & Overy (Hong Kong) is regulated by the Law Society of Hong Kong. A list of the partners of Allen & Overy (Hong Kong) and their professional qualifications is available upon request.

Contact details for our office in Hong Kong can be found here.  

Professional regulation of our lawyers based in Hong Kong

Lawyers based in Hong Kong who are admitted as solicitors in Hong Kong are regulated by the Law Society of Hong Kong. Certain lawyers based in Hong Kong are not admitted as solicitors in Hong Kong but are registered with and regulated by the Law Society of Hong Kong as Registered Foreign Lawyers. They may also be regulated by the relevant regulatory body in their place of admission. Further information about our lawyers and their qualifications can be found here.

The names of places/regions in China referred to by A&O on this website, in A&O publications or otherwise are all legal jurisdictions.