International law firm Dorsey & Whitney LLP was recognized by The Legal 500 Greater China 2024 Edition as a Leading Firm for China: Dispute Resolution: Litigation: Foreign Firms and Hong Kong: Intellectual Property. Dorsey’s regulatory China team was also recognized as a Firm to Watch for China: Regulatory/Compliance: Foreign Firms.
Leading Firm - China: Dispute Resolution: Litigation: Foreign Firms
• Practice Head: Ray Liu
• Key Lawyer: Justin Wang
“The Dorsey China dispute resolution team possesses the industry’s top legal professional capabilities,” the rankings note about the firm’s China offices’ litigation practice, which covers both cross-border disputes and U.S. litigation.
The Legal 500 adds that Dorsey has adopted a “series of innovative mechanisms, such as: hiring senior lawyers with experience in the legal departments of multinational companies; flexible charging mechanisms that are closer to the Chinese market; and fully combining its rich network of local lawyers in North America and Europe to provide clients with a package of dispute resolution solutions.”
Leading Firm - Hong Kong: Intellectual Property Rankings
• Practice Head: Janet Wong
• Key Lawyer: Lilian Shi
The Legal 500 reports that Dorsey’s Hong Kong-based Intellectual Property practice “excels in providing patent and trademark portfolio management work for large brand owners, where it adds value by virtue of its international network, as well as the firm’s core underlying primary focus on work in the space.”
The firm is also credited by clients with providing “invaluable insight and knowledge” when dealing with “complex international litigation matters in recent years, especially in Hong Kong and China.”
Firm to Watch - China: Regulatory/Compliance: Foreign Firms
Dorsey is recognized as a Firm to Watch in the China: Regulatory/Compliance: Foreign Firms category by The Legal 500 for advising clients on “complex regulatory and compliance matters from Beijing, including export control and sanctions, national security, and investigations.” Practice head and Recommended Lawyer Ray Liu is also featured for his cross-border compliance and dispute resolution knowledge.
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