China Law Firm – Legal Services for Foreign Business in China
Yingke Law firm is one of the leading law firms in China and Asia Pacific, practicing in all areas of law from corporate to M&A, business law, intellectual property, litigation, tax law, FDI to regulatory and government affairs.
Moreover, we are especially strong in the key industry sectors: banking and finance, energy, technology and innovation, healthcare, and life sciences. Yingke Law Firm assists a wide variety of Chinese clients with their international needs arising from conducting business in China.
The most frequent issues that foreigners face while starting a business in the China area are legal services. Corporation China helps bridge the complex legal system in China with local knowledge and a global network of over 70 offices worldwide
China Law Firm & Legal Counseling
Corporation China is a part of Yingke Matrix that provides Legal advisory services to foreign business owners with any legal issues in China and Hong Kong. They help companies with compliance measures and explaining the complexities of the Chinese legal system.
Foreign companies want to do business in mainland China with a wide range of cross borders, international trade, and China lawsuitsts
Yingke Matrix, part of Yingke Law firm, the largest Law firm in Asia Pacific, has been assisting clients for more than 20 years with PRC law and private equity.
China law firm & legal counseling
Moreover, they are influential in the key industry sectors: banking and finance, energy, technology and innovation, healthcare, and life sciences. Yingke Law Firm assists various Chinese clients with their international needs and foreign clients with issues and complexities arising from conducting business in China.
We help foreign businesses wanting to establish a legal entity in China with all aspects of company registration. We can review your objectives and business plan and help inform you of whether a WFOE, Joint Venture, Representative Office, or China Sales Office will be best for your business.
The tax implications, compliance, registered capital investment, staff employment, and find the advantages of each of these options to determine the best suited for your business. In addition, you can rely on our vast industry knowledge to allow you to expand in China.
Banking and finance
Our banking and finance department can find the minimum capital investment for your China Company, how to obtain bank accounts in China, ( SAFE) foreign exchange control, China loans, and Corporate banking.
Foreign investment in China
Our Lawyers can assist with your initial investment plans and the due diligence process when you launch a new business in China or invest in the Chinese market. In addition, we provide full operations support services to China WFOEs and other business entities based in China. We are assisting with the registrations and filings with the relevant government entities.
We prepare and review all the necessary legal documentation required in these transactions, including:
- Loan contracts
- Pre-sale contracts
- Purchase contracts
- Partnership contracts
- Supplier contracts
China Mergers and acquisitions ( M&A)
Suppose your business has the opportunity to acquire a competitive or complementary business in China. We help with foreign-investment transactions involving mergers and acquisitions, overseas companies, and domestic companies, including the due diligence aspects of the transaction. In addition, our China company verification services are made to conduct background checks and advise you on asset and finance strategies.
Private equity investment in China will generally be made by a private equity firm, venture capital firm, or angel investor. Investors have their own set of preferences, goals, and investment strategies.
We are working with Corporation China working with our legal teams who have real insights into the private equity sector in China. We combine market-leading private equity market experience with in-depth tax and regulatory knowledge to give your company practical, cost-effective legal advice that you can implement quickly. Our teams of capable and commercially minded lawyers offer advice across the whole spectrum of private equity transactions, including fund formation, venture capital, investment, and shareholder agreements, buyouts, and secondary funding.
China Legal Compliance
China Trademarks Registartion
China does not recognize trademarks and other intellectual property that is registered in foreign jurisdictions and has a first-to-file law that respects the ownership.
Our China trademark registration services help you protect your ideas, inventions, patents, and intellectual property by registering the trademark with the appropriate Chinese departments. We also help with licensing and enforcement of your trademark in China.
China Legal Services
Corporation China specializes in providing comprehensive legal services tailored to meet the diverse needs of foreign businesses operating in China. Whether you are looking to establish a new business in the country or encountering legal challenges during your operations, our team of experienced lawyers in China is here to assist you. We offer a wide range of services, including:
Setting Up a Company in China
Foreign entrepreneurs worldwide are drawn to China’s robust economy. If you wish to open a company in China, our local attorneys can streamline the incorporation process. We offer the convenience of handling all necessary procedures, even if you’re located outside China. Our services include advising on the most suitable company types for your business needs.
Company Mergers and Acquisitions in China
Navigating the intricacies of mergers and acquisitions in China can be challenging. Our Chinese lawyers provide valuable guidance, helping you draft and negotiate contracts. Additionally, if you need to close your business in China, our legal team can assist you in understanding the required steps for a smooth closure.
Tax Advice and Planning
Understanding Chinese tax regulations is crucial for foreign investors. Our lawyers offer expert advice on minimizing your tax liabilities in compliance with local laws.
Legal Support for Obtaining Special Licenses and Permits
Certain business activities in China require specific licenses and permits. Our team can manage the application process and represent you before local authorities, saving you time and effort.
Legal Advice for Property Purchase in China
If you plan to buy property in China, our lawyers can guide you through the legal aspects involved. Foreigners need to navigate various regulations, and our team ensures you meet all requirements for a seamless purchase.
Debt Collection in China
Facing issues with unpaid debts? Our experienced debt collection lawyers in China can assist both domestic and foreign companies. We follow a structured process, from sending notifications to initiating court procedures, to recover outstanding payments efficiently.
Trademark Registration in China
Protecting your trademarks is essential in China’s “first-to-file” jurisdiction. Our Chinese lawyers can assist you throughout the trademark registration process. We ensure your trademarks remain in compliance and assist with opposition when necessary.
Opening a Corporate Bank Account in China
Expanding your business often involves setting up a corporate bank account. Our team can help you navigate the process, even if you’re a non-resident. We manage documentation, ensuring you meet all bank-specific requirements.
Getting a Divorce in China
Navigating divorce proceedings in China can be complex. We offer legal assistance for both divorce by registration and divorce by litigation. Our litigation attorneys will represent you in court, ensuring a fair resolution.
Assistance for Personal Matters in China
Planning to move to China? Our team can assist with visa applications, marriage arrangements, will drafting, and other personal or business contracts.
How is Litigation Solved in China?
Our Chinese attorneys specialize in arbitration and mediation, providing comprehensive legal support during litigation. We can represent your company’s interests and navigate the unique aspects of the Chinese judicial system.
Taxation on Local and Foreign Law Firms in China
International law firms in China often face complex tax treatment. We can help you understand the tax implications and develop strategies to minimize your tax obligations in compliance with local regulations.
Explore Our China Law Services
Our services encompass a wide range of legal areas, including:
- Company Formation
- Wholly Owned Foreign Enterprise (WFOE)
- Joint Venture (JV)
- Representative Office
- Bilingual Contracts
- Original Equipment Manufacturer Agreements (OEM)
- Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDA)
- Distribution Agreements
- Licensing Agreements
- Employment Contracts
- Intellectual Property Protection
- Litigation and Arbitration
- Entertainment and Media Law
China Law Services
Our team combines technical expertise with legal acumen to provide innovative solutions for your most complex legal challenges. Contact Corporation China today for expert guidance and comprehensive legal services tailored to your needs.
Our Simple 4-Step Process for Legal Services
We make it easy to get legal support you need in China. Our straightforward 4-step process.
How We Seamlessly Legal Support Your Business in China:
Consultation – We discuss your business and goals to customize the optimal services.
Proposal – We provide a detailed proposal outlining our services, deliverables, timeline and pricing.
Onboarding – After agreement, we collect information and documents needed to begin work.
Ongoing Support – We handle all agreed accounting, tax, reporting and compliance needs.
Throughout the process, you have a dedicated point of contact for any questions. We proactively communicate about deliverables, deadlines, and requirements.
With Corporation China’s simple yet comprehensive process, you can easily outsource essential accounting and tax functions in China. Our experts handle the complexities while you focus on operating and growing your business.