Greater China

With more than 20 years of successfully assisting clients navigate the Chinese legal system, Troutman Sanders has become a leading law firm for companies doing business in China. With offices in China’s major business centers, Troutman Sanders has more than 30 multilingual U.S., PRC and Hong Kong-qualified lawyers guiding clients in their China-centric transactional matters and strategic initiatives, including:

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Foreign direct investment
  • Private equity and venture capital
  • Capital markets initial public offerings and secondary offerings
  • Capital markets compliance and corporate governance
  • Lending and finance transactions
  • Real estate development
  • Intellectual property registration and protection
  • Dispute resolution

Our China team assists corporate and institutional clients, as well as government bodies and high net-worth individuals, in a wide variety of industries including banking, investment banking, healthcare, hospitality, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, information technology, education, e-commerce, manufacturing, distribution and services.

Chambers Global, Chambers Asia-Pacific and Legal 500 Asia Pacific consistently recognize members of our China practice as among the top lawyers in their respective fields in Hong Kong and mainland China. Our lawyers combine their extensive experience and knowledge of the rapidly developing legal system to provide our clients with practical legal strategies and advice to further our clients’ business interests.

Our Greater China practice aims to assist clients with both their domestic and international goals. We have recently updated our guide to doing business in China and are offering it in eBook form. This eBook serves as an introductory guide to the legal framework for investing in the People’s Republic of China and to some of the complexities that may arise in the course of business.

To download our free 78-page guide, please select from the following formats or scan below:

For any questions on how the Greater China practice can assist you, please contact Edward Epstein, Partner, Greater China Practice.



Eric A. Szweda
Managing Partner - Hong Kong

Edward J. Epstein
Managing Partner - Shanghai
86.21.6133.8998 or 852.2533.7860 or 1.404.885.2646