Shihui Partners

China

Analysis

Overview

Shihui Partners is known for its expertise in capital markets, investment funds and private equity. Partner George Niu focuses on domestic and overseas IPOs, M&A, private equity, and investment funds. The firm has hired several partners throughout the past 12 months, including Xiangjun Kong, who joined from Zhong Lun Law Firm, Yun Bi, who joined from King & Wood Mallesons, Yan Xia from Han Kun Law Offices, and a few partners from Global Law Office. 

Client feedback 

Shihui Partners is quite experienced in the capital markets related areaIt is helpful in issuing PRC legal opinions and legal solutions for compliance matters during the IPO process of JD Logistics.” – Capital markets 

Peizhi Zhao 

“We are impressed with Zhao and the team's robust due diligence and hard-working attitude. As a law firm dealing with many global transactions, it communicates well with many peer law firms such as Goodwin and Covington, and negotiates with strong facts and reasonings to stand for our interest. It also communicates well with us and provides good suggestions and options during the deal, facilitating the smooth close of all of our transactions in a time-sensitive manner.” 

“Zhao is very hard-working. He handles a deal in a very tight schedule with very robust and professional output. He has very good communication skills both in negotiation and providing legal suggestions with consideration of deal dynamics.” 

Jian Zhang 

“Experienced and responsive with an innovative mind.” 

Private equity

Work highlights 

Acted for JD Industrial Technology on its $230 million series A financing and its acquisition of Suzhou VIPMRO Information Technology. 

Advised EEO Group on its $300 million series B and series C financing. 

Advised Beijing Kaikeba Technology on its Rmb550 million series A financing. 

Key clients 

China RenaissanceCICC CapitalOrchid AsiaGenetron HoldingsXiamen Jianfu Chain Management 

Capital markets

Work highlights 

Advised JD.com on its listing on the HKEX. 

Acted for Burning Rock on its US IPO.