TransAsia Lawyers

China

Analysis

Overview

TMT specialist TransAsia Lawyers is ranked ‘Outstanding’ in technology and telecommunications. The firm is known for its long-standing expertise across TMT, data law, entertainment, financing and compliance matters. The firm’s TMT team provides strategic guidance in the creation, acquisition, use and commercial exploitation of technology. 

Client feedback 

Deep subject knowledge, superior client service.” – Regulatory  

Responsive team who provides practical advice. It helps us understand what the regulators are looking for, and the legal risks we face. The advice it provides is concise and actionable. It is able to get clarity by speaking to regulators. It helps us navigate unfamiliar territory and holds our hands in alleviating concerns.” – Regulatory 

“The attorney was very professional and effective in managing the client's requirements.” – Technology and telecommunications 

Philip Qu 

“Deep subject matter knowledge, very efficient and friendly service.” 

Media and entertainment

Work highlights 

Advised Universal Music Group on the launch of its Magic Muses joint venture, China’s first film score label and production company. 

Advised China Film Group on investment, production and IP licensing business matters related to China’s sci-fi blockbuster The Wandering Earth and its derivative works. 

Key clients 

Beijing Contemporary Art FairLegendary EastPicsArtThe Motion Picture Association 

Technology and telecommunications

Work highlights 

Represented Ainemo as PRC legal counsel for Baidu’s acquisition of Ainemo, a top technology-driven consumer electronic company. 

Represented Sina and affiliates in Sina’s equity swap with E-House (China) Enterprise. 

Acted as PRC counsel for SINA and Weibo in the privatisation of the iconic US-listed Chinese Portal. 

Key clients 

AirbnbAmazonedXTelstraXAG