About Our Shanghai Office

Attorneys in Skadden’s Shanghai office work on corporate and real estate transactions involving the People’s Republic of China (the PRC) and Hong Kong, as well as Korea, Japan and other parts of Asia. The Shanghai office, which opened in February 2008, bolsters Skadden’s long-established presence in Hong Kong, Beijing, Seoul, Singapore and Tokyo.

We ranked as a Tier 1 firm for Corporate/M&A in China by Chambers Asia-Pacific, The Legal 500 and IFLR1000 2018; a Tier 1 firm for Equity Capital Markets and High-Yield Products in China by Chambers Asia-Pacific 2018; and a Tier 1 firm for M&A in China and Hong Kong by Asian Legal Business 2017. We were named Best Corporate Practice for International Firms in China at the 2018 Chambers Asia-Pacific Awards and M&A Law Firm of the Year at the 2017 China Business Law Awards. Skadden won the award for Innovation in Corporate & Commercial Law for International Firms at the 2016 Financial Times’ Asia-Pacific Innovative Lawyers Awards.