A&O Shearman

Lawyers and Legal Service

About A&O Shearman

Relying on our local capabilities in Asia combined with the resources of our global network, clients look to A&O Shearman for solutions on a wide range of transactions and legal issues in the region. Our lawyers have acted in many complex, high-profile and first-to-market transactions across Greater China, Southeast Asia, Japan, India, Mongolia and South Korea.

We offer an integrated multidisciplinary team of lawyers in Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai, Tokyo and Singapore dedicated to delivering first-class client service, advising on the full spectrum of corporate matters. These include asset management, banking and finance, capital markets, international arbitration, litigation and dispute resolution, M&A, and project development and finance.

We are able to call upon lawyers from our offices in these locations in Asia, supported by a network of offices in other financial and business centers throughout the Americas, Europe and the Middle East, to provide advice and support whenever and wherever required. Clients appreciate that many of our lawyers are multilingual and value our exemplary technical skills, strong industry experience and deep understanding of the local cultural and economic subtleties of this region.

More than just a legal adviser, A&O Shearman is a partner to clients conducting business in the Asia region, including leading foreign and domestic corporations and international financial institutions, as well as government and state-owned enterprises. We work hard to understand each client’s business, industry and goals so that we can help them achieve their strategic business objectives.

Contact Information

Karl Pires
22F JP Tower2-7-2 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-7022
karl.pires [at] aoshearman.com