Conyers was named the Best Offshore Law Firm for the ninth consecutive year at the China Business Law Awards 2021.

The firm was once again recognised as number one for its high quality of work and client services.

In addition to the Best Offshore Law Firm award, Conyers won two awards in the Education and Family Wealth Management categories. The firm’s experience in these sectors is outlined below.

Education

Conyers has a wealth of experience in the education sector. In the past five years, the firm has advised over 10 educational institutions on their IPOs and on a number of mergers. Most recently, Conyers advised New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc. on its HK$10.13 billion (US$1.31 billion) IPO, Shanghai Gench Education Holdings Limited on its HK$605 million IPO (US$78 million), and Meten International Education Group in connection with a merger transaction involving EdtechX Holdings Acquisition Corp. and a related private placement to institutional investors.

Family Wealth Management

The Conyers Private Client and Trust team has a long-established reputation for providing intelligent, dependable advice to a diverse international group of clients with our Family Offices Services practice. Clients range from individuals and families to corporate entities and include significant-net-worth and high-profile business owners, family-owned businesses, entrepreneurs, charitable entities and professional trustees.

The full results were published on 10 May 2021 in a special report in the April 2021 issue of China Business Law Journal. You can access the results here: https://law.asia/china-business-law-awards-2021/#offshore.

The China Business Law Awards is organised by China Business Law Journal (CBLJ). The awards recognise firms for their outstanding legal service throughout the year, as nominated by China-focused in-house counsel, corporate executives and legal professionals around the world.

Authors

Christopher W.H. Bickley

Partner, Head of Hong Kong Office

Hong Kong

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