Germany is increasingly becoming an attractive venue for Chinese companies and investors. This applies to international conglomerates and medium-sized companies as well as to state-owned enterprises.

We offer you comprehensive and individual legal advice on all issues related to your company’s entry into the German market and thus make a crucial contribution to a successful investment in Germany.

As regards the formation of companies in Germany we offer, inter alia, the following services:

  • Advice on the choice of legal form
  • Assessment and revision of business plans
  • Drafting of articles of association
  • Assistance with commercial register entries
  • Support in obtaining residence and work permits for employees (Global Visa Services® and Global Visa Solutions®, “Visa to Germany”)
  • General labour law advice, in particular:
    – Drafting of employment contracts
    – Instruction and guidance in German labour law
  • Registration of industrial property rights (e. g. trademarks)
  • Support as regards establishing a presence in the German market
  • Initiation of business contacts
  • Support of Chinese clients in relation to IPOs in the various market segments
  • Legal advice concerning M & A transactions, including due diligence

Our partner responsible for the China Desk is himself Chinese and a lawyer licensed to practice law in China.