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About Us

AllBright Law Offices was founded in 1999 as a full-service law firm committed to providing the highest levels of quality advice to clients.


Based in Shanghai, AllBright has grown, innovated and provided unmatched service throughout a period of continuous economic and political change across China. Our focus on providing excellent advice and support to our clients has led to rapid expansion and we have established branch offices in 21 cities on the Chinese mainland (Hangzhou, Beijing, Shenzhen, Suzhou, Nanjing, Chengdu, Chongqing, Taiyuan, Qingdao, Tianjin, Xiamen, Jinan, Hefei, Zhengzhou, Fuzhou, Nanchang, Xi’an, Guangzhou, Changchun, Wuhan and Urumqi) as well as in Hong Kong, London (UK) and Seattle (USA). In addition, as a result of our increased international presence we have also established an association with the Hong Kong law firm Stevenson, Wong & Co. and a strategic partnership with the Bird & Bird LLP.


AllBright carries on the proud cosmopolitan culture of Shanghai and constantly seeks to bring together established legal professionals and outstanding young talent. In 2018, our team included nearly 2,300 lawyers, which grew to more than 2,800 in 2019, and now stands at over 3,000. This growth is a reflection of the importance we place on driving innovation, creating value for our clients and providing a global service for our clients.


At AllBright, we never stop upgrading and improving our professional legal services, while continuing to optimize our practice area layout. Currently, AllBright has ten major professional committees: Securities and Capital Markets, Banking and Finance, Corporate and M&A, International Trade, Cross-Border Investment, Real Estate and Construction, Intellectual Property, Maritime Affairs,Bankruptcy Liquidation and reorganization, Litigation and Arbitration and Criminal. Each committee continually arranges speakers to address their members, informs members of key global conferences and encourages members to interact with partner firms and companies around the world. In doing so, we aim to achieve the highest levels of professional development within the firm.

Honors and Awards

AllBright has been named as a top Chinese legal service provider many times by the Chinese Ministry of Justice and its subordinate judicial agencies, lawyers’ associations, well-known international legal publications, and authoritative ratings agencies. We rank highly among the nation’s top 10 brand name laws firms.


Chambers and Partners


In 2020, AllBright earned key recommendations from Chambers in forteen core practice areas: Banking and Finance, Capital Markets:Debt & Equity (PRC Firms), Capital Markets: Securitization and Derivatives, Corporate Commercial: East Coast (Jiangsu, Zhejiang, Fujian, Guangdong), Corporate M&A, Dispute Resolution, Intellectual Property, International Trade/WTO: respondents, Investment Funds, Private Equity: Buyouts and Venture Capital Investments and Real Estate and Construction. In 2019, AllBright earned key recommendations from Chambers in eleven core practice areas including International Trade/WTO:respondents, Capital Market: debt and equity (domestic issuance), Corporate M&A, Corporate/Commercial: Eastern Coast (Zhejiang), Banking and Finance, ABS and Derivatives, Dispute Resolution, Corporate / Commercial: Eastern Coast(Jiangsu), Intellectual Property: Litigation, Investment Funds, and Real Estate and Construction.


ALB


Asian Legal Business has named AllBright the “Best Shanghai Law Firm” for five years running, “China’s Best Employer” for two years in a row in 2018, and recommended us for M&A for two years in a row. In 2019,we received 9 nominations at the ALB China Law Awards. In 2018, we received 10 nominations; And in 2017, we received 9 nominations and 8 nominations in 2016.


China Business Law Journal


In 2019, China Business Law Journal named AllBright the Excellent Comprehensive Law Firm , in addition to granting us our fourth consecutive Law Firm of the Year (Shanghai) award. In 2019, AllBright was recognized as a leading firm in Construction and Infrastructure, Domestic Capital Markets, Financial Science and Blockchain, Real Estate Investment and REIT Fund,Bankruptcy and Reorganization , and Structured Finance/ABS. All Bright was also awarded the third consecutive Deal of the Year Award. In 2016, they ranked us at the top of their list of the top 20 Chinese firms for Asset Securitization projects.


Mergermarket


2018 Best Industrial and Chemical M&A Legal Award


The Lawyer


The Lawyer has ranked AllBright in the top 5 of the 30 elite Chinese law firms for two consecutive years. We were named one of the fastest growing Asia-Pacific law firms at the Top 150 Asia Pacific Law Firms in 2016 Report.


Asialaw Profiles


In 2020, AllBright was recommended in nine core practice areas: Capital Markets, Corporate M&A, Tax Law, Banking and Finance, Investment Funds, Labor and Employment, Insurance, Construction, and Dispute Resolution. In 2019, AllBright was recommended in nine core practice areas: Capital Markets, Corporate M&A, Tax Law, Banking and Finance, Investment Funds, Labor and Employment, Insurance, Construction, and Dispute Resolution. In 2018, we were recommended in eight core practice areas: Capital Markets, Corporate M&A, Tax Law, Banking and Finance, Investment Funds, Labor and Employment, Insurance, and Dispute Resolution. In 2017, we were recommended in seven core practice areas: Capital Markets, Corporate M&A, Tax Law, Banking and Finance, Investment Funds, Labor and Employment, and Dispute Resolution.


Legal 500


In 2020, AllBright was ranked an outstanding law firm in twelve core practice areas: Banking and Finance, Competition and Antitrust, Capital Markets, Corporate M&A, Investment Funds, Real Estate and Construction, International Trade/WTO, Intellectual Property, Private Equity, Dispute Resolution. Jiangsu Nanjing and Zhejiang Hangzhou were highly recommend in representative areas. In 2018, AllBright was named an outstanding law firm in eight core practice areas: Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, Corporate Affairs and M&A, Tax Law, International Trade/WTO, Intellectual Property, Shipping, and Dispute Resolution. In 2017, we were named an outstanding law firm in five core practice areas: Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, Corporate Affairs and M&A, Tax Law, and Dispute Resolution.


IFLR1000


In 2020, AllBright was recommended in seven areas including Beijing, Shanghai, Chongqing, Guangdong, Tianjin, Zhejiang. Among them, Shanghai was ranked in Tier 1. In 2018, AllBright made its way into the list in four core practice areas: Private Equity Funds, Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, and Corporate M&A.