(January 20, 2021, Beijing) — Steptoe & Johnson LLP has been named to Asian Legal Business's "Top 10 China Firms to Watch" list for 2021. The list, published in the January issue, highlights both local Chinese firms and the China offices of international firms with less than 10 partners in Mainland China that demonstrated strong and vigorous growth.
Winners were selected based on the following criteria: size and key practice areas of the firm; most important achievements of the firm over the years; major deals/litigations participated by the firm in the past 12 months; growth in business, headcount and clients of the firm in the past 12 months; and development strategies of the firm for the next 12 months.
Steptoe's Asia-Pacific practice, with offices in Beijing and Hong Kong, advises clients on international regulatory compliance and corporate compliance programs, US and EU trade remedies proceedings, CFIUS, intellectual property, cybersecurity and data privacy, corporate governance, structuring investments and market access in the United States and European Union, anti-bribery, anti-money laundering, economic sanctions, and export controls.
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In more than 100 years of practice, Steptoe has earned an international reputation for vigorous representation of clients before governmental agencies, successful advocacy in litigation and arbitration, and creative and practical advice in structuring business transactions. Steptoe has more than 500 lawyers and other professional staff across offices in Beijing, Brussels, Chicago, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, and Washington. For more information, visit www.steptoe.com.