On December 5, 2019, ZhongYin Law Firm organized a foreign-related legal exchange meeting. The attorneys and certain clients in the firm gathered together to discuss the foreign direct investment environment (FDI) in the ASEAN region with the British law firm Clyde & Co. The meeting was chaired by Liu Xiaoyu, a management committee member and senior partner of ZhongYin, and Nicholas Lum and Justin Tan, partners of Clyde & Co, shared their wonderful ideas.
China shares similarity with ASEAN countries in terms of geographical location, economic structure, and cultures & customs. Under the framework of the China-ASEAN Free Trade Zone, China has established complex investment relationships with ASEAN countries, which implies many opportunities. At the exchange meeting, Justin Tan elaborated the investment overview, advantages & disadvantages, policies and other aspects of ASEAN countries, allowed the participants to have a deep and comprehensive understanding of the FDI environment in the ASEAN region, and laid a solid foundation for further cooperation between ZhongYin and Clyde & Co.
Clyde & Co
Clyde & Co was established in London, England, and currently has more than 400 partners and 4,000 employees in more than 50 offices and joint-venture offices worldwide; it maintains close partnership with more than 500 law firms and is second to none in terms of industry focus, size, and international practice coverage.
ZhongYin Law Firm
ZhongYin Law Firm, established in 1993, one of the earliest law firms representing on international businesses in China, has superb professional quality, rich practical experience and excellent foreign language ability in the areas of international trade, trade remedy & WTO, and maritime affairs, and may review and prepare documents, provides advices and suggestions to clients, assist them with negotiations, and otherwise represent them in multiple languages. In recent years, ZhongYin has actively explored overseas markets, built a global legal service system, and promoted its practice in various areas to be in a leading position.