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ADVANT Beiten is listed as "Firm to Watch" in the Foreign Trade Law legal area.

(The Legal 500 Germany 2023)

ADVANT Beiten has been continuously licensed by the PRC Ministry of Justice to operate in Beijing since 1995. This makes our presence one of the longest standing ones among all European law firms in China.

Our resident experts in China and Europe support our clients extensively on legal and tax matters concerning their business activities in China and Europe.

In China, we advise with a particular focus on company and contract law, commercial and foreign trade law, investment control, restructuring, procurement law, labor law, IT/IP, data protection and cyber security, real estate and construction law, arbitration and compliance.

In Europe, we offer our clients the full range of legal and tax advice for their investments and business activities in Europe. Here, our range of projects include corporate restructurings & acquisitions, greenfield investments, all types of trade, commercial and license agreements as well as data security, supply chain, ESG, foreign trade law, investment control, antitrust and competition law, public procurement, litigation and arbitration, tax law and commercial criminal law & compliance.

Our offices in Europe and China provide excellent advisory expertise that has been developed locally for decades and we offer our clients direct access to networks and resources of local authorities, associations and institutions of European-Chinese economic relations.

We attach particular importance to the combination of excellent local expertise and pragmatic entrepreneurial approaches, always in compliance with the legal framework applicable in China and Europe. We provide our clients with advisory results based on trust, excellence and efficiency, providing bespoke, practical and efficient solutions for their businesses and investment projects in China and Europe.>