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China's growing influence on the world’s economy brings enormous opportunities for cross-border transactions.

The most successful international deals are the ones where both parties fully understand how all the moving parts fit together. The China practice group at KRCL is fully integrated in the community of Chinese corporate entities investing in American commerce.

Our team is led by Viking Tao who attended law school in both China and the U.S. and is fluent in Mandarin and Cantonese. Viking understands the different business cultures and negotiation styles between Chinese and American cultures and can smoothly manage our clients’ expectations and advise them on dealing with their foreign counterparts.

The firm’s China practice group provides companies with advice, serves as counsel, and sees deals through to completion. We have represented Chinese companies in cross-border mergers and acquisitions in industries such as:

  • Real Estate
  • Hospitality
  • Oil and Gas
  • Renewable Energy
  • Consumer Products
  • Manufacturing
  • Technology

The China practice group at KRCL also has experience representing American clients who are:

  • Investing in a Chinese company
  • Negotiating or structuring business transactions with Chinese companies investing in the U.S.

When legal conflicts arise, the firm also represents clients in various litigation matters, including:

  • Investment disputes
  • Commercial disputes
  • Patent/Trademark/Copyright Disputes
  • Breach of contract claims
  • Employment disputes
  • Landlord/tenant disputes
  • Warranty claims
  • Product liability claims