Professional Team

Hong Liang
Senior Partner

Email
hongliang@everbrightlaw.com
Scope of Business
Mergers and acquisitions, asset restructuring, restructuring state-owned enterprises, domestic and international securities markets and the debt-chain, private equity, franchising, intellectual property protection, and corporate legal affairs.
Main Background
Hong Liang is a Partner of Shanghai Everbright Law firm and the secretary of the party branch. With a solid legal theory and years of experience, he has been published in a number of professional newspapers, periodicals, and dozens of theoretical research papers in print and online such as "Law of Shanghai", "China Lawyers”, "Shanghai Legal News", "Democracy and Law", "Shanghai lawyer", and "Business and the Law". Hong has been invited to participate in the Asian Business Forum Annual Meeting on Maritime Law and the Financial Law Shanghai Law Society’s Annual Conference.
In 2009, he was appointed by the Shanghai Municipal People's Government, as the only legal representative to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange study.
After graduation, Hong worked in the Shanghai People's Government. In 1999 Hong joined Shanghai Everbright law firm gaining a wealth of practical experience in corporate legal affairs involving main corporate mergers and acquisitions, asset restructuring, and debt-restructuring of state-owned companies. Hong counsels many world-renowned enterprises acting on behalf of companies operating in China and abroad. He also acts for clients in matters involving chain management, franchising, real estate, intellectual property, unfair competition, anti-trust, and anti-dumping. Hong speaks both English and Mandarin.
Acting Major Cases
Counsel to major companies operating in China and internationally. Several notable projects include the acquisition of the entire supermarket chain Co., Ltd by Hualian Supermarket Co., Ltd., U.S. Fortune 500 companies with Varco's acquisition of the entire Lianyungang Group, Shanghai "Jingan Square", "Wujiang leisure walk street" items such as stock transfer, Anhui Interstate Holiday Inn Shanghai Furui and international hotel management group co-operation project, the world's top UK The Big Word translation company Beijing – Singapore merger, CapitaLand (China) Investment Co., Ltd. the state key development project of the western region of Chongqing, asset restructuring and reform of aluminum projects, highway BOT project of Anhui Bo Fu, Ping An Trust 800 million yuan financing projects, acquisition of the western suburbs of American Village in Shanghai, the restructuring of Shanghai seven (Group) Co., Ltd., the state Chongqing and Western China Development restructuring projects, the acquisition of Anhui Bo Fu Expressway BOT by Taiwan New Alliance Medical Holding Group Shanghai.
Represented Management Co., Ltd. China for Shanghai Shen Ji Restaurant in 2000 with Shanghai real estate development and company management of the original share transfer dispute cases as included in the Supreme bulletin.
Client List
Shanghai Telecom Industry Group Co., Ltd.
Shanghai Gas Development Co., Ltd.
The previous Hualian Supermarket Co., Ltd.
Anhui Gujing Group
U.S. Dow Chemical (China) Investment Company
American Wolverine Company
Holdings of Germany Jost
France Sidel Machinery Co., Ltd.
England Big Word Company
Japanese Toshiba Lighting Co., Ltd.
Japan Mizuno (China) Investment Co., Ltd.
China Association of Chain
Hongkou District, Shanghai SASAC
Jing'an District, Shanghai SASAC (State-owned management company)
Shanghai Minhang Export Processing Zone
Swissôtel GRAND Shanghai