Henry Liao Managing Partner

Tel: (8620) 38103687

Language:Chinese and English 

Practising Jurisdiction:Mainland China and New York

Specialized Areas:

Securities, Cross-border Mergers & Acquisitions, General Corporate Practice, Foreign Direct Investment, Non-performing Asset Processing, Intellectual Property, Arbitration and Litigation.


During his tenure at a Sino-foreign joint venture, Henry Liao served as its legal counsel and deputy director of a series of construction projects.

Henry worked in a prestigious international law firm (Linklaters) where he represented clients (including multinational corporations and sovereign governments) in offerings and private placements, including: initial and secondary public offerings, private placements under Rule 144A and offshore under Regulation S; drafted and negotiated disclosure documents, securities underwriting agreements and ancillary documents (opinions, closing memorandum, certificates, etc.); represented clients in mergers and acquisitions, restructuring of non-performing assets and joint ventures; drafted and negotiated purchase agreements and certain ancillary documents.

Henry worked in a famous multinational corporation (Procter & Gamble) in charge of joint venture investment, business transactions, advertising and intellectual property. He drafted and reviewed joint venture contracts, commercial contracts, technology transfer agreements; land use rights

contracts and trademark licensing agreements. Henry coordinated legal issues among complicated corporate entities and advised management of potential legal issues.

Henry was listed and profiled in the “Legal 500”(Asia Pacific) given that he has significant experience of practising law. He has worked in many large law firms and transnational corporations and has provided legal services for many famous institutions.