Han Kun's investment funds practice specializes in forming and operating a wide range of onshore RMB and offshore investment funds. We have about 50 specialized lawyers located in offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, and Hong Kong and are one of the first investment funds practices in China to provide services to set up and operate onshore RMB and offshore investment funds. Han Kun's investment funds practice is familiar with general investment fund management companies/general partner level operating mechanisms, and deeply understands the requirements and considerations of major types of investors to invest in investment funds. We have extensive experience in the establishment and operation of diverse types of onshore RMB and offshore investment funds, and serve clients by considering both national conditions and global trends.
Han Kun's investment funds practice is known for its wide and deep involvement in private equity business, is active in frontier business areas, and has received high recognition and praise from the private equity industry for the innovative and pragmatic legal services we provide to clients. Han Kun has been consistently recognized by authoritative international legal directories and legal media as a leader in the field of investment funds.
Core Areas of Practice
Han Kun's investment funds practice involves a broad range of industries and is known for its comprehensive capabilities. We mainly act on:
Investment Fund Manager Compliance and Operations
Compliance consulting for investment fund managers with respect to private equity business
Investment fund manager internal control system design
Investment fund manager internal incentive system design
Investment Fund Establishment and Operations
Onshore and offshore investment fund structure design and cross-border structure design
Investment fund fundraising compliance consulting and plan design, business negotiations
Investment fund restructuring and change
Investment fund winding-up and dissolution
Other Investment Fund-related Services
Investment fund dispute resolution
Investment fund taxation issues
Investment fund foreign exchange issues
Investment fund labor issues
Investment fund intellectual property issues
Investment fund antitrust issues
Issues related to investment funds and listings of onshore and foreign investment projects
Investment structure designs for onshore and overseas investment fund projects
"Leading firm that advises international and domestic clients on a range of corporate matters relating to the healthcare sector. Especially recognised for its expertise handling investment and financing matters for an array of pharmaceutical companies and healthcare start-ups as well as capital funds. Also well placed to handle downstream capital markets work, especially in relation to Hong Kong and US listings. Shows an increasing presence in the regulatory area, representing pharmaceutical companies in compliance matters."
—— Chambers Asia Pacific 2021