C&F has had more than 20 years’ work experience in the area of private equity investment. Initially the Firm represented foreign private equity funds in their investment projects in China. As the domestic private equity fund market gradually matures, C&F has drawn more and more clients from domestic RMB private equity funds. During this long development process, the Firm has participated as legal counsel in a great number of land mark private equity investment projects.
C&F’s extensive experience in representing both private equity investors and target companies extends across the entire investment chain, from initial angle investment to venture capital investment, private equity investment, pre-IPO investment and strategic investment. Clients of the Firm include almost all of the major international investment banks as well as private equity firms such as KKK, Blackstone, Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, Carlyle, Warburg Pincus, GIC, Sequoia Capital, and many domestic investment firms and private equity funds, such as CDH, Fosun, Lenovo, Huaxing Capital, TusPark Ventures, Bank of China Investment, China Cultural Industry Fund and Jianyin Cultural Industry Fund. Recognizing the Firm’s long standing performance and contribution to the growth of the industry, C&F has been consistently ranked by professional organizations and law review journals as one of the best PRC law firms for private equity investment.