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Watson & Band Law Offices

Since its founding in 1995, Watson & Band has flourished into a full-service law firm with more than 300 professionals around China. We provide the highest quality services for our clients and enjoy a nationwide reputation as one of the most prominent law firms in China. This excellence and breadth has made us the firm of choice for many of the world's leading companies and financial institutions as they seek sophisticated legal service. Based on its commitment to providing quality services, Watson & Band has retained a team of professionals. Its diverse provision of legal services has won it the honor of be named one of China’s Best Law Firms.

Watson & Band’s current scope of practice includes various areas such as intellectual property; corporate and commercial law;data law and IP services;capital market; financial and asset management; restructuring and insolvency; culture, entertainment and sports; construction, real estate and infrastructure; labor and employment; family law and wealth management; trade, customs and tax; litigation and dispute resolution; and investigation, etc.

Throughout the years, Watson & Band has been well-recognized and highly recommended by clients from various industries for its outstanding performance in traditional practice areas such as strategic business planning, corporate operations, management and compliance, IP agency and commercialization, litigation and dispute resolution and emerging practice areas such as Internet +. As one of the first legal service agencies certified by the ISO9001 standard, Watson & Band strictly applies its service and quality management procedures and prudently adheres to the standards that are demanded of a top-tier international legal services firm.

For many years running, Watson & Band has been named a top-tier legal and IP services agency in China by various authoritative international legal rating services including Chambers and Partners, The Legal 500 and Asian Legal Business. Watson & Band also received great honors including the National Excellent Law Firm and China's Most Trustworthy IP Law Firm, as well as qualifications including Class A Qualification as a Shanghai Foreign Business Consultation Institution, Shanghai Contract Credit AAA Rated Enterprise and Top-Tier Bankruptcy Administrator in the Register of Shanghai Higher People’s Court.

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  • Shanghai

    26th-27th Floor The Center, 989 Changle Road, Shanghai 200031, China
    Phone 86 21 6350 0777
    Fax 86 21 6272 6366

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