Press Release 07 June 2021
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Goodwin Expands Hong Kong Private Equity Practice With Partner Edwin Chan

高赢(Goodwin)扩充香港私募股权业务 陈哲贤律师(Edwin Chan)加盟成为合伙人

Global law firm Goodwin announced today that Edwin Chan has joined the firm as partner in the global Private Equity practice, resident in the Hong Kong office.

“Edwin brings to Goodwin’s Hong Kong office and our global private equity platform a proven track record, deep expertise in the Asia-Pacific region, and trusted relationships across the private equity industry,” said Yash Rana, chair of Goodwin’s Hong Kong office. “As we continue to see significant demand from our private equity clients, Edwin will help us continue to scale up our premier private equity team in Asia. His addition underscores our running commitment to bringing the best talent for the benefit of both investor and company-side clients.”

Chan’s practice focuses on private equity transactions, investment restructuring and exits, including cross-border and domestic mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, growth capital and pre-IPO investments, PIPE, co-investments and structured and special situations investments. He has advised many leading financial sponsors through the life cycle of their investments across the region. He has been recognized by Legal 500 as a recommended lawyer for corporate matters (including M&A) and private equity in Hong Kong.

Goodwin’s full-service practice in Hong Kong serves clients in all of Goodwin’s key industry verticals, including private equity, technology, life sciences, financial services and real estate. In May, Goodwin was recognized by the China Business Law Journal with three awards, including in the Private Equity & Venture Capital, Healthcare, Pharma & Life Sciences and Consumer & Retail categories. The firm was also named the 2021 M&A Firm of the Year for Medium-Sized Deals Under $500 Million by the Asia Legal Awards.

Refinitiv named Goodwin the number one firm for private equity and venture capital rounds, and the number one legal advisor (by deal count) for global M&A in 2020, representing clients on more than 650 completed transactions. This success has continued in 2021, as Refinitiv’s Q1 global M&A league tables named Goodwin the number one legal advisor (by deal count) for global M&A as well as mid-market and small-cap global M&A.

香港,202167日 赢国际律师事务所(Goodwin)今天宣布陈哲贤律师(Edwin Chan)加盟香港办事处成为私募股权业务部合伙人。

赢香港办事处主席荣雅士(Yash Rana 表示: “们很高兴欢迎Edwin加盟高赢香港办事处。Edwin亚太市场拥有卓越的往绩及扎实的专业知识,并与主要私募股权客户建立了互信。高赢私募股权客户的需求持续大幅上升,Edwin加盟高赢有助高赢发展成为亚洲领先的私募股权服务团队。我们也会继续增强团队实力,竭诚为投资者及公司客户提供优质服务。

陈哲贤律师专责私募股权交易、投资重组及退出,当中包括跨境和境内并购、合资、成长资本和上市前投资、上市后私募投资(PIPE)、共同投资和结构性及特殊情况投资,也曾经为许多主要金融保荐人横跨整个亚洲区的投资生命周期提供咨询陈律师被《法律500强》(Legal 500认可为香港公司事务(包括并购)及私募股权领域的推荐律师。

赢在香港拥有全方位业务,为其所有关键垂直行业的客户提供服务,当中包括私募股权、技术、生命科学、金融服务和房地产。高赢香港办事处最近取得了 — 系列骄人成绩。高赢上个月荣获《商法》杂志颁发三项2021 年卓越律所大奖,得奖领域包括私募股权与创投、医疗保健、制药与生命科学以及消费者与零售。高赢更获亚洲法律大奖(The Asia Legal Awards评为 2021 5 亿美元以下中型交易年度最佳并购律所。

Refinitiv 将高赢评为 2020 私募股权和创投领域法律顾问首位以及全球并购领域法律顾问首位(按交易数量计算),高赢协助客户共完成了 650 多宗交易。高赢在2021年延续佳绩,Refinitiv的第 — 季度全球并购排行榜将高赢评为全球并购以及中小型交易全球并购领域法律顾问首位(按交易数量计算)