Don Williams, Tony Mou and Cheng Xu have joined Hogan Lovells’ Shanghai office as partners to strengthen the firm’s corporate and finance practice.
Williams focuses on M&A, private equity and venture capital (PE/VC) and capital markets, while Mou advises on general corporate and transactional matters with an emphasis on capital raising transactions, joint ventures and foreign direct investment. Xu focuses on PE/VC transactions and cross-border M&A.
All three partners join from Sheppard Mullin’s Shanghai office. They have advised on TMT and a wide range of other industry sectors, representing clients such as Alibaba on strategic investments and M&A transactions.
Hogan Lovells’ corporate and finance team now has 52 lawyers across its Hong Kong, Beijing and Shanghai offices.