Beijing Tian Yuan Law Firm ("Tian Yuan") is a general-service Chinese law firm. Founded in 1992, it is one of the earliest partnership law firms in China. Tian Yuan has its headquarters in Beijing and has branch offices in Shanghai, Shenzhen, Chengdu, Hong Kong, Hangzhou and Xi'an. Tian Yuan has a team of over 100 partners and more than 500 practitioners who have extensive experience in all legal fields Tian Yuan operates in, providing full, stable, and reliable professional support to our clients. Most of our lawyers have received master’s or doctoral degrees from well-known domestic and/or overseas law schools. Additionally, many of our lawyers have many years of working and/or learning experiences in well-known international law firms or corporate legal departments.
The members of Tian Yuan share the same philosophy of commitment to high-quality legal service for our clients. We emphasize strict professionalism, responsiveness, creativeness, and teamwork with our clients. We aim to make our service as efficient and cost-effective as possible. Our commitment to client needs and our ability to understand their businesses have been key factors in our growth and development. As one of the large-scale and comprehensive laws firms in China, our practice covers a wide range of corporate and M&A, securities and capital markets, foreign direct investment, outbound investment and reverse takeover, finance and banking, intellectual property, real estate, infrastructure and project finance, government procurement and project bidding, telecommunication, media & technology, energy & resources, international trade, maritime law, and litigation and arbitration. Meanwhile, Tian Yuan continues to develop and expand into new practice areas or provide new legal service modes. Tian Yuan pioneered a number of firsts in the development of the legal profession in China (e.g. Tian Yuan was the first law firm representing Chinese enterprises (i.e. China State Construction Engineering Corp, China Metallurgical Group Corporation, Air China, etc.) petitioning for international claims to the United Nations Claims Commission due to the losses they suffered during the first Gulf War; Tian Yuan was the first Chinese law firm to represent a Chinese enterprise (Lenovo Group) to negotiate with the IOC about applying to be TOP).
Celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2017, Tian Yuan has provided over two decades of high quality legal services to its clients, gaining recognition and trust. In 1998, Tian Yuan was acknowledged as one of the first twenty ministry-level “Civilized Law Firms” by China's Ministry of Justice. From 2005 until the present, Tian Yuan was awarded the "National Outstanding Law Firm" prize four times in a row by China's National Bar Association.
We will continue to work tirelessly to provide the highest level of legal services to our clients.