People’s Republic of China

Team Leader, ChinaAlex Linchina@laborlawplus.com

Over 15 years practice experience of Labor & Employment law.

Professional Experience:

  • Jin Mao 2005 - Present 

Education:

  • LL.B and LL.M from East China University of Political Science and Law

Languages: English, Chinese (Mandarin and Shanghai dialect)

Professional Memberships:

  • Member of the Employment Profession Committee of Shanghai Bar Association
  • Arbitrator of Shanghai Labor and Employment Arbitration Centre

Publications:

  • Alex has published numerous employment articles in well-known business publications and is a regular commentator in various professional journals.

Conferences/Lectures:

  • Alex is actively involved in providing training and seminaros for clients, corporations and the media in the area of employment and FCPA issues in China.

Overview:

Established in 1988, our 100+ lawyer affiliate has built a reputation as one of the most reputable and largest full-service law firm in China. With offices in Shanghai, Kunshan and Hong Kong, our team acts on behalf of clients who require an extensive range of services in order to conduct business in the country’s increasingly complex legal environment. Recognized by many leading legal journals as one of the leading Chinese law firms, our dedicated counsel are well established in China’s political, legal and commercial circles. 

As a recognized leading PRC law firm in the corporate and commercial field, our affiliate serves both PRC and international clients successfully in various industries - including Fortune 500 companies, banks, financial institutions and international organizations in facilitating their business transactions in China. 

Labor and Employment Practice:

Within our China affiliate, we have a top tier team of labor counsel who have extensive knowledge and experience in handling all types of labor issues in the context of business transactions and daily operations. Our team particularly has great experience in dealing with employment matters relating to Foreign Invested Enterprises (FIEs). They assist clients in establishing labor management systems and handling human resources problems, as well as in settling complicated employment disputes in the FIE settings. 

The team’s expertise also covers all aspects of labor law including drafting and negotiating individual and collective labor contracts, training agreements, non-competition agreements and confidentiality agreements, preparing employee manuals and drafting company rules and regulations, assisting in handling employee transfers, lay-offs and displacements in corporate acquisitions, liquidations and restructuring proceedings, advising on economic and other kinds of dismissal and lay-offs, advising on labor protection, work-related injuries and occupational disease and advising in resolution of labor disputes.

The Plus - Business Law Capacity:

Our affiliate firm has established and widespread expertise in all areas of business law in China. As a recognized leading PRC law firm in the corporate and commercial field, our affiliate firm serves both PRC and international clients successfully in various industries and are continuously involved in and advising on corporate commercial, securities & corporate listing, banking & project finance, infrastructure & real estate, foreign investment, mergers & acquisitions, maritime & logistics, resolution of civil, commercial and maritime dispute and all other areas of business law relevant to doing business in China.

Key Facts:

  • Locations: Shanghai, Hong Kong, Kunshan
  • Size: 43 Partners, 60 Associates
  • Business Law Practice  Areas: Labor & Employment, Mergers & Acquisitions, Securities & Corporate Listing, Banking & Project  Finance, Infrastructure & Real Estate, Foreign Investment, International Trade, Intellectual Property & Information Technology, Maritime & Logistics, Resolution of Civil, Commercial and Maritime Disputes.
  • Languages: English, Mandarin       

Listings/Rankings:

  • Listed as member of “Asia Pacific Legal 500” by  journals such as "Guide to Asia Pacific Legal 500", "Guide to Asia's Leading Law Firms", "Global Lawyer Community, World-Renowned Lawyers".
  • Recognized as "National Advanced Law Firm", "National Outstanding Law Firm", “Civilized Units of Municipal Level of Shanghai Municipality”, “Best Law Firm Recommended by China Chamber of International Commerce”, “Advanced Group of the Bureau of Justice” by Ministry of Justice P.R.C

Contact: china@laborlawplus.com