ESTABLISHED IN 2003
Founding Partner: Liu Guangchao
Number of partners: 80
Number of associates: 350
Beijing DOCVIT Law Firm, founded in 2003, is China’s earliest professional and large-scale law firm brand with corporatisation as its management feature. With the innovation of corporatisation, large-scale operations, industrialised market expertise, international vision, information management and cross-border development as its core competitiveness, DOCVIT is committed to building a high-quality and powerful law firm.
In 2015, DOCVIT entered the 3.0 era of moderate-scale development, with offices in Shanghai, Shenzhen, Tianjin, Jinan, Taiyuan, Harbin, Haikou, Chengdu, Hong Kong, London, New York, Singapore and other places established one after another, gradually forming a national and global layout.
DOCVIT focuses on high-end legal affairs, prior legal affairs and strategic legal affairs, with financial capital and a large-scale comprehensive project legal practice as its two core businesses, adhering to combining the modularisation of legal services and the industrialisation of service domains, and has formed a matrix-type three-dimensional business pattern. DOCVIT has long provided legal services to state-owned enterprises, financial institutions and large and medium-sized private enterprises. It has become one of the leading law firms in China in such fields as private equity funds, asset management bonds, mergers and restructuring, real estate, infrastructure, international investment, overseas listings, and high-end dispute resolution.
DOCVIT attaches great importance to public welfare and academic contributions, and fulfils social responsibilities. It is the only council member of the two top think tanks, the Chinese Economists 50 Forum and the Chinese Finance 40 Forum, in the legal field. DOCVIT is also a council member of the Insurance Asset Management Association of China, National Association of Financial Market Institutional Investors, and the Market Economy Research Association of the Central Party School. Many DOCVIT partners have long served as representatives of people’s congresses at all levels, and members of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, and have served as arbitrators in the China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission, and Beijing and other local arbitration commissions for many years.
Since its establishment, DOCVIT has won a good reputation with clients and the industry. It has successively won National Excellent Law Firm, Beijing Excellent Law Firm, Chaoyang District Excellent Law Firm, Special Contributions Award by the National Lawyers Association, ALB Asia’s Top 10 Fine Law Firms, ALB Law Firm Pioneers of the Year Award, Business Law Magazine’s Annual Outstanding Law Firm Award and other honours. It’s also included in the first issue of Benchmark Litigation in China.
Key Practice Areas
Corporate; Disputes resolution; Financial services; Capital markets; Competition and antitrust; Real estate and construction; Environment, energy and resources; Intellectual property; Criminal law practice; International business; Technology, telecommunications and internet; Maritime; Tax; Marriage and family affairs and family wealth management; Legal adviser to administration and government; Bankruptcy, reorganisation and liquidation.
Beijing Head Offices
56/F, Fortune Financial Center
No. 5 East Third Ring Middle Road
Chaoyang District, Beijing 100020, China
Telephone: +86 10 8586 1018/28/38
Room 1105, Zhongrongdasha Building
No. 1088, Pudong South Road
Shanghai 200120, China
Telephone: +86 21 5030 8978
Building 4 No. 401-404,
Excellence City Phase I
Zhongkang Road, Shangmeilin
Futian District, Shenzhen 518031, China
Telephone: +86 755 2361 2604
Fl. 71, Jin Ta Office building
World Financial Center, Tianjin 300000, China
Telephone: +86 22 6030 3800
Fl. 17, Global fortune center
No. 156 Jing Qi Road, Shi Zhong District
Jinan 250000, China
Telephone: +86 531 5965 8018
9/F, Block B, Guoan Building
Dongyi Second Lane, Jinyang street
Xiaodian District, Taiyuan 030031, China
Telephone +86 351 6022 777
No. 13,Office Building, Harbin Institute of
Technology Headquarters Building
398 Changjiang Road, Nangang District
Harbin 150090, China
Telephone: +86 451 8708 0001
Room 403, 4F, Global Trade Window Building
15A Guoxing Avenue
Haikou 570203, Hainan, China
Telephone: +86 898 6539 1760