Cleary Wins 4 ‘Deal of the Year’ Awards from China Business Law Journal

January 24, 2017

Cleary Gottlieb was recognized by China Business Law Journal for four enormous and complex deals that broke records in China.

Each year, the publication highlights “Deals of the Year” that showcase Chinese economic transactions and reflect “the most sophisticated efforts by legal counsel.”

The notable matters that Cleary has advised on in 2016 include:

  • Overseas Mergers & Acquisitions; Technology, Media and Telecommunications: Apex Technology’s acquisition of Lexmark International
  • Energy; Overseas Mergers & Acquisitions: Sinopec’s acquisition of a stake in SIBUR 
  • Debt Capital Market: The Republic of Korea Panda bond
  • Overseas Mergers & Acquisitions; Technology: ChemChina’s acquisition of Syngenta 

In 2015, the firm was also recognized for our work on five of China Business Law and FinanceAsia’s “Deals of the Year.”

To learn more about the 2016 “Deals of the Year” honorees, click here.