Sino-Global Legal Alliance (SGLA), the first transnational legal alliance in China was established in September 2007. It consists of Hogan Lovells, which is a global law firm and one of the leading international law firms in China, and 19 top-tier regional PRC firms. SGLA has a presence in Beijing, Changsha,?Chengdu, Chongqing, Dalian, Guangzhou, Hongkong, Jinan, Kunming, Lanzhou, Shanghai, Shenyang, Shenzhen, Tianjin, Wuhan, Xi'an and Xiamen.

Each of the SGLA domestic member firms is a recognized leader in a region of China. All of them are experts in their respective local jurisdictions and they share a similar objective of structuring their internal resources to maximize the benefits of clients. As part of membership requirements, members must have outstanding client-retention rates and as the legal industry continues to develop in China, these firms are standing in the forefront in improving their management techniques. By sharing and implementing industry best-practices as well as cooperating on projects, SGLA member firms are consistently outperforming their competition. The collaboration on internal innovation permeates through continuing professional development (CPD) to case management systems and management structures.

With over 3100 lawyers, who are internationally or domestically certified, working for members firms, SGLA is the only platform that can supply comprehensive internationaland domestic legal services across China. Moreover, Hogan Lovells, one of the founding members of SGLA, has over 40 global offices, which allows SGLA to supply advanced legal services to Chinese enterprises that are expanding internationally or plan to do so. ?However your business relates to China, SGLA can provide the best local expertise with the highest professional standards.