developed from a major international law firm in Beijing in 2002, to provide clients
with cost-effective, highly
confidential and results-driven legal and business services.
by ex-Freshfields Intellectual Property and M&A lawyer, Matthew Murphy, and Trade/Customs
consultant, Ellen Wang, the firm has represented most members of the Global Fortune 500 over the last thirteen
years in China and the Asia
Pacific region, as well as governments and successful start-ups.
MMLC has unsurpassed experience in a number of industries, including life sciences, fashion & retail, electronics
telecommunications, agribusiness, auto, heavy industrial, entertainment and fast moving consumer goods.
We are truly local experts with an international focus. All lawyers and consultants at MMLC
have worked in China since the 1990s and are Chinese speakers. All MMLC lawyers
and consultants have studied Chinese
law at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels, worked in local and international firms of repute, or inhouse as
international or China counsel.
We find solutions. We partner with our clients so that we are able to provide the best advice possible.
We work as business consultants
as well as lawyers, such that we can develop specialised legal solutions from a
We are passionate about our work. We are always learning and not afraid to take on new areas
for our clients,
or be creative in finding solutions.
We are highly specialised in the areas of Intellectual
Property and Technology, International Trade, M&A/Corporate,
Antitrust and Dispute Resolution. We win awards in these
areas, but we are more interested in seeing our clients win awards
for projects that we assist them with.