International Lawyers and Consultants.

Developed from a major global law firm in Beijing in 2002, MMLC provides legal and business services of the highest quality in relation to China and international intellectual property, technology, transactions/corporate and international trade.

"Matthew Murphy has extensive experience in the non-contentious intellectual property space, regularly advising clients on licensing and portfolio management matters, in addition to handling the IP aspects of their M&A operations. He offers additional expertise in handling trade mark and patent oppositions and litigation." - Chambers Global 2021.


Recent News and Updates

The Australian Olympic Committee has added MMLC's Matthew 
Murphy to its Pro Bono Legal Referral List for athletes and sporting
federations, for Tokyo 2021 and Beijing 2022 - 5 May 2021 [read more]
MMLC's Matt Murphy has been appointed an arbitrator with the 
respected Thailand Arbitration Centre - 5 May 2021 [read more]
MMLC's Matt Murphy has made the cut for Corporate and Technology 
Law in the 2022 Best Lawyers List - 14 April 2021 [read more]
The South China Morning Post has interviewed MMLC's Matt Murphy 
on Developments in Online Services Regulation in
China - 22 March 2021 [read more]
The Law Society for England and Wales has published an interview 
with MMLC's Matt Murphy on the use of English law in China and
Hong Kong - 11 March 2021 [read more]
World Intellectual Property Review has named MMLC's Matt Murphy 
as a Global Leader in IP in its latest WIPR Leaders 2021
Guide - 3 March 2021 [read more]
Chambers Global has ranked MMLC's Matt Murphy and team once 
again for China Intellectual Property and Trademark Law work in its
Global 2021 rankings guide - 19 February 2021 [read more]
MMLC's Matt Murphy quoted by the South China Morning Post on 
developments in China competition/anti-trust law - 25 January 2021
[read more]
The Maldives International Arbitration Centre has appointed Matt 
Murphy to its Primary List of Arbitrators - 5 January 2021 [read more]
Asia Law has named MMLC's Matt Murphy as one of the 30 people to 
watch in law in 2021 - 29 December 2020 [read more]
MMLC's Matthew Murphy quoted by the South China Morning Post on 
CFIUS's investigation of Tencent's gaming operations - 21 September
2020 [read more]
Juris has published a third edition of "Intellectual Property Laws of 
China" which includes an excellent chapter on Copyright Law by
MMLC's Matt Murphy and Yu Du - 23 June 2020 [read more]