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 intellectual property litigation and transactions, technology, corporate, mergers and acquisitions, and international trade, arising in Greater China as well as globally.  Long term clients of MMLC include most members of the Global Fortune 500, as well as national, provincial and city governments.


"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.

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Recent News and Updates

MMLC's Matt Murphy has been quoted by Financial Times' Ignites 
Asia on Increased Geopolitical Risks for Asset Managers in
China and the Asia Pacific Region - 9 August 2022 [read more]
MMLC's Xia Yu reviews China's new Data Transfer 
Measures - 2 August 2022 [read more]
MMLC's Matthew Murphy has been appointed to the British Virgin 
Islands International Arbitration Centre's Panel of Arbitrators, effective
immediately.  Matthew is an active arbitrator, already serving on panels
with the HKIAC, CIETAC, AIAC, Beiing Arbitration Commission,
Thailand Arbitration Centre and the Maldives International Arbitration
Centre - 5 July 2022 [read more]
MMLC’s Matthew Murphy has been named an IP Leader, once again, in 
WIPR’s World IP Leaders Guide for 2022. Thank you WIPR and
contributors - 17 June 2022 [read more]
Asian Legal Business has ranked MMLC Group Tier 1 for Trademarks 
and Copyright, and Tier 2 for Patents, in its latest Asia wide IP
Rankings Guide - 20 May 2022 [read more]
MMLC's Matt Murphy has again been named as a leading Corporate 
and Technology lawyer by Best Lawyers in its latest
rankings - 21 April 2022 [read more]
MMLC's Fei Dang takes a look at China's Supreme Court's 
Interpretation of Aspects of the PRC Law Against Unfair
Competition - 15 April 2022 [read more]
MMLC's April China Update covering IP, tax, dispute resolution and FDI
- 1 April 2022 [read more]
The Financial Times' Ignites Asia has quoted MMLC's Matt Murphy in
an article on the US-China Economic Security Review Commission
Report and asset management - 16 December 2021 [read more]
The Financial Times' Ignites Asia has quoted MMLC's Matt Murphy on
China's new Foreign Sanctions Law - 16 June 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]