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JunHe Wins IFLR Asia-Pacific Awards 2023


On March 23, 2023, The International Financial Law Review (IFLR), a well-known legal media journal, held their Asia Pacific Awards 2023 ceremony in Singapore. JunHe won the following awards: 


M&A firm of the year 

Debt firm of the year 


DEAL OF THE YEAR: High yield 


Since its inception, JunHe’s corporate and M&A practice areas have maintained a leading position amongst other law firms. Due to its excellent performance and positive word of mouth among clients, JunHe’s corporate and M&A and capital market practices have been recognized as Band 1 by legal media companies such as Chambers for many years.


51job take-private financing

51job’s take-private financing was recognized as the Loan Deal of the Year. JunHe advised the company throughout the whole process on the take-private merger. The take-private of 51job was another major privatization of a listed company on which JunHe has advised in recent years, following the successful take-private transactions of 58.com, Taibang Biologic and Sina. The project was led by JunHe partners ZHOU, Hui (Nelson) and Lixin Cui, and primarily undertaken by partners YUAN, Yifeng (Vincent), GUO, Tao and QIAO, Zheyuan (Jacqueline)

DEAL OF THE YEAR: High yield 

Guangzhou R&F Properties exchange offer

The Guangzhou R&F Properties exchange offer was recognized as the High Yield Deal of the Year. This transaction was the biggest debt restructuring of a listed real estate company in Asia, and JunHe acted as the domestic legal counsel to the solicitation agents (including J.P. Morgan) and advised on PRC laws. The legal services provided by JunHe included assisting with the internal and external approvals of the project, communicating with the regulatory authorities, advising on domestic legal issues, and issuing PRC legal opinions. The transaction has allowed R&F Properties to extend its debt maturity, enhance its risk prevention capabilities and improve its cash flow management, further increasing market confidence. The project was led by JunHe partner YU, Yongqiang (YY) and primarily undertaken by SHI, Yun

JunHe is the only Chinese law firm to be admitted as a member of Lex Mundi and Multilaw, two international networks of independent law firms. JunHe and selected top law firms in major European and Asian jurisdictions are “best friends.” Through these connections, we provide high quality legal services to clients doing business throughout the world.
As the first carbon neutrality fund sponsored by a law firm in China, the BAF Carbon Neutrality Special Fund was jointly established by JunHe and the Beijing Afforestation Foundation (BAF) to promote carbon neutral initiatives, and encourage social collaboration based on the public fundraising platform to mobilize engagement in public welfare campaigns.