Simmons & Simmons (Beijing)

Davis Wang

Simmons & Simmons (Beijing)
Lawyer (Partner)

With over 20+ years of experience, Davis is a veteran of the China legal industry participating both in the rapid rise of inbound investment into China, and more recently the flood of Chinese investors expanding abroad. As Microsoft’s first in-house counsel in China, Davis is one of the leading TMT legal practitioners in China, with a long record of serving multinational Internet and technology companies, start-ups, venture capital and private equity investors, and telcos with their investments and operations in China. Davis also devotes a big portion of his practice towards asset management and investment funds, advising on the formation of offshore funds, formation of RMB funds and private equity and venture capital direct investments in China and beyond. Davis has also done numerous deals advising Chinese clients on investments in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia-Pacific. Davis is ranked by Chambers in 2014 for his outstanding work in the TMT sector. Client notes that "he is always quick to react to things, and is efficient." He is also recommended in Legal 500 for PE & VC as well as Corporate and M&A. Owing to his depth of expertise and great client work, Simmons was recognised as the Best Law Firm in Fund-Raising by 21st Century Business Herald in 2013.

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Davis Wang, Eric Lin, Jingyuan Shi The Chinese MOFCOM publishes details of three administrative penalties imposed for breaches of the merger control rules (Western Digital / Ziguang)


Welcome guidance provided on MOFCOM’s fining practices with the publication for the first time of penalties imposed for breaches of the merger control rules. On 08 December of 2014, the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China (MOFCOM) published on its website details of three (...)

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