Asia lawyers forecast market upturn after landmark leadership changeover in China
International law firms in Asia are eyeing an increase in market activity following the change in China's leadership, citing a possible return to investment by the country's largest companies. This month saw the confirmation of Xi Jinping as China's new president, succeeding Hu Jintao after almost 10 years at the top of the Communist Party. Jintao's presidency will formally come to an end in March next year, with many lawyers in the region believing the succession will lead to a revival in work levels.
Once-in-a-decade China leadership shift prompts hopes of revival for corporate and capital markets
This premium content is reserved for
Legal Week Subscribers.
A PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION PROVIDES:
- Trusted insight, news and analysis from the UK and across the globe
- Connections to senior business lawyers within the leading law firms and legal departments
- Unique access to ALM's unrivalled, market-leading reporting in the US and Asia and cutting-edge research, including Legal Week's UK Top 50 and Global 100 rankings
- The Legal Week Daily News Alert, Editor's Highlights, and Breaking News digital newsletters and more, plus a choice of over 70 ALM newsletters
- Optimized access on all of your devices: desktop, tablet and mobile
- Complete access to the site's full archive of more than 56,000 articles
Already have an account? Sign In Now
For enterprise-wide or corporate enquiries, please contact Paul Reeves on Preeves@alm.com or call on +44 (0) 203 875 0651