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With a population of nearly 20 million, Shanghai is one of the world’s largest and busiest cities. It has some of the most modern architectural and transit systems co-existing with ancient sites. Shanghai has the capacity to easily welcome Western guests and to provide all the amenities of a cosmopolitan city. Davis Wright’s  lawyers and staff are  bilingual and ready to assist clients and other visitors during their visit to Shanghai.

Shanghai is the commercial center of the PRC and nearly all major U.S. corporations are represented here. Davis Wright has nearly 20 years' experience working in Shanghai and being part of the "economic miracle" the city represents.

In addition to attorneys, our Shanghai team includes legal consultants and translators, plus our experienced non-legal staff members who are all bilingual.

We hire from a diverse group of legal professionals, many with both Chinese and U.S. legal training. The majority of our attorneys are admitted to U.S. bars and are well-versed in Western business practices. We work with a number of U.S. law schools and recruiters in both the U.S. and China as well as Hong Kong, and from personal referrals by colleagues to hire the most professional and skilled legal staff. For further details on our hiring process please contact , Office Administrator, or , Administrative Supervisor. We are prepared to interview in the U.S. or Shanghai.

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