The Shanghai office established in July 2011, in the international economic, financial and trade center of China in the well-known Nanjing Road West—made Reed Smith one of the largest 20 firms in Asia. This location allows us to continue to strengthen our client-service capabilities in multiple practice areas and industries. Our Shanghai lawyers represent clients in matters involving general corporate, cross-border investment, mergers and acquisitions, debt restructuring, financing, intellectual property, import & export control, labor issues, hotel management, and litigation and arbitration. We are recognized independently as leaders in many fields including, global regulatory enforcement, energy, trade & commodities, product liability, media & technology, shipping and healthcare & life sciences.