King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) partner Stanley Zhou was named one of the 2016 China Client Choice Top 20 Lawyers by Asian Legal Business (ALB) for his excellent capability in banking and finance and wide recognition from the clients. ALB’s research team selected China’s Top 20 lawyers based on hundreds of online survey results from in-house legal counsel or managers/executives at a non-legal enterprise, or business consultants of third parties.
Stanley has extensive experience in various aspects of banking and finance, specializing in pre-IPO finance, privatization finance, cross-border M&A finance and other complex cross-border financing transactions. He is also well versed in foreign exchange administration, property finance, bank card and payment industry, and financial services in the Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone, advising clients on several significant transactions. Stanley is experienced in acting as leading counsel in major complex financing transactions, where his outstanding management of transactions brings success to the transaction and won him client recognition. In July, Stanley was named one of the Top 15 Rising Lawyers in China by ALB for his excellent performance.
Stanley said, “I’m so excited to gain another ALB award this year. I deeply appreciate the recognition and trust of the clients, and the support from KWM and our team. This award also marks our clients’ acknowledgement of our team’s profound expertise and unremitting efforts to leverage both international and domestic platforms.”