Company and investment law

Picozzi & Morigi Law Firm provides complete legal guidance to Italian and foreign clients wishing to enter or consolidate their presence in the Chinese market. Specifically, the Firm offers assistance in direct investment field, starting from choosing the most suitable corporate structure for client’s needs (representative office, joint venture, wholly foreign owned enterprise, etc.), to the establishment of governance structures, the start-up and the daily management. Due to strong links with Chinese industrial district, P&M Law Firm has gained wide experience in providing assistance to foreign enterprises setting their manufacturing business in China.

Mergers & Acquisitions and corporate restructuring

Picozzi & Morigi Law Firm assists its clients in managing business restructuring in China: merger & acquisition, bankruptcy, insolvency, conversion from a corporate structure to another, etc. Expertise covers any fiscal aspect, due diligence activities, contract drafting, negotiation with local authorities and institutions.

Commercial agreements

Picozzi & Morigi Law Firm supports its clients on all aspects of commercial and distribution sectors with and within China: outsourcing, supply, distribution, franchising, agency, sales license, etc. Services match the international markets and grant a full legal protection through drafting of the most suitable contractual arrangement paying special attention to the complexity administrative procedure required in China.

Intellectual Property

Picozzi & Morigi Law Firm has a wide experience in intellectual property sector. The Law Firm’s assistance, in accordance with local and specific legal regulations, covers the negotiation and drafting of transfer and license agreements, distribution, transfer of technologies and know how.

Labour law

Picozzi & Morigi provides assistance to Italian and international clients in the field of labour law, trade-union and welfare law, with particular reference to the international contest.

Litigation and arbitration

P&M Law Firm represents clients in court proceedings at all levels as well as before the major international arbitral institutions, also in partnership with highly qualified foreign and Chinese law firms as to any judicial matters of their own exclusive concern. In the pre-judicial phase, the assistance is aimed to allow clients to carefully evaluate pros and cons of a potential lawsuit compared to a extrajudicial solutions.

Environment Protection

Picozzi & Morigi Law Firm’s long-term European experience on environmental protection has proved valuable for the complex Chinese reality, whose legislation in this specific field is in continuous development and updating, overlooking brand new growing sector like renewable energy.