25 June 2018 – Hong Kong law firm JC Legal announces today its affiliation with Rooney Nimmo, an international corporate law firm based in New York, London, Edinburgh and San Francisco, to grow its practice in the United States and the European Union. The move enhances the cross-border capacities of JC Legal beyond its strength in Asia and brings together legal professionals across the continents for clients extending their global reach from Hong Kong.
Janice Chew, Principal of JC Legal, welcomes the collaboration, “Rooney Nimmo shares our philosophy of providing legal solutions with an entrepreneurial approach. On top of our solid experience in Hong Kong, China, Malaysia and the United Kingdom, their expertise in corporate finance in the United States, the United Kingdom and the European Union will add tremendous value to businesses growing beyond Asia to tap into mature markets. We look forward to the affiliation integrating our respective specialties and networks to render all-round support to our clients in dynamic business environments.”
Allan Rooney, Founding Partner of Rooney Nimmo in New York, said, “We are excited to join forces with JC Legal in Hong Kong. Expanding our legal services to include additional Asia coverage is a natural extension of the strong cross-border expertise that our clients value so highly. Janice Chew has built a great practice with a team of outstanding lawyers who share our vision of providing top-class legal services to a growing base of international clients. Together we are able to provide seamless business and legal advice to our clients across jurisdictions.”
About JC Legal
JC Legal is a dynamic law firm in Hong Kong with lawyers practising in Hong Kong, the Chinese mainland, Malaysia and the United Kingdom. We specialise in a range of corporate and cross-border matters including commercial and civil litigation, dispute resolution, commercial transactions, compliance and intellectual property.
About Rooney Nimmo
Rooney Nimmo is an international corporate law firm based in New York, London, Edinburgh and San Francisco. Our lawyers represent a wide range of clients around the world, including established multinational public corporations, emerging start-up enterprises, investment funds, financial institutions, governments, educational institutions and non-profit entities. We have lawyers admitted in the US, the UK, Germany, Hong Kong and Australia.