The signing ceremony of merger agreement between Union Law Firm and DOCVIT Law Firm was successfully held

Source:   Time: 2017-07-24 15:29:40  Author:

On the morning of November 4th , 2016, the signing ceremony of the merger agreement was held by the Beijing Union Law Firm and Beijing DOCVIT Law Firm. The signing ceremony was successfully held at the 56th floor of Fortune Financial Center. The founding partner of Union Law Firm and director Yun Dahui and some partners attended the ceremony. Liu Guangchao, a founding partner and director of DOCVIT Law Firm, attended the meeting.

At the meeting, director of Union Law Firm Yun Dahui and director of DOCVIT Law Firm Liu Guangchao introduced the development, service fields and personnel businesses of the two firms, respectively. Subsequently, two directors delivered a brief speech.

In the speech, the director Yun Dahui expressed that the formal merger of Union and DOCVIT symbolized the significant change in the career of Union and it also opened the new journey of the development of such two law firms. I would like to thank the director Liu Guangchao and DOCVIT team for the efficient communication so that the merger can proceed smoothly and thank the members of the Union team for their high degree of recognition and trust upon this decision. With the efforts of all, we made this common choice. For the common ideal and feeling, everybody has come together. The future is full of hopes and everybody shall make efforts together; the new DOCVIT is expected to enter the front end and upstream of the industry.

Director Liu Guangchao said that the merger of DOCVIT and Union was a meaningful event for the firm and industry, and it was also an exploration for development mode, which was a new beginning for both law firms. Thank for director Yun Dahui and Union team's full trust, thanks to the opportunities given by the era. With the excellent and tidy team, Union is a standard, aspirant and responsible law firm. Mutual respect and appreciating each other are the footstone for the successful merger of such two firms. We will work together towards a higher goal in the era of coexistence of opportunities and challenges. Everybody is expected to seek common points while reserving difference, be inclusive and insistent and make unremitting efforts to create the new era of DOCVIT together.

Finally, Yun Dahui and Liu Guangchao signed the Merger Agreement and related documents on behalf of both sides. In the applause, we opened the champagne for celebrating the ending of signing ceremony.

Previously, on July 29th , 2016, DOCVIT has been merged with Beijing Canway Law Firm and Jiacheng & Taihe. With the further merger with Union, DOCVIT has basically realized the appropriate scale and its development has entered into the new stage. 

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Beijing Docvit Law Firm (Docvit in short), which was established in 2003, is one of the few earliest law firms instituted as a corporation rather than partnership in China. Aimed at building a high quality law firm with professional competence, Docvit fostered innovation under its unique system of operating as a large-scale corporation. Benefited with its core-competitiveness, such as international insights and full IT application management mode, to name some of them, Docvit pursued cross-border development and established an image of high-end brand in a industrialized market. In 2015, Docvit was ushered into a “3.0 era” of moderate-scale development, which witnessed the gradual formation of nation-wide and world-wide layout with the start-up of branch offices in Tianjin, Jinan, Shenzhen, Shanghai, Chengdu, Taiyuan, Hong Kong, London and other places in succession.
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Over the years, business and brand of DOCVIT have matured and won the "Special Contribution Award of All China Lawyers Association", "Excellent Law Firm in Beijing", "Excellent Law Firm in Chaoyang District", ALB2016 Asia Top Ten Elite Law Firm, 2018 Outstanding Law Firm Award by China Business Law Journal, etc.