If you or your friends are facing criminal charges in China, it is critical that you consult with a local criminal defense lawyer immediately so that prompt measures can be taken to protect the best legal rights and freedom of you or your friends in China.

Our Advice

Once a person being arrested or detained under criminal charges in China, during the whole criminal judicial process, any relatives or friends are not allowed to visit or make any contacts with the detainees. For foreign detainee, officers from his or her embassy/consulate can make the visit, however these officers are not allowed to exchange any information related to the accused crime with the detainee or provide any legal service the detainee being desperately needed.

Therefore, it is important to retain a criminal defense lawyer for the detainee as early as possible. This can, on the one hand, give us lawyers a better position in the whole legal procedure before it exacerbates. The earlier we lawyers involving in, the better chance we find and build the ground for acquittal or sentence reduction; On the other hand, supporting and helping form family and friends are very important for foreign detainees far away from home.

Our Advantages

♦  Our lawyers are familiar with Chinese legal system and the special situation related to aliens facing criminal charges in China;

♦  Our primary concern of defending is to seek the proper arguments and legal basis suitable for each and every case, in order to persuade the decision-makers to make the decision in our client’s favor;

♦  We have wide-range connection with the judicial system in Shanghai and other major cities in China;

♦  We have kept good and deep contacts with most of the foreign Embassies and Consulates in China by providing legal services to their embassies/consulates, foreign agencies and enterprises, their citizens in China;

♦  We also have channels of media resources which would also be very useful when it deems to be necessary.

Our Service

We are experienced in handling criminal cases as follows:

♦  White Collar Crime: Embezzlement, Bribery, Fraud, Extortion, Computer Crimes, Money Laundering, Racketeering, Counterfeiting, etc.;

♦  Property Crime: Theft/Armed Robbery, Burglary, Home Invasion, etc.;

♦  Violent Crime: Murder / Homicide, Assault & Battery, Domestic Violence, Rape, Terrorist Threats, Illegal Possession of Weapons, Vehicular Manslaughter, Hate Crimes, Kidnapping, etc.;

♦  Drug Crime: Smuggling, Possession, Transportation/Distribution, Manufacture/Sales, etc.

 Introduction of Criminal Procedures in China