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Jeremy Leifer is a partner in the Corporate Department, where he has practiced for more than 20 years.

Jeremy's practice encompasses private equity and mergers and acquisitions transactions, capital markets advisory and transactional matters, and regulatory and intermediaries licensing issues. His experience includes advising on Hong Kong Stock Exchange Listing Rules, including those relating to IPOs, and the Hong Kong Takeovers Code, as well as the related regulatory framework of which he has in-depth knowledge. Jeremy also advises clients on non-contentious employment matters.

His recent representations include:

  • Franshion Properties, a leading real estate developer in China listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, in the subscription of 20% interest in one of its real estate project companies by Warburg Pincus
  • Pacific Alliance on its pre-IPO investment into a PRC chemicals conglomerate
  • Pacific Alliance on its subscription for bonds and warrants in a Hong Kong Listed company.
  • Publicis Groupe on the acquisition of PR and communications events organizing businesses in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau and Singapore
  • Auchan as the controlling shareholder of Sun Art Retail Group Limited on the listing of Sun Art on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange
  • The restructuring of a PRC joint venture in the hypermarket sector with a market value of $4.5 billion
  • The acquisition by KPS Capital Partners of Furniture Brands under a US court supervised process under S.363 of the US Bankruptcy Code
  • Obtaining an SFC licence for asset management activities (Type 9 regulated activity) for a global fund of funds operating in Hong Kong

Ranked in Chambers Asia Pacific 2017 - Leading Individual