Practice Areas

Industrial Sectors

Fund Management and Asset Management
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Intellectual Property
  • WTO/International Trade
  • Banking and Financial
  • Capital Markets and Securities
  • Competition & Anti-trust
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Fund Management and Asset Management
  • Bankruptcy Reorganization and Disposal of Special Assets
  • Real Estate and Construction
  • Belt and Road/FDI
  • Tax Law
Fund Management and Asset Management
  • Entertainment & Media and Internet(TMT)
  • Health Industry
  • Energy, Infrastructure & Natural Resources
  • Automobile & Manufacturing
  • Education
  • Family Wealth Management & Inheritance

Fund Management and Asset Management

Hylands is one of the first law firms in China to provide legal services on fund management and asset management business. The business covers the establishment and filing of fund companies, the establishment of funds as well as full-process legal services of the four stages of fundraising, investment, management and exit. Hylands is also skillful at structural construction, feasibility study and risk management of asset management plans. Hylands provided and is providing a full range of high-quality legal services for many Chinese leading public and private funds and asset management programs.

The lawyers of the fund management and asset management team have rich theoretical knowledge and service experience. Some of them previously worked at domestic and foreign financial institutions and investment institutions. They are well-versed in the regulations and policies related to fund and asset management business, and keep abreast of the up-to-date industry information and related industrial policy changes. Keenly aware of the client needs, they provide clients with constructive and viable suggestions and solutions, and have been highly recognized by clients.


Service Area

Accreditation of fund managers

  • Conduct legal due diligence on the fund managers’ qualifications and issue legal opinions; assist the fund managers to formulate internal control rules and regulations.
  • Establishment and change of funds and product filing

  • Design and optimization of public fund and private fund structure; establishment of governance structure of limited companies, limited partnership system and the contract fund management structure; issue of legal advice on the compliance of establishment, issuance, fundraising and filing of funds; compliance review of fund operations; drafting of legal documents related to the establishment and filing of funds, including fundraising documents, fund contracts, risk notifications, etc.; assist in handling relevant approval and registration procedures; provide legal advice and legal opinions on the investment, management, and exit of fund investment projects during the operation of the fund, and provide legal support; provide advice on the liquidation and distribution of funds, and draft relevant legal documents.
  • Asset management plans

  • Issue legal opinions on the feasibility and compliance of the establishment of asset management products; advise on the structure of asset management products; draft and modify legal documents related to asset management plans including product description, subscription agreement, risk warning, trust contract, investment documents, and regulatory agreements; provide legal support for the approval and implementation of asset management plans; provide legal support for the termination, settlement, and delivery of asset management plans.
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