US firm Quarles & Brady to launch in Shanghai

Quarles & Brady has announced the launch of a new Shanghai presence – the firm’s first office outside the United States. John W Daniels Jr, chairman of Quarles & Brady, said: “Building upon the success and opportunities created by our China Law Group, this move, approved by the People’s Republic of China, marks Quarles & Brady’s eighth office and is the latest milestone in our efforts to expand into markets where our clients need us.” Fred Lautz, managing partner of Quarles & Brady and chair of its China Law practice stated, “Our presence in Shanghai provides substantial opportunities to serve both new and existing clients, including US companies which are already present in — or are planning to enter — China as well as Chinese companies expanding into the United States.”

US firm Quarles & Brady to launch in Shanghai Mon, Jan 24, 2011