Please be informed that we have relocated our office to below Address since 11 November 2017

Level 46, 680 George Street Sydney NSW 2000

PO Box 21386 WORLD SQUARE NSW 2002

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Jurisbridge is an independent law firm in Australia with a growing establishment in China.

Our firm has established its reputation in Australia and continues to grow in local depth. Meanwhile we are building our presence in the Asia Pacific region. Our existing networks in China would give us a competitive advantage in understanding local challenges and navigating through regional complexity.

We recognise that our clients come from different cultural backgrounds so that each of them would be provided with tailored services. A proactive and personable approach is taken in dealing with our clients. We strive to offer our clients with legal advice that is plain, simple and concise.

Overview
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Expertise

JurisBridge Legal has particular expertise in commercial law. Typically knowledgeable and experienced across the practice areas of corporate and commercial law, property law and taxation law, our teams are working side by side with our partners who have over a decade of legal experience in Australia. We combine quality and creativity, with the ability to get the right and suitable results through innovative solutions.

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Service

We are committed to deliver high-quality and consistent legal services to our clients. Our belief is to put our clients’ needs at the centre of everything we say and do. We bring unique insights to clients seeking to navigate the cultural and regulatory complexities of doing business in Australia and in China. We provide multilingual services in English, Mandarin and Cantonese which enable us to better understand our client’s commercial imperatives.

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Diversity

Inclusiveness is a core value that shapes the way Jurisbridge runs as a law firm. We have talents from various social backgrounds. Concrete steps have been taken in investing in talent to make our firm more inclusive. Learning and understanding are key to unlock opportunities. The diversity in our firm gives us an international perspective. We are passionate about challenging the market to create a shared future together.

Our Team

Our team embodies the following qualities:

Lawyers at Jurisbridge are regularly participating in professional legal training to ensure that we always deliver up-to-date legal advice to our client in a way they value. Our team consists of qualified lawyers who are fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese. With such talents, no message is lost in translation.

Solicitors

Jurisbridge Legal

Profile

Jurisbridge Legal

T: +612 8355 3738 M: +61 408 109 025 E: derek.xu@jurisbridgelegal.com.au

AREAS OF PRACTISE

Corporate and commercial, property, merger and acquisition, commercial arbitration, renewable energy and dispute resolution

QUALIFICATIONS

Admitted as a solicitor in NSW Australia and China

Mediator of Shanghai International Arbitration Centre

EDUCATION

Master Degree of Laws and Legal Practice (MLLP)

Master of Laws Degree (LL.M)

Bachelor of Laws Degree (LL.B)

WORKING LANGUAGE

English, Mandarin (Native)

RECENT WORKING EXPERIENCE

    1.

    Acting for Aqualand in acquisition of St Leonards project, Turramurra project and Macquarie Park project;

    2.

    Acting for China Construction Design International (CCDI) in giving legal opinion regarding its assets in Oceania for its potential IPO, and acting as an independent director of CCDI’s branch in Oceania;

    3.

    Acting for CCDI in due diligence investigation of Inhabit Limited’s Australian assets as part of CCDI’s global asset acquisition transaction;

    4.

    Acting for United Real Estate’s joint venture matter in Sydney Australia;

    5.

    Acting for Macrolink Real Estate in acquisition of interest of high-end apartment project located in Macquarie Street, Sydney, including joint venture agreement, lending and finance, etc.;

    6.

    Acting for Goldwind Austrralia in White Rock Wind Farm project, including acquiring land property and applying for FIRB approval;

    7.

    Acting for China Energy Conservation and Environmental Protection Group (CECEP) in obtaining FIRB approval in acquisition of a renewable energy project in Australia;

    8.

    Acting for Supay/Paybang in its sale of business and shares to Alipay;

    9.

    Acting for Australian developer Thirdi Group in giving legal opinion regarding acquisition and development, bank financing, property construction and sale;

    10.

    Acting for Sunshine Insurance Group in acquisition of The Vintage Golf Club, including due diligence investigation, contract terms negotiation and completion, and acting as an independent director in Sunshine Insurance’s Australian branch;

    11.

    Acting for CCDI in acquisition of Australian top construction company PTW, including conducting due diligence investigations, negotiating and drafting Share Sale Agreement, and preparing for handing over of official documents;

    12.

    Acting for AEX listed company CYU’s majority shareholder Yunnan Copper (Group) Co., Ltd in providing legal opinion regarding its share repurchase plan, and assisting Yunnan Copper (Group) Co., Ltd to obtain FIRB approval;

    13.

    Providing general advice to Air China, China Eastern Airline and Hainan Airline;

    14.

    Setting up Australian subsidiaries for Hainan Airline, Greenland, Hailiang Group, and other large Chinese companies;

    15.

    Acting for Hosea International, Greenland, CECEP, Air China, China Eastern Airline and China Union Pay in commercial lease matters;

    16.

    Acting for private investor in acquisition of a commercial building 414 Elizabeth Street Sydney and The Heaven Inn hotel in Glebe;

    17.

    Acting for private investor in acquisition of a commercial building 80 George St Parramatta.

Tel: +612 8355 3731 Mob: 61 416268681 Email: paul.xue@jurisbridgelegal.com.au

AREAS OF PRACTISE

Immigration, Administrative Law & AAT, Federal Court and High Court Appeals

QUALIFICATIONS

Admitted as a solicitor in NSW Australia

EDUCATION

Juris Doctor

WORKING LANGUAGE

English, Mandarin (Native)

RECENT WORKING EXPERIENCE

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    Advised various major corporate clients on international HR recruitment and relocation on visa related issues; including large scale energy and infrastructure projects, residential and commercial real estate development projects and other major investment projects;

    2.

    Advised Australian clients on 457 and ENS employer compliance and employee work conditions compliance;

    3.

    Assist employers with sponsorship and nomination applications and employees with their visa applications and follow-up services;

    4.

    Advised high net-worth clients from China and other countries with their business migration application and investment services;

    5.

    Advised client with review applications at the AAT, Federal Court and High Court with their immigration related litigation matter and achieved satisfying results;

    6.

    Advised clients on skilled migration, student, partner and other family visas with great outcomes.

T: +612 8355 3730 Mobile: +61 433 072 198 Email: chrissy.ji@jurisbridgelegal.com.au

AREAS OF PRACTISE

Projects and Infrastructure, Real Estate, Corporate and Commercial, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Governance and Advisory

QUALIFICATIONS

Admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of Victoria

Solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales

Solicitor of the High Court of Australia

EDUCATION

The University of Melbourne, Bachelor of Laws (Honours)

WORKING LANGUAGE

English, Mandarin (Native)

RECENT WORKING EXPERIENCE

    1.

    Advising and acting for Sunshine Insurance in relation to its acquisition of the Vintage Golf Course and Chateau Élan hotel business, including drafting due diligence report, contract review, negotiation and exchange, preparing various transaction documents for completion;

    2.

    Advising and acting for an overseas investor in its acquisition of Sydney Conference and Training Centre in Ingleside NSW;

    3.

    Advising and acting for an overseas investor in its acquisition of a commercial building in Elizabeth Street, Surry Hills;

    4.

    Advising and acting for an overseas investor in its acquisition of a building and a motel business in Glebe NSW;

    5.

    Advising and acting for a developer in its acquisition of five parcels of lands in Neutral Bay for property development;

    6.

    Advising an overseas investor in relation to its several joint property development projects in Pyrmont, Redfern and Kellyville, Sydney , including drafting shareholders agreements, unit holders agreements, development management agreements and loan agreements;

    7.

    Advising Shenglong Group (Australia) in relation to its several property acquisition projects in Sydney CBD, Macquarie Park, and Lindfield, including conducting due diligence and lease review works;

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    Advising foreign investors in relation to its acquisitions of farms in NSW;

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    Drafting off-the-plan sale contracts, including drafting strata management statement, community management statement and strata by-laws;

    10.

    Acting for Hosea International Limited (as landlord’s solicitor) in relation to all lease matters of the commercial building located at 1 York Street, Sydney NSW;

    11.

    Advising Greenland (Australia) Investment Pty Limited in relation to its various office leasing matters;

    12.

    Acting for THTF Australia Mining Pty Limited in relation to its various office leasing matters;

    13.

    Advising and acting for CCDI in its acquisition of an Australian top tier architecture firm PTW, including due diligence investigation, setting up purchase entity and preparation of other transaction documents for completion;

    14.

    Advising a private company in bidding Four Seasons Hotel in Sydney;

    15.

    Advising and acting for Yunnan Copper Corporation, the largest shareholder of CYU (ASX code) in a share buy-back scheme and related FIRB application;

    16.

    Advising Air China (Australian branch), China Eastern Airlines (Australian branch) and Hainan Airlines (Australian branch) on their corporate governance and regulatory compliance with Air Industrial’s standards and requirements;

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    Conducting a large volume property transaction matters (New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland)

Phone: +612 8355 3737 Mobile: +61 432 375 981 Email: melissa.chhour@jurisbridgelegal.com.au

AREAS OF PRACTISE

Property Law, Commercial Law & Development Projects

QUALIFICATIONS

Admitted as a solicitor in NSW Australia

Authorised EDR stamping agent

EDUCATION

LL.B, B.BUS, GDLP

WORKING LANGUAGE

English

RECENT WORKING EXPERIENCE

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    Carriage of all stages in developer projects including preparing master contract, negotiate terms of contract with purchaser lawyers, attending to exchange, liaising with financiers in project funding, project sales reporting and attending to settlement;

    2.

    Review and advice on property documentation, including strata plans, section 88B instruments, strata and community management statements and development consents;

    3.

    Conducting residential property transactions in New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland;

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    Acting for purchasers/vendors in residential, rural land and commercial property purchase transactions;

    5.

    Acting for developers in the sale of off-the-plan, vacant land, house and land package and mixed use developments;

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    Due diligence in large scale property acquisitions;

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Expertise

Jurisbridge Legal is based in Sydney and has representative offices in Shanghai and Beijing. We strive to tailor our services to meet local and foreign clients’ needs in the rapidly changing global business market. Our lawyers have expertise in various practice areas. We work as a team to assist every single client in deals and cases where our client’s interest lies. We aim to offer comprehensive legal advice so that to ensure the best interests of our clients.

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Corporate Law & Commercial Law

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IPOs

Corporate Law & Commercial Law

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Corporate Investment

Corporate Law & Commercial Law

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Foreign Purchasers | Australian Residents

Conveyancing & Property Law

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Purchase of Business with Land Interest

Conveyancing & Property Law

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Property Development

Conveyancing & Property Law

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Commercial Lease - Office Building & Other Leases

Conveyancing & Property Law

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Civil Litigation

Civil Law

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Shareholders' Disputes

Civil Law

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Contract Disputes

Civil Law

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Property Preservation

Civil Law

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Debt Collection

Civil Law

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Renewable Energy

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Wind or Hydro Power Projects

Renewable Energy

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Solar Power Projects

Renewable Energy

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Carbon Emissions Trading

Renewable Energy

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VISA Application & Immigration

Immigration Law

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Employment Agreement & Disputes

Employment Law

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Trade Mark

Intellectual Property

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Copyright

Intellectual Property

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Patent

Intellectual Property

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Notary Public

Notary Public

Career

Qualified lawyers

PLT/Graduate

汇桥对员工的培训不仅仅着眼于其业务专业性,还注重对于法律法规和政策的更新。我们为员工提供明确的激励机制,我们的员工乐于接受挑战。汇桥将为您提供一个施展才能的平台。

Please send your resume to: info@jurisbridgelegal.com.au

OUR NEWS

Firm News

JurisBridge has advised Aqualand in its $54 million acquisition of a project in Macquarie Park

汇桥律师事务所(JurisBirdge)为升龙集团(Acqualand)收购麦考瑞公园项目(约5400万澳元)提供全面法律服务

JurisBridge is appointed to act for CNPay an Australian business arm of WeChat pay

汇桥律师事务所(JurisBirdge)被指定为CNPay提供法律服务 (CNPay是微信支付的澳大利亚代理)

JurisBridge has acted for Macrolink Real Estate in its joint venture with Landream and its investment in Circular Quay project

汇桥律师事务所(JurisBirdge)为新华联房地产集团(Macrolink Real Estate)与Landream的合资合作以及其在Circular Quay的投资项目提供各类法律服务

JurisBridge has advised Shanghai United Real Estate in its joint venture in Australia and acquisition of Bathurst St project

汇桥律师事务所(JurisBirdge)为上海联合地产集团在澳洲的合资合作及收购Bathurst St项目提供法律服务

JurisBridge has advised Hainan Airline in setting up its Australian presence

汇桥律师事务所(JurisBirdge)为海南航空公司在澳设立分支机构提供法律服务

JurisBridge has acted for Aqualand in its acquisition of St Leonards project and Turramurra project

汇桥律师事务所(JurisBirdge)为升龙集团(Aqualand)收购St Leonards 和Turramurra项目提供法律服务

JurisBridge has acted for Sunshine Insurance in acquisition of The Vintage Golf Club and Chateau Elan hotel

汇桥律师事务所(JurisBirdge)为阳光保险集团收购收购澳大利亚The Vintage高尔夫球场与Chateau Elan酒店项目提供法律服务

JurisBridge has advised a private investor in its acquisition of a commercial building in Parramatta

汇桥律师事务所(JurisBirdge)为私人投资人收购位处Parramatta的一处办公楼提供法律服务

JurisBridge has acted for CCDI in few projects including acquisition of PTW and acquisition of some interest of Inhabit Limited

汇桥律师事务所(JurisBirdge)为中建国际(CCDI)在多个项目中提供法律服务,包括收购澳洲顶级建筑公司PTW以及收购Inhabit公司的部分资产

JurisBridge is appointed by Air China, China Eastern Airline and Hainan Airline to provide general legal services

汇桥律师事务所(JurisBirdge)为国航、东航、海航等提供日常法律服务

JurisBridge has advised Paybang (Alipay’s Australian business arm) in several commercial matters

汇桥律师事务所为Paybang (阿里巴巴支付宝的澳大利亚业务代理) 代理多项商业项目

Sydney

 Postal Address:

PO Box 21386 WORLD SQUARE NSW 2002

DX 11586 SYDNEY DOWNTOWN

 Address:

Level 46, 680 George Street, SYDNEY NSW 2000

  Phone:

+ 61 02 8355 3737

  Fax:

+ 61 02 8090 2663

 Email:

info@jurisbridgelegal.com.au


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