The real estate and construction disputes practice is traditionally one of King & Wood Mallesons’s (KWM) areas of strength
KWM’s real estate and construction dispute resolution team is a prominent leader in the relevant market.
With extensive experience in domestic and overseas litigation and arbitration in real estate and construction disputes, KWM will provide clients with constructive and practical legal advice and solutions.
The KWM team has represented many well-known clients from various industries in large and complex infrastructure litigation and arbitration matters. KWM represented clients in real estate transfer disputes, real estate joint ventures and joint development, real estate and construction finance and investment financing contracts, grant and transfer of land use rights, construction contracts, design and supervision contracts, EPC general contracts for new energy projects, property management, and infrastructure.
With over twenty years of experience in dispute resolution, the KWM team has extensive knowledge of the complex laws and commercial and regulatory policies in the real estate and construction industry. We have won favourable results for clients in many major complex real estate and construction litigation and arbitration cases. The team is committed to providing premium legal services to help clients reach the best resolution possible and achieve their business objectives.
Our real estate and construction dispute resolution team is a leader in international commercial arbitration and has dealt with many influential cross-border project disputes. The team has extensive experience in representing clients in arbitration proceedings of Chinese and international arbitration bodies in Mainland China, Hong Kong SAR, Singapore, London, Switzerland, Paris, and other regions. Leveraging the firm’s global network, we work closely with clients and strive to provide them with dispute resolution solutions that achieve favorable business results.
The team also provides non-contentious dispute resolution services. In case of a real estate or construction dispute, the team will analyse the contended issue and prepare a dispute resolution scheme to avoid litigation or arbitration. If litigation or arbitration is inevitable, the team will act accordingly.
We provide clients with the following legal services
- Regular counselling and legal analysis
- Crisis response in the early stages of litigation
- Domestic and international arbitration
- Follow-up enforcement of litigation and arbitration awards