Commercial litigation; Dispute resolution; Labour & employment; M&A
Qiu Pingping graduated from Zhongnan University of Economics and Law and is a partner at East & Concord Partners, concurrently serving as an arbitrator of the Wuhan Labour and Personnel Dispute Arbitration Commission, and the Wuhan Qiaokou District Labour and the Personnel Dispute Arbitration Commission.
Since practising in law, Qiu has focused on major commercial dispute resolution, corporate and M&A, labour and employment. She has provided legal services for Fortune Global 500 companies including Jingdong Group, China Baowu Steel Group, China National Offshore Oil Corporation, Carrefour and General Electric. She also represents large state-owned enterprises, listed companies and public institutions including Cinda Asset, Ping An Bank, Hubei United Investment, Beijing Sifang Automation, Tuna Corporation, Credit Ease, Central China Normal University, Wuhan Botanical Garden of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, and the Wuhan Institute of Virology of CAS. She covers fields ranging from the internet, real estate, medicine and finance to consumer goods, logistics, insurance, environmental protection, energy and manufacturing.
Qiu has represented many state-owned enterprises and listed companies in difficult and complex commercial litigation and arbitration cases, and has led teams providing legal services for many enterprises’ non-restriction and unfair competition issues, successfully winning compensation higher than local industry standards for clients, while maintaining clients’ business secrets and business reputation from being damaged.
Among her accolades, Qiu was ranked among the Client Choice: Top 15 Labour & Employment Lawyers by LEGALBAND in 2023.