Hai Run expands Beijing office with senior hires


Hai Run Law Firm has hired Bao Hua, Wang Huiping, and Zhu Wei as senior partners in their Beijing office and appointed Zhang Haidong as a consultant. With the addition of three partners and a consultant, the Beijing-based firm expands its capabilities across practice areas.

Bao, who joins from Anli Partners, focuses on real estate, construction, engineering and infrastructure and specialises in property operation management, community governance, and corporate legal risk control as well as legal affairs of state-owned enterprises and government departments. His major clients include the logistics agency of the general office of the Chinese Communist Party, an institution managing the central government’s infrastructure, housing, property and administrative affairs and funding arrangements; China National Electronics Import & Export Corporation, China National Building Material Group, China Hi-Tech Group, China Resources Land, etc.

Wang focuses on litigation and arbitration in the fields of energy, environment, and trade, and advises energy companies on corporate compliance management, M&A, and engineering construction. She brings a team of 12 lawyers with her.

Zhu, who was a senior partner at B&D Law Firm and had previously founded Dayue Law Firm, is a dispute resolution specialist and has advised on capital markets deals, M&A, disposal of non-performing assets, corporate governance and equity incentives. He has won many retrial cases in the Supreme People’s Court, such as representing Shaanxi Taibai Forestry Bureau and Grand Noble Hotel. He has also participated in a lot of commercial arbitrations at the CIETAC and Beijing Arbitration Commission.

Zhang has been engaged in legal compliance, business operation and management in large and medium-sized banks for more than 20 years and is familiar with laws, regulatory environment and business practices in various fields of commercial banks.