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Based on research conducted by China Business Law Journal, the following are our 30 young elite China lawyers, and their key practice areas. Detailed biographies and contact information, where provided, were written by the lawyers themselves and have not been independently verified. Click here to read the full report.

Desmond-An 安冬
Desmond An

Llinks Law Offices, Shanghai
Key practice areas: Public offering of funds;Private equity funds;Asset management

Chen-Jing 陈敬
Chen Jing

Commerce & Finance Law Offices, Beijing
电话 Tel: +8610 6569 3399/ 135 8154 5292
电邮 Email: chenjing@tongshang.com
Key practice areas: Intellectual property; Litigation & arbitration


Chen Jing is an equity partner and an IP attorney of Commerce & Finance Law Offices, and also an expert member of the Beijing Film and Television Copyright Expert Appraisal Committee. Chen practises disputes with special focus on contentious matters regarding patents, trademarks, copyright and competition. Chen represented numerous domestic and foreign listed companies, and famous multinational companies, in their litigation cases in respect of civil disputes of infringement and contract, as well as administrative disputes of objection, review and invalidation.

The patent cases represented by Chen cover technical fields such as electronics, communications, medicine, machinery, chemical industry, etc. With a solid legal foundation, a continuous exploration of new knowledge, enthusiasm in new fields, a serious working attitude and a professional spirit of being responsible for clients, most of the cases represented by Chen have achieved satisfactory results.

Because of their social impact and guiding significance, many cases represented by Chen were selected as “Top 10 innovative intellectual property cases”, “Top 10 intellectual property cases of Chinese courts”, “Top 10 innovative intellectual property cases of Chinese courts”, and “Top 10 typical intellectual property cases of Beijing courts” by the Supreme People’s court and Beijing Municipal Higher People’s Court. The judgments were also selected into the “Guide to the Supreme People’s Court’s IP Trial Cases” and “Top 10 Typical Cases of Intellectual Property of Beijing Courts”.

In recognition of her influence in the area of IP, Chen was selected as one of the “100 young legal talents” by Beijing Law Association, and was awarded the “2015-2018 excellent lawyer of Chaoyang District, Beijing” title by Beijing Chaoyang Bar Association, and the “2015-2018 excellent lawyer of Beijing” title by Beijing Bar Association.

Chen-Jinjin 陈进进
Chen Jinjin

Jingtian & Gongcheng, Beijing
电话 Tel: +86 5809 1178
电邮 Email: chen.jinjin@jingtian.com
Key practice areas: Domestic and overseas IPO; Private equity investment and financing; Merger & acquisition; Restructuring



此外,陈律师也是“TMT全球法律概览” (2018, 2019)中国章节以及Legal 500 & In-house Lawyer“股权激励指引”(2019)中国章节的作者,并获得ALB、Legal500、LEGALBAND等法律评级机构在TMT领域的重点推荐。

Chen Jinjin graduated from Peking University Law School, and has been practising for more than 12 years. He is the youngest equity partner in his firm.

Chen is highly recognized in the TMT industry for his professionalism and extensive experience. His knowledge of laws and regulations, and unique insights into industry dynamics, have created great value for his clients. Chen deeply understands the needs, organizational structures and features of TMT clients, and experience from his early practice in dispute resolution makes him sensitive to analyzing risks, and efficient and well-organized in negotiations and execution. By being actively involved in all his projects, Chen has acquired extensive hands-on experience, which deepens his understanding of industry laws and regulations, as well as regulatory rules.

Chen represents leading venture capital firms for their investments in TMT enterprises. He also provides professional and targeted legal services to a large number of clients in TMT and new economy sectors for their transactions in financing, IPO, compliance, stock option plans, data security, asset-backed securities (ABS), establishment of industry funds, investment and M&A. His well-known IPO deals in the past two years include Xiaomi’s HK IPO, Luckin’s US IPO, Montage Technology’s IPO on the Star market, Newborn Town’s HK IPO, and Wimi Hologram’s US IPO. He has provided legal services to numerous unicorn enterprises such as Bytedance, Missfresh, Jollychic, Shouyue Technology, Hive Box and iQIYI.

In addition, Chen is the author of the China chapter of Telecoms, Media and Internet Laws and Regulations (2018, 2019) and of the “China: Employee Incentives” section in The Legal 500 & The In-house Lawyer Comparative Legal Guide (2019), and is highly recommended in the TMT area by legal rating agencies such as ALB, legal500 and LEGALBAND.

Chen-Xi 陈曦
Chen Xi

Jincheng Tongda & Neal, Beijing
电话Tel: +86 10 5706 8202
电邮 Email: chenxi@jtnfa.com
Key practice areas: Civil and commercial dispute resolution; Intellectual property; Entertainment; Media, internet competition


Chen Xi is proficient in IP and civil and commercial dispute resolution, and is specialized in the fields of entertainment and media, internet competition, personality rights, tax law and tax planning. She also has extensive experience in litigation in film and television, music, variety shows, games, short videos, talent agency, internet and other industries. Cases represented by Chen have regularly been evaluated as typical cases selected by the Supreme People’s Court and lawyers’ associations.

Chen has a deep understanding of the entertainment and media industry, and has worked for many well-known multinational corporations on legal matters related to data security, anti-monopoly and TV format development. He is particularly adept at combining industry practices with legal skills to provide clients with legal services tailored to their business needs. With an excellent reputation, Chen has been providing legal services to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of China since 2012.

Dai-Lingyun 戴凌云
Dai Lingyun

Commerce & Finance Law Offices, Shanghai
电话 Tel: +86 21 6019 2600
电邮 Email: dailingyun@tongshang.com
Key practice areas: PE/VC investment; M&A; Capital markets; Fund formation and Regulatory matters

戴律师曾承办诸多代表性案例,在私募/风险投资领域:代表摩根斯坦利完成其对多家教育企业的投资、代表罗斯柴尔德基金完成其对多家快速消费企业的投资、代表顺为完成其对多家企业的投资、代表一家智能物流企业完成华平对其的投资、代表某知名激光雷达企业完成其A轮至C轮的融资、代表某知名电商企业完成其C轮至E轮的融资等;在兼并收购领域:代表上海嗳呵母婴用品国际贸易有限公司完成强生(中国)投资有限公司对其的收购、代表56.com完成人人网对其的收购(Merger)、代表上海晨炎信息技术有限公司完成博瑞传播(600880)对其的收购、代表上海即富信息完成键桥通讯(002316)对其的收购、代表巨人网络(002558)完成其对某游戏企业的收购等;在境内外上市领域:代表万隆光电(300710)完成A股上市、代表B站完成美国上市、代表谱瑞科技完成台湾上市、代表谱瑞科技完成其在卢森堡证券交易所的上市、代表腾飞集团完成其酒店板块业务在新加坡证券交易所的上市;在基金设立及备案领域:OPG Fund LP境外美元基金设立项目、Yonghua International II L.P.境外美元基金设立项目、腾讯普和专项基金设立项目、多个人民币基金设立及备案项目等。


Dai Lingyun specializes in private equity and venture capital investment, mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, US$/RMB-dominated fund formation and regulatory matters. He has represented domestic and foreign clients from a multitude of industries, including TMT, biopharmaceuticals, fintech, education, advanced manufacturing and consumer retail.

With his in-depth understanding in law and business, accompanied by his project-based experience, Dai has led many representative cases in the above-mentioned fields. With respect to PE/VC transactions he has represented: Morgan Stanley Private Equity in its investment in multiple education companies; Shunwei Capital in its investment in several companies; Rothschild in its investment in multiple growth consumer retail companies; Warburg Pincus in its investment in an intelligent logistics company; and many TMT companies in their multiple series of financing.

With respect to M&A transactions he has represented: Shanghai Elsker Baby Care Products International Trade Co in its acquisition by Johnson & Johnson (China) Investment Co; 56.com in its acquisition by Renren.com; Shanghai Chenyan Information Technology Co in its acquisition by Chengdu B-ray Media Co; Giant Interactive Group Inc in its acquisition of a game company, etc.

With respect to capital markets he has: Acted as issuer’s counsel for A-share IPO of Hangzhou Prevail Optoelectronic Equipment Co; acted as PRC counsel to Bilibili (BILI) for its Nasdaq IPO; acted as PRC counsel to Parade Technology in its listing on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange. etc.

With respect to fund formation and regulatory matters he has represented: OPG Fund LP; Yonghua International II LP in the formation of offshore investment funds; and multiple RMB funds in the formation and filing matters.

Dai holds a Bachelor’s degree from Tsinghua University’s School of Law and a Master’s degree from the University of Hong Kong’s Faculty of Law.

Gao-Xiang 高翔
Gao Xiang

AllBright Law Offices, Shanghai
电话 Tel: +8621 6263 8383/ 150 2124 7609
电邮 Email: gaoxiang@allbrightlaw.com
Key practice areas: Intellectual property (contentious and non-contentious matters); Dispute resolution (litigation and arbitration); Corporate matters

Gao has been representing and advising many well-known Chinese and foreign clients, including Fortune 500 multinationals, on a variety of IP, dispute resolution and corporate matters. He specializes in complex IP litigation with a focus on patent infringement, including matters in relation to standard-essential patents (SEPs), misappropriation of trade secrets, trademark infringement and unfair competition.

Gao has a wide range of experience in R&D and technology collaboration, IP licensing, IP acquisition and management, commercial transaction and collaboration, open source software (OSS) and other non-contentious and transactional matters. He has also represented many clients in complex contract, corporate and commercial litigation and arbitration. His practice covers diverse industries including telecoms, semiconductors, electronics, software, industrial engineering and automation, and the automotive industry.

Hu-Ke 胡科
Hu Ke

Jingtian & Gongcheng, Beijing
电话 Tel: +86 10 5809 1182
电邮 Email: hu.ke@jingtian.com
Key practice areas: International arbitration; Commercial litigation; IP disputes; Cybersecurity & data privacy


胡律师在仲裁方面的经验非常丰富。他代理或协助客户处理过在中国国际经济贸易仲裁委员会、北京仲裁委员会、香港国际仲裁中心、新加坡国际仲裁中心、国际商会仲裁院、斯德哥尔摩商会仲裁院、国际体育仲裁院、联合国贸法会规则下进行的仲裁案件,以及外国仲裁裁决在中国的承认和执行。2018年至2020年,他连续被国际知名法律杂志Who’s Who Legal评选为“国际仲裁未来领袖”之一;2019年和2020年,他还被Chambers & Partners认可为争议解决领域的“潜质律师”,被Asialaw推荐为争议解决领域的领先律师。





他目前担任IBA及IBA Arb40协调委员会成员,另外也是IPBA、国际商事仲裁理事会(ICCA)-清华大学中国仲裁实践联合工作组和中国青年仲裁小组(CYAG)组委会的成员。

Hu Ke is a partner in Jingtian & Gongcheng’s dispute resolution group, specializing in litigation and arbitration (in commercial and IP-related matters), cybersecurity and data protection.

In dispute resolution, Hu has represented domestic and international clients in 100-plus court proceedings in China, and arbitration proceedings under CIETAC, BAC, HKIAC, ICC, SIAC, SCC, CAS and UNCITRAL rules. His experience covers disputes in relation to general commercial contracts, corporate and JV matters, PE/VC investment, energy, carbon finance, entertainment and culture, technology licensing, IP protection, and recognition and enforcement of overseas arbitral awards and court judgments. He is recognized by Who’s Who Legal as a “future leader” in arbitration in 2018-2020, by Chambers & Partners as an “up and coming” practitioner in arbitration in 2019-2020, and by Asialaw as a “rising star” in dispute resolution.

In the area of intellectual property and competition law, Hu represented domestic and international clients in infringement and invalidation proceedings in relation to patents, trademarks, copyright, trade secrets and unfair competition, before the Supreme People’s Court and various lower courts, including in some landmark cases such as the first automobile design patent infringement lawsuit, and the first fan-fiction copyright infringement lawsuit in mainland China.

Jiang-Jingjing 江竞竞
Jiang Jingjing

King & Wood Mallesons, Hong Kong
Key practice areas: International fund formation; Asset management; Venture capital and private equity

Jack-Law 罗志强
Jack Law

Global Law Office, Shenzhen
Key practice areas: Dispute Resolution; International Arbitration

Alex-Li 李鹏飞
Alex Li

Senior Partner & Family Office Senior Adviser
AllBright Law Offices, Shanghai
电话 Tel: +86 21 6263 8333
电邮 Email: alexlpf@allbrightlaw.com
Key practice areas: Real estate investment and financing; M&A; Capital markets/securities; Cultural and entertainment industry




Alex Li Pengfei is a Senior Partner at AllBright Law Offices (Shanghai Office), Senior Adviser at Family Office, and he also serves as a General Convener of the Real Estate and Construction Committee at AllBright. Li possesses the professional qualifications of lawyers, securities practitioners and independent directors of listed companies in China simultaneously.

Having practised law for more than 10 years, Li has presided over and participated in transactions in M&A, investment and financing, issuance of corporate bonds, domestic and overseas IPO in relation to commercial property assets, and the cultural and entertainment industry.

Li stands out for offering legal services for investment and M&A in the real estate sector, ranging from commercial, residential, industrial warehousing and cultural tourism to elderly care real estate projects. He also has extensive experience in real estate development and construction, transfer of rural collective land, and urban renewal.

With regard to capital markets/securities and private and public equity, Li has acted for clients in domestic and overseas IPOs in relation to commercial property assets, the issuance of various corporate financing vehicles including corporate bonds, notes, private equity debts and asset-backed securities, as well as assisting in the establishment and investment activities of private equity funds. In recent years, to provide more integrated services, Li has also actively worked in the cultural and entertainment industry.

With rich practising experience and industry resources, Li has led a young and professional team of lawyers to provide services to nearly 100 enterprises including listed companies, Fortune 500 companies, startups, fund management companies, and several local governments and their platform companies. His premium services have gained many compliments from clients.

Li was awarded “Leading Lawyer in Real Estate” by Chambers and Partners 2020 Asia-Pacific Guide; “Ten Financial Stars” by Lujiazui Financial City, 2018; “Top 10 Outstanding Young Lawyer in Pudong New District”; “Leading talents of young lawyers in Shanghai”; and “Leading talents of young lawyers” by the All China Lawyer Association.

Loretta-Li 李佳佳
Loretta Li

合伙人, 北京
Han Kun Law Offices, Beijing
Key practice areas: Capital markets transactions; M&A; Venture capital and private equity; Foreign direct investment

Teddy-Li 李剑伟
Teddy Li

Llinks Law Offices, Shanghai
Key practice areas: Real estate; Private equity funds; M&A

Li-Yan 李妍
Li Yan

DeHeng Law Offices, Beijing
Key practice areas: Overseas investment and financing; M&A; Real estate; International engineering

Lin-Qing 林清
Lin Qing

Grandall Law Firm, Beijing
电话 Tel: +8610 6589 0665
电邮 Email: linqing@grandall.com.cn
Key practice areas: Investment and Financing; Cross-Border M&A; Antitrust; Energy and Infrastructure

林律师的代表案例包括第一起大型央企合并中国南车吸收合并中国北车案件经营者集中申报、中车多个海外投资并购项目(如代表代表中车株洲电力机车有限公司收购福斯罗机车)、国家电投“一带一路”绿地投资项目、中俄合作亚马尔LNG项目融资,林律师擅长交易的法律工作管理,协调境外律所各项工作的开展,与其他顾问协力共同为客户商业团队共同设计交易架构、协助公司内部法律部门进行项目风险管理,主导交易文件谈判、协助交割,林律师对客户的法律需求有着敏锐的感知、积极寻找解决方案并能够反馈出超出客户预期的高质量法律服务,因此获得客户充分信赖。林律师因其项目经验和客户反馈被多家境内外法律杂志评为并购、反垄断等领域的领先律师,同时林律师也曾作为中国律师参加A&L Goodbody 国际高级律师培训项目,在爱尔兰顶尖律师事务所工作为期四个月。

Lin Qing is a partner of Grandall Law Firm (Beijing). She has more than a decade experience in investment and financing, antitrust, cross-border mergers and acquisitions (M&A), transactions in energy and infrastructure sectors, and foreign-funded M&A projects. She has also provided comprehensive legal services to central government-owned enterprises, large state-owned enterprises (SOEs), listed companies and overseas funds in terms of domestic and overseas equity transactions, asset transactions, technology transfers, and antitrust filings.
Her main clients include: CRRC Corporation, State Power Investment Corporation, China General Nuclear Power Corporation, China Clean Development Mechanism Fund, China Datang Corporation, Golden Concord Holdings, ISQ, and Standard Chartered Bank. The representative cases of Lin include the notification of the concentration in the first large-scale merger of central enterprises: The CSR merger with the CNR; multiple overseas investment M&A projects of the CRRC (for example, on behalf of the CRRC Zhuzhou Locomotive Co acquisition of Vossloh Locomotives), the greenfield investment project under the Belt and Road Initiative of State Power Investment Corporation, and the financing for the Sino-Russian co-operation project of Yamal LNG.

Lin is good at transaction legal work management, co-ordinates the work of overseas law firms, and co-operates with other consultants to jointly design a trading structure for the client, assist the internal legal department of the company in project risk management, lead the negotiation, and assist in the closing of trading. Lin has a keen awareness of the legal needs of clients, actively seeks solutions, and can provide high-quality legal services beyond the expectations of clients, so she obtains their full trust.

Due to her project experience and client feedback, Lin was rated as a leading lawyer in mergers and acquisitions, antitrust and other fields by multiple domestic and foreign law magazines. Moreover, as a Chinese lawyer, Lin also participated in the A&L Goodbody International Senior Lawyers Training Programme, and worked for four months in top-tier Irish law firms.

Joe-Liu 刘一舟
Joe Liu

Watson & Band, Shanghai
Key practice areas: Intellectual property; Dispute resolution

Fisher-Ma 马朗
Fisher Ma

Dentons, Shanghai
电话 Tel: +86 13621718091
电邮 Email: lang.ma@dentons.cn
Key practice areas: Criminal defense; Criminal compliance





Fisher Ma holds an LLM in criminal law from East China University of Political Science and Law, and is a partner at Dentons’ Shanghai Office. He is the director of the Criminal Law Committee and the deputy director of the Publicity Committee under the Shanghai Bar Association, and a member of the Shanghai Case Law Committee. He also serves as a part-time lecturer and a master tutor at East China University of Political Science and Law, Peking University, China University of Political Science and Law and other universities.

Before joining Dentons in 2013, Ma had worked in Shanghai Zhai Jian Law Firm, the first law firm specialized in providing only criminal law services in Shanghai. He has focused on criminal defence and criminal compliance since he began his career as a lawyer, and has handled nearly 300 criminal cases across a wide range of matters, some of which have had significant influence in Shanghai, and in mainland China. He has accumulated extensive experience, especially in the areas of financial crime, duty-related crime and intellectual property crime.

Ma is able to offer insightful and professional legal opinions and solutions for his clients concerning criminal risk identification and prevention in their operations and management, based on his abundant experience in criminal lawsuits. He has assisted many domestic and foreign clients in handling legal matters in the fields of anti-fraud, anti-commercial bribery and anti-money laundering, and his efforts have helped his clients effectively reduce or prevent criminal risks.

He has also won high praise from clients for his capabilities in offering interdisciplinary services and cross-industry dispute resolution perspectives in handling criminal-civil and criminal-administrative cases in the commercial area.
Renowned for his strong capabilities and professional ethics, Ma was named the “7th Top 10 Distinguished Young Lawyer in Pudong New Area” and nominated for the “6th Outstanding Young Lawyers in Shanghai”.

Ni-Jing 倪静
Ni Jing

Senior Partner
Hansheng Law Office, Shanghai
电话 Tel: +86 21 5187 7676 / 139 1875 1618
电邮 Email: nijing@hanshenglaw.cn
Key practice areas: Intellectual Property; Internet and E-Commerce; Finance and Capital Market; Litigation and Arbitration




Ni Jing is the head of Intellectual Property Center of Shanghai Hansheng Law Office. Her business includes copyright, patent, trademark, Internet against unfair competition, network security and data protection, intellectual property litigation and arbitration, intellectual property strategy and transaction, intellectual property Blockchain and financing. Besides, her team achieved success in network security and data protection, Internet finance, corporate structured financing and asset securitization projects. She also dominated many innovative intellectual property asset securitization projects across the country and the first Blockchain asset securitization projects.

Ni worked in Shenzhen Intermediate People’s Court, and currently serves clients including Fortune 500 companies, large aviation companies, petroleum companies, leading Internet companies, film and television entertainment companies, technology and financial companies, and biomedical companies. She is not only good at providing professional advice to clients in commercial operations, but has also dealt with many influential lawsuits and arbitration cases successfully, which has led her to win the trust of customers and industry praise with her outstanding professional skills and excellent legal services.

Ni is one of the first Chinese-French joint training doctors of law, a post-doctoral fellow of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, and an associate professor and master tutor of East China University of Political Science and Law. She has deep legal theory background, has published two personal monographs and dozens of papers in core journals, and undertook the State Intellectual Property Office, Shanghai Intellectual Property Office, Shanghai Judicial Bureau, China Aviation Law Research Association, Alibaba Group and other commissioned special topics.

Ni is also appointed as arbitrator of Shanghai International Arbitration Centre. She is an invited mediator of Judicial Bureaus from Pudong New District, Xuhui District and Hongkou District. She is also an invited supervisor of Judicial Bureau of Yangpu District. She is an expert on overseas intellectual property rights protection in the first China International Import Expo. She is a consultant to Shanghai Computer Association, Shanghai Internet Association, Shanghai Electronic Commerce Association, and is an independent director of many listed companies. She is a special guest of the column “Legal System World” and a guest writer of “China Intellectual Property” magazine.

David-Qi 祁达
David Qi

JunHe, Shanghai
Key practice areas: Shareholder rights and interests dispute; Commercial litigation and arbitration; Anti-unfair competition; Anti-corruption

Shi-Guanghu 师光虎
Shi Guanghu

Member of the Management Committee, Director of the Executive Committee and Director of the Dispute Resolution Department
DOCVIT Law Firm, Beijing
电话 Tel: +86 159 1067 7683
电邮 Email: dkt09@dtlawyers.com.cn
Key practice areas: Commercial dispute resolution; Corporate compliance; Bankruptcy and liquidation; Intellectual Property






Shi Guanghu graduated from Renmin University of China and is currently a member of the Management Committee, Director of the Executive Committee and Director of the Dispute Resolution Department of Beijing Docvit Law Firm.

Since he began practising, Shi has focused on high-end commercial dispute resolution, specializing in dealing with major complex cases. Shi has long served large central government-owned enterprises, state-owned enterprises and financial institutions. In recent years, his clients mainly include China Communications Construction Company, China Non-ferrous Metal Industry’s Foreign Engineering and Construction Co and China Everbright Bank. The hundreds of major cases handled by Shi mainly include financing trade disputes, trust loan disputes, corporate investment disputes, and real estate co-operation disputes.

Shi actively advocated the concept of industry-based dispute resolution, had a deep understanding of the construction engineering, energy, manufacturing and financial industries, and provided top-level legal solutions for clients in the dispute resolution fields of related industries. In recent years, as the head of the dispute resolution team, Shi has led the team with GLGA to launch a number of industry legal health index reports, filling the gap in the domestic industry legal health index.

Shi Guanghu has been engaged in a number of influential financing trade disputes in recent years, such as Beijing Jingcheng Industrial Logistics Co Ltd v Zheshang Holdings Co Ltd. This case, with the subject matter exceeding RMB800 million (US$114.3 million), is a typical case in the field of financing trade disputes and involves groundbreaking legal issues, intertwined litigation and non-litigation, as well as civil and criminal. In recent years, Shi has also acted as an agent for many major cases involving sales contract disputes, with subject matter amounting to several hundred million renminbi.

Shi Guanghu is a lawyer representative of the 3rd Lawyers’ Association of Chaoyang District. He was also awarded the 2015-2018 Industry Contribution Award by the Lawyers’ Association of Chaoyang District.

Song-Juanjuan 宋娟娟
Song Juanjuan

Tian Yuan Law Firm, Beijing
Key practice areas: Medical, pharmaceutical and life sciences; M&A structuring; Legal services for state-owned enterprises; Private equity funds

Jason-Sun 孙磊
Jason Sun

Dentons, Beijing
电话 Tel: +86 139 1190 1866
电邮 Email: sun.lei@dentons.cn
Key practice areas: Trade remedy; Competition and antitrust; Corporate and M&A; Dispute resolution


Jason Sun is a partner in the international trade and investment group of Deontons’ Beijing office, a member of the Cross-border Investment and Trade Council, and vice director of the WTO anti-dumping commission. Sun served in the Beijing WTO Centre as assistant director, responsible for analysing the Uruguay Round legal documents. He focuses his practice on international trade law, counsels Chinese clients on trade remedy investigations against China, and is one of the most experienced lawyers representing the government of China in countervailing duties (CVD) investigations against China.

The cases he has represented cover all procedures of the US trade remedy investigation, including initial investigation, annual review, new shipper, industry injury, sunset review, changed circumstance, anti-circumvention, scope ruling, and US Court of International Trade (CIT) and the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC) proceedings. In trade remedy fields, he has represented the government of China and Chinese enterprises in anti-dumping, countervailing, and safeguard measures cases initiated by the US, Australia, Canada, the EU, India, Thailand and Indonesia. He has represented foreign enterprises and successfully obtained the approval of the Ministry of Commerce of China for the Anti-monopoly Business Concentration Notification Procedure, and also has rich experience in legal services for foreign investment and other commercial activities. Typical case experience is as follows: US: anti-dumping (AD) or CVD investigations on magnesia carbon bricks, drill pipe, galvanized steel wire, multilayer wood flooring (the first case attaining double zero tax rate in AD and CVD investigations against China initiated by the US), steel wire hanger, etc.; Australia: trade remedy investigation on HSS, aluminium extrusion, wire rod, rebar products, etc., including duty refund assessment procedure; India: AD or CVD investigation on sodium nitrite, SDH, barium carbonate products and safeguard measure investigation on automobile parts against China; the EU: AD or CVD investigation on melamine, coated fine paper etc.; Canada: AD or CVD investigation on aluminium extrusion, Steel grating etc.; Indonesia: AD or CVD investigation on frit, wire rod, etc.; Thailand: AD or CVD investigation on hot rolled steel products, etc.; China: AD or CVD investigation on automobile, distiller dried grains against the US, Japan, etc.

Sun-Jiangang 孙建钢
Sun Jiangang

JunHe, Shanghai
电话 Tel: +86 21 5298 5488 / 139 1824 2681
电邮 Email: sunjg@junhe.com
Key practice areas: M&A; NGO; PE/VC; Capital Market



孙建钢律师法律职业经历广泛,颇受好评。在加入君合以前,孙建钢律师曾供职于上海市公安局。孙建钢律师也曾于2011年受博思格中国(BlueScope)委托,常驻其中国地区总部,担任总法律顾问。孙律师于2016年起期受聘于华东政法大学,担任法律专业学位兼职硕士研究生导师。孙建钢律师获评CLECSS 2018年度十佳杰出青年律师。孙律师先后毕业于华东政法大学,上海社会科学院,美国加州大学伯克利分校,并获得优秀毕业生、优秀硕士论文荣誉、最佳法律写作等荣誉。

Sun Jiangang joined JunHe in 2006, and focuses on corporate/M&A, NGO, PE/VC and capital market.

Sun has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, and private equity/venture capital investments including both equity and asset deals. He has a strong ability to provide all-round legal services in the course of an investment, ranging from deal structure design, legal due diligence, transaction documentation, negotiation, closing, completion of post-closing covenants, restructuring for IPOs, and other general cooperate services. He has assisted clients in completing many high-profile cross-border strategic acquisitions, private equity/venture capital investments, IPO and delisting deals.

In addition, Sun often advises international clients on foreign direct investment, and has provided legal services to dozens of multinational enterprises and NGOs with respect to negotiation with local government, land bidding and granting, incorporation and filing change of China subsidiary, liquidation and closure, contract review, compliance review, labour law advice, foreign NGO registrations in China, etc.

Before joining JunHe, Sun served as a government official at Shanghai Public Security Bureau, and specialized in the supervision service of consulates-general, international organizations, and foreign citizens in Shanghai. Sun was appointed by BlueScope China as its acting general counsel in regional headquarters in 2011. He has worked as an adjunct professor for LLM students by East China University of Political Science and Law since 2016. Sun was awarded one of Top 10 Outstanding Young Lawyers by CLECSS in 2018. He graduated from East China University of Political Science and Law, Shanghai Academy of Social Science, and the University of California, Berkeley. He has received the honours of Excellent Graduate, Excellent Graduation Thesis Award, and Best Legal Writing Award.

Wang-Zi 王梓
Wang Zi

Guantao Law Firm, Beijing
电话 Tel: +8610 66578016 / 13488795335
电邮 Email: wangzi@guantao.com
Key practice areas: Project & infrastructure; Cross border transactions; M&A; Energy


Wang Zi is a partner in Guantao’s international practice group. She joined Guantao in 2008 after receiving her LLM in international business law from China University of Political Science and Law. Wang specializes in project & infrastructure, cross-border transactions and M&A, and has advised numerous SOEs and public companies, especially in the energy industry.

After pursuing other opportunities as the legal counsel of Bombardier Transportation China, and then the legal director of China New Energy Fund, Wang rejoined Guantao as a partner in 2018. With her lawyer instincts and insights into her clients’ perspectives, one thing distinguishing Wang from her peers is that she is more resolution-oriented and always keen to understand clients’ business.

Wang was the lead counsel for Sinopec Kanton’s acquisition of five joint ventures and rights issue, among many other transactions for Sinopec Group.

Xie-Ruoting 谢若婷
Xie Ruoting

Jingtian & Gongcheng, Beijing
电话 Tel: +86 10 5809 1210
电邮 Email: xie.ruoting@jingtian.com
Key practice areas: Contract disputes; Corporate equity; Financial securities; Insurance



Xie Ruoting is a dispute resolution partner of Jingtian & Gongcheng. In more than 13 years of practice, Xie has handled hundreds of lawsuits before all levels of China’s courts and arbitration institutions concerning a variety of substantive areas including contract, corporation, finance, real estate, insurance and IP. The main clients of Xie include China Resources National Corporation, Sohu and PICC.

Xie has demonstrated a fabulous sense of control, and risk forecasting abilities. She is skilled at designing concrete schemes based on clients’ needs and a specific case’s characteristics, and always strives to the utmost for the legal interests of clients. Xie holds an LLM from China University of Political Science and Law. Prior to joining Jingtian & Gongcheng, she worked for another leading PRC law firm, and also the legal department of an SOE.

Xu-Zhiyuan 许志远
Xu Zhiyuan

Tahota Law Firm, Chengdu
电话 Tel: +86 15928550579
电邮 Email: zhiyuan.xu@tahota.com
Key practice areas: Capital market; M&A; PE; Corporate financing


Xu Zhiyuan has practised as attorney at law in Tahota Law Firm since 2008. Xu is now a partner and is also vice director of the Internal Control Committee of Securities Business, and a member of Chengdu Bar Association’s Securities and Capital Market Committee. Xu has passed the first evaluation on the “corporate law” and “finance, securities and insurance” specialized areas by the Sichuan Bar Association, which certified Xu’s expertise in these two areas.

He specializes in securities, corporate finance, M&A, business restructuring, and corporate governance. With his theoretical knowledge and practical experience in capital markets, M&A, private equity, bonds, corporate governance, and employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs), he has served and is serving as legal adviser for a number of large groups, listed companies, SOEs and financial institutions.

In recent years, Xu has undertaken a number of domestic and oversea IPO cases, M&A cases and ESOP cases, which have been praised highly by clients.

Xun-Tingting 寻婷婷
Xun Tingting

Guantao Law Firm, Beijing
电话 Tel: +8610 6657 8066
电邮 Email: xuntt@guantao.com
Key practice areas: Corporate/M&A; Capital markets; Equity management; Real estate


Xun Tingting is a partner of Guantao Law Firm and deputy director of the Corporate Counsel Professional Committee of Beijing Municipal Lawyers Association, graduated from China University of Political Science and Law with an LLB degree, and then obtained an LLM degree from the National University of Singapore. With 15 years’ experience of practising law in China and Singapore, Xun specializes in corporate/M&A, capital markets, equity management and real estate, and has provided legal services for offshore offerings and listing projects of stock and foreign direct investment in China, as well as general corporate and compliance of domestic enterprises, covering a wide range of industries including real estate, medical institutions, culture and education, commercial banking, TMT, environmental protection and new energy. In recent years, Xun has dedicated herself to the integrated solutions of general corporation legal services from a customer perspective, to help enterprises to search for management and operational compliance problems, build risk control systems and settle disputes.

Xun is an appointed Postgraduate Tutor for the School of International Law at China University of Political Science and Law. In 2015, she obtained the China Mergers & Acquisitions Association Eighth Session Legal Service Award.

Daniel-Ye 叶家平
Daniel Ye

Senior Partner
Jincheng Tongda & Neal, Shanghai
电话 Tel: +86 213886-2288
电邮 Email: yejiaping@jtnfa.com
Key practice areas: Trust; Assets management; Private equity and venture capital investments (fund raising, establishment and investment); Dispute resolution



Daniel Ye is a senior partner of Jincheng Tongda & Neal and specializes in dispute resolution relating to trusts, private equity, banking, corporate governance and complex commercial disputes. Ye has in-depth experience of close to 15 years in commercial litigation and arbitration, and has served clients including multinational companies, financial institutions and large private enterprises from an array of jurisdictions. Above-mentioned services cover areas like trusts, private equity, banking, real estate, property services, healthcare, energy, food industry, civilian-run education, and corporate governance disputes.

In recent years, Ye participated in the due diligence guidelines of trust companies and subsidiaries of securities investment fund management companies, product design and legal document drafting for family trusts, as well as charitable trusts for trust companies. Since 2015, Ye has served as deputy director of the 10th Trust Research Committee of Shanghai Bar Association, and actively participated in drafting proposals on the “Trial for Business Trust Disputes” of the minutes of the National Court of Civil and Commercial Trial Work Conference, among which six of his proposals were officially adopted by the Supreme Court, and the proposal on identification of the business trust dispute was adopted literally by the Supreme Court.

With his extensive experience and deep understanding of civil litigation and arbitration, Ye serves as an arbitrator with multiple arbitration commissions including Nanjing Arbitration Commission, Shenyang Arbitration Commission and Weifang Arbitration Commission, as well as an adjunct professor at Nanjing Audit University and other universities. Ye was nominated as one of the 7th Pudong Top Ten Outstanding Young Lawyers.

Ye-Han 叶涵
Ye Han

Merits & Tree Law Offices, Beijing
电话 Tel: +86 10 5650 0900 / 139 0121 5103
电邮 Email: han.ye@meritsandtree.com
Key practice areas: Antitrust and competition; Regulatory and compliance; Mergers & Acquisitions




叶律师服务过交通部、华润、大联大、索尼、日产、普洛斯、大陆汽车等客户。他的服务除受到客户称赞外,还受到包括Cravath、Wachtell Lipton、长岛大野常松等合作律所的称赞。


Ye Han is a partner of Merits & Tree Law Offices and in charge of the antitrust and competition department. Ye is also a member of the Competition and Anti-monopoly Committee of Beijing Lawyers Association.

Ye received his LLB from Shandong University and LLM from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. As one of the earliest lawyers practising antitrust law in China, Ye has all-round experience in the antitrust law area, including merger filing, antitrust self-examination and compliance, antitrust investigation, and antitrust litigation. For complicated cases, Ye not only has successful experience in negotiation, implementation and release of restrictive conditions, but also has successful applications of antitrust law to hostile M&A and anti-hostile M&A cases.

Ye has served many top companies from different jurisdictions. His practice experience covers industries such as semiconductor, technology media and telecoms (TMT), comprehensive health, fast moving consumer goods (FMCG), automotive and parts, telematics, commercial estates, maritime shipping, manufacturing, and entertainment.

His representative cases include but are not limited to: Advising Qualcomm on its National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) antitrust investigation; providing full antitrust law services to ASE for its US$1.5 billion acquisition with SPIL, which won the Taiwan M&A Jinxin award; providing anti-hostile takeover services for IKang regarding Meinian’s acquisition; providing merger filing services for Komatsu’s US$2.9 billion acquisition of Joy Global; providing legal services for Media Tek and MStar on their joint application for removal of restrictive conditions attached through merger filing; and representing Jing Dong in suing a famous online retailers for abusing its dominant position in the market.

Ye has served the Ministry of Transport, China Resources, WPG, Sony, Nissan, GLP, Continental and other clients. He was highly praised not only by clients but also by co-operation law firms such as Cravath Swaine & Moore, Wachtell Lipton, and Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu.

Ye has been invited to deliver speeches in several important forums and platforms. He has also been invited to interview or comment on antitrust cases and newly published laws and regulations. He is also the exclusive writer of the LexisNexis antitrust compliance manual.

Carlton-Yuan 袁毅超
Carlton Yuan

V&T Law Firm, Beijing
Key practice areas: Private equity funds; Securities; Trust; Real estate

Zhang-Hong 张红
Zhang Hong

Wincon Law Firm, Qing Dao
Key practice areas: Civil and commercial litigation/ dispute resolution; Real estate disputes; Entertainment law; Insurance

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