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Han Kun Law Offices

9/F, OFFICE TOWER C1, ORIENTAL PLAZA, NO. 1 EAST CHANG AN AVE., BEIJING 100738, CHINA
Tel:
Work +86 10 8525 5500
Email:
Web:
www.hankunlaw.com
Beijing, HONG KONG, SHANGHAI 200041,, Shenzhen

Tao ZHANG

Tel:
Work 010-8516 4255
Email:
Han Kun Law Offices

Work Department

IP and Dispute Resolution

Position

Partner

Career

Tao Zhang focuses on patent litigation, patent prosecution and invalidation, patent
searches, and other IP-related counseling. He has extensive experience in providing
legal advice to both domestic and multinational clients.
Dr. Zhang has successfully represented many clients before the Patent Reexamination
Board and courts in various patent invalidation, administrative litigation, and civil
infringement cases. He is frequently in charge of handling large and complex cases
and is widely recognized and trusted by his clients for obtaining excellent results. Dr.
Zhang handled an administrative appeal case regarding graphical user interfaces which
was ranked as a top 10 innovative case by the Supreme People’s Court in 2014. Dr.
Zhang is also experienced in helping clients to obtain valuable patents in China, and
provides profound legal services such as landscape searches, freedom to operate
analyses, and consulting.
Before joining Han Kun Law Offices, Dr. Zhang worked in CCPIT Patent and
Trademark Law Office for 12 years.

Languages

Mandarin Chinese (native), English (fluent)

Education

Tsinghua University, Ph.D. (Mechanical Engineering) (2003)
Tsinghua University, B.Eng. (Mechanical Engineering) (1998)
Benjamin N. Cardozo Law School of Yeshiva University in New York City (IP program)
(2016)

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