Firms To Watch: Dispute resolution: Litigation: PRC firms

Active at all levels of China’s local people’s courts, Beijing Docvit Law Firm‘s litigation practice covers commercial disputes, financial litigation and investigations (among other matters).
Led out of Shanghai, Bohe&Hansen Law Firm focuses on civil, commercial, administrative and criminal litigation. The team’s expertise covers disputes involving commercial contracts, finance, IP-related conflicts, and corporate and equity issues.
Led by international disputes specialist Melissa Feng, GEN Law Firm‘s dispute resolution practice is well known for its expertise in trade financing-related conflicts, cross-border disputes, and securities litigation.
Haiwen & Partners‘ litigation practice handles a wide range of disputes in relation to investments, financings, service contracts, IP and construction projects; the team also acts in litigation over international trade, unfair competition, administrative matters, and enforcement issues.
Predominantly focused on construction disputes, JianLingChengDa Law Firm‘s dispute resolution team is led by Shanghai-based Jigao Zhou.
Shanghai Pacific Legal‘s dispute resolution practice was bolstered through its recent recruitment of Shanghai-based Rongxin Huang from King & Wood Mallesons; Huang has significant experience in financial and commercial dispute resolution.
Shihui Partners‘ litigation practice represents both domestic and foreign clients in a range of civil and commercial cases. The team acts before the people’s courts at all levels, including the Supreme Court, high courts and specialised courts.

Dispute resolution: Litigation: PRC firms in China

Fangda Partners

Fielding over 31 dispute resolution partners from offices in Beijing, Guangzhou, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Hong Kong, Fangda Partners‘ dispute resolution team ‘handles disputes very well‘. The litigation practice routinely acts for Chinese companies in parallel proceedings, offshore legal actions, and cross-border legal proceedings. The team is additionally able to leverage the expertise of its corporate, finance and competition law colleagues. The group is co-led by Nuo Ji, who represents both multinationals and large Chinese companies in high-stakes commercial disputes, and arbitration specialists Helen Shi and Hong-Kong based Peter Yuen. Other key figures are Daniel Huang, who specialises in dispute resolution, along with international trade and IP; Peibing Qi, an expert in financial, construction, real estate, product liability and commercial contract-related disputes; commercial cross-border dispute resolution practitioner Weiguo Yang; and Allan Chen, who acts in disputes over corporate governance and financial services. At counsel level, Qian Luo maintains an active commercial disputes practice.

Practice head(s):

Nuo Ji; Helen Shi; Peter Yuen

Other key lawyers:

Daniel Huang; Peibing Qi; Weiguo Yang; Allan Chen; Qian Luo; Alvin Xiao; Heng Shanshan


Strong levels of professionalism and practical experience.’

‘Good teamwork, strong sense of responsibility, and handles disputes very well.’

Key clients

Jiangsu Sterlite Fiber Technology Co., Ltd.

Nanjing Skytech Technology Co

China State-owned Capital VC Fund Co., Ltd

China Life Asset Management Co. Ltd.

China Hewlett Packard Limited

Industrial Bank Co., Ltd.

Dagong Global Credit Rating Co., Ltd.

Shanghai HFT Fortune Asset Management Company Limited

Li & Fung (Trading) Limited

Li & Fung Trading (China) Holding Limited

Li & Fung Trading Service (Shanghai) Company Limited

Li & Fung Trading Service (Shenzhen) Limited

Li & Fung Trading Service (Shenzhen) Limited Dongguan Branch

Guangxi Investment Group Co., Ltd.

King & Wood Mallesons

King & Wood Mallesons‘ sizeable dispute resolution practice is a go-to for domestic and cross-border litigation, as well as alternative dispute resolution in China. Acting for multinationals, financial institutions, and state-owned and private enterprises, the department provides an enviable range of disputes services, and its track record covers the representation of clients before both China’s courts and administrative agencies. The department is co-led by Tao Huang, who has longstanding experience in international civil and commercial litigation, and Rihong Yu, whose disputes expertise covers investments, M&A, corporate securities, mining and energy matters, along with finance, insurance, and real estate and construction projects. The practice additionally showcases commercial disputes specialist Shouzhi Zhang; Yue Dai, who ‘really understands clients’ needs‘; Mei Zhang, whose track record includes hundreds of domestic and cross-border commercial litigation cases; and Dongxia Xia and Ting Yang, who are both securities compliance and litigation experts. Ding Wanli is an experienced associate.

Practice head(s):

Tao Huang; Rihong Yu

Other key lawyers:

Shouzhi Zhang; Yue Dai; Mei Zhang; Dongxia Xia; Ting Yang; Ding Wanli; Peng Ya; Shigang Cheng; Yue Wang; Liu Lingyun


A very well-known firm with a high level of both internationalisation and professionalism.’

‘Able to control litigation cases very well, especially difficult and complex financial disputes.’

‘Able to mobilise King & Wood Mallesons’ global lawyers, as well as top lawyers in other fields, to help resolve disputes.’

Key clients

Kailuan (Group) Limited Liability Corporation

Liuzhou Jianyu Real Estate Development Co., Ltd

Guangxi Guijian Real Estate Development Co., Ltd

Bensteel Group Corporation

Kailuan (Group) Limited Liability Corporation

Guosen Securities Co

Goldstate Securities Co., Ltd.

Sundiro Holding Co., Ltd.

Harbin Gongda High-Tech Industrial Development Co., Ltd.

Dagong Global Credit Rating Co., Ltd.

Work highlights

  • Represented Kailuan (Group) Limited Liability Corporation (and its affiliate companies) in a series of financial contract disputes with several banks and an energy company.
  • Acted for the defendant Guosen Securities Co in a misrepresentation-related collective redress civil case.
  • Acted for the defendant Goldstate Securities Co in a misrepresentation-related collective redress civil case.

Zhong Lun Law Firm

A well-deserved first-tier law firm‘, Zhong Lun Law Firm is sought out by both major Chinese and international businesses to appear in high-profile civil and commercial disputes before China’s Supreme People’s Court, as well as the higher people’s courts and intermediate people’s courts. The leadership team comprises energy and natural resources sector expert Lijun Cao and securities litigation specialist Baosheng Zhang, along with Dong FengBinbin SunFeng WangShengfeng Xu, Bing Wang and Chenbiao Li. Other active litigators are Xiangwen Liu, whose track record includes a high volume of domestic and international disputes; former judges Chongwen Li and Changyu Fu; Wei Sun, who has ‘rich experience in dispute resolution‘; securities and corporate litigation expert Wei Zhou; and Decai Zhang, who acts in heavyweight litigation involving corporate transactions and IP issues. Focused on construction, corporate equity and financial litigation, Xingyu Huang was raised to partner in January 2022.

Practice head(s):

Lijun Cao; Baosheng Zhang; Dong Feng; Binbin Sun; Feng Wang; Shengfeng Xu; Bing Wang; Chenbiao Li

Other key lawyers:

Xiangwen Liu; Chongwen Li; Changyu Fu; Wei Sun; Wei Zhou; Decai Zhang; Xiangming Yi; Xingyu Huang; Fan Wu


‘The most experienced team of professional lawyers engaged in securities litigation in China.’

‘Able to sort out complicated facts rigorously and conscientiously, quickly summarise the focus of disputes, propose solutions in a targeted manner, and design a comprehensive response strategy. The billing is transparent and reasonable.’

‘Strong levels of professionalism and timely work feedback.’

‘Conscientious and responsible!’

‘Very good at handling major, difficult and complex securities litigation.’

‘A well-deserved first-tier law firm.’

‘Combines rich practical experience and real inter-disciplinary cooperation to provide clients with great overall services and advice. Accurately grasps clients’ needs to provide the best solutions.’

Wei Sun has profound knowledge of legal theory, rich experience in dispute resolution, and a successful winning rate.’

Key clients

North Industries Group Red Arrow Co., Ltd.

China Securities Co., Ltd.

Ye Chiu Metal Recycling (China) Ltd.

Hitachi (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.

Sinopec Marketing Co., Ltd.

State Development & Investment Corporation

Dongxing Securities Co., Ltd.

Beijing Urban Construction Group Co. LTD

China Petroleum International Corporation

China Energy Conservation and Emission Reduction Corporation

Tongxiang Helios Homeware Co., Ltd.

SAP (China) Co., Ltd.

Pfizer Investment Co. Ltd.

Peking University Founder Group Co., Ltd.

Guangzhou KingMed Diagnostics Group Co., Ltd.

Jiangxi Tourism Group Co., Ltd.

China United Travel Co. Ltd.

BitDeer Group

Huarong Yufu Equity Investment Fund Management Co., Ltd.

Air China Limited

Versace Shanghai Limited

China Meheco Group Co., Ltd.

China Life Healthcare Investment Co., Ltd.

Pfizer Investment Co. Ltd.

Beaufour-Ipsen (Tianjin) Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.

Tibet Jiuzheng Capital Investment Co., Ltd.

Guizhou Zhongyida Co., Ltd.

China Meheco Group Co., Ltd.

Agricultural Bank of China

Nanning Jianning Water Investment Group Co., Ltd.

SuperMap Software Co., Ltd.

New Journey Health Technology Group Co., Ltd.

China Communications Construction Co., Ltd.

China Harbour Engineering Co., Ltd.

Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Co., Ltd.

China Tianchen Engineering Corporation

Xiamen Wuhe Investment Construction Group Co., Ltd.,

Golden Winner Investment Limited

Beijing Huijin Lifang Investment Management Center (L.L.P.)

Lummy Yi Yao, Chongqing Lummy Pharmaceutical Co., ltd.

Jinchuan Yangjiawan Hydroelectric Power Co., Ltd.

Zhonghai Shengrong (Beijing) Capital Management Holding Ltd.

Shengjing Bank Co., Ltd. Shenyang Shenhe Branch

China Oilfield Services Company Limited Tianjin Branches

Lualaba Copper Smelter S.A.S.

China Electronic Technology Group Corporation

BCEG International Co., Ltd

China Energy Engineering Group Hunan Electric Power Design Institute Co., Ltd

Beijing Guoxin Holiday Travel Service Co., Ltd.

China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation

Guangdong Owgels Science and Technology Co., Ltd.

China Oil & Gas Pipeline Network Corporation (PipeChina) Xinjiang Coal to Natural Gas Export Pipeline Co., Ltd.

CDH Investments

CNODC International Holding Limited

Qingdao Conson Financial Holdings Co., Ltd

Beijing Shougang International Engineering and Technology Co., Ltd.

China CAMC Engineering Co., Ltd.

Tianhe Cheng (Tianjin) Real Estate Investment Co., Ltd.


Jinggong Steel International Co., Limited

Beijing EVERYWAY Traffic & Lighting Tech. Co., Ltd.

China Energy Engineering Group Guangdong Electric Power Design Institute Co., Ltd

China Railways Shanhaiguan Bridge Company

China National Oil and Gas Exploration and Development Corporation

Evergrande Group Changsha Properties Co., Ltd.

Shenzhen Xuelin Group Co., Ltd.

Wuzhou Urban Construction Investment Development Co., Ltd


Guangdong Yangming Yude Education Investment Co., Ltd.

China Minsheng Banking Co., Ltd.

Shenzhen China Merchants Ping An Asset Management Corporation Limited

Shenzhen Jincheng Long-term Capital Management Co., Ltd.

China Development Bank

China United SME Guarantee Corporation

COFCO Trust Co., Ltd.

China Reform Securities Co., Ltd.

China Export & Credit Insurance Corporation

Shenzhen Z.S.Y. Capital Management Co., Ltd.

Global Experience Specialists, Inc.

Jin Hui Yuan Electric Power Group Co. Ltd.

Beijing Yizhuang Investment Holding Ltd.

Tianjin Jinnan Blogis International Logistics Co., Ltd.

Shenyang Yuanda Aluminium Industry Engineering Co., Ltd.

Guangzhou Yuexiu Financial Leasing Co., Ltd.

Haitong Securities Co., Ltd.

TTM Technologies, Inc.

Inari Amertron Berhad

Cohu, Inc.

Acora Limited

Export Trading Group

OSI Group

Olam Agri Group

Citrovita Agro Industrial Ltda.

ZF Friedrichshafen AG

Hexagon AB

China Development Bank

Sichuan Development Finance Leasing Co., Ltd.

Toyota Tsusho (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. Sichuan Branch

Sichuan Qingfeng Modern Real Estate Development Co., Ltd.

Xiamen International Bank Co., Ltd.

Chengdu Chunlei Technology Venture Capital Partnership(L.P.)

Zoneco Group Co., Ltd.

Sichuan Xunyou Network Technology Co., Ltd.

Beijing Haohua Energy Resource Co., Ltd.

Ping An Securities Co., Ltd

China Merchants Securities Co., Ltd.

Guosen Securities Co., Ltd.

Talkweb Information System Inc.

Shenzhen Chuangyuan Water Environment Co., Ltd.

Shenzhen Customs of the People’s Republic of China

Ping An Bank Co., Ltd. Wuxi Branch

Ping An Bank Co., Ltd.

Hua Xia Bank Co., Ltd. Hanzhongmen Sub-branch

Bank of Jiangsu Co., Ltd. Nanjing Zhujiang Road Subbranch

Bank Of Beijing Co., Ltd. Nanjing Branch

HaiNan Province Water Conservancy & Hydropower Survey, Design & Research Institude Co., Ltd.

Hainan Giant Star Technology Co., Ltd.

Bank of China Limited Hainan Branch

China Construction First Group Corporation Limited

Hainan Haiyao Co., Ltd.

Hainan Airport Infrastructure Co., Ltd.

Hainan Equity Exchange Co., Ltd.

Hainan Free Trade Port Construction Investment Fund Co., Ltd.

Hainan Finance and Investment Group Co., Ltd.

China Development Bank Corpration Hainan Branch

Hainan Haijin Securities Investment Fund Management Co., Ltd.

Hainan Financial Holdings Co., Ltd.

Office of Hainan Venture Capital Guidance Fund Management Committee

Hainan Branch of China Great Wall Asset Management Co., Ltd.

Hainan Provincial Department of Transportation

Haikou Jiangdong New Area Administration

PenYao E. P

China Cinda Asset Management Co., Ltd. Jiangsu Branch

Gezhouba Group Co., LTD.

China Cinda Asset Management Co., Ltd. Jiangsu Branch

Shanghai Construction Engineering Group

Longfor Group

Phoenix media

Gemdale Corporation

Work highlights

  • Represented North Industries Group Red Arrow Co., Ltd. in misrepresentation lawsuits.
  • Represented Guoneng Yinglite Energy and Chemical Group Co in a series of acquisition and asset transaction-related disputes.
  • Representing Jiangsu Tourism Group in a dispute over control of China United Travel.

Beijing DaHui Lawyers

Fielding ‘experts in international dispute resolution‘, Beijing DaHui Lawyers‘ recent experience includes several appellate and retrial cases, as well as proceedings before the Supreme People’s Court. Recently, the practice has also acted in litigation involving the US, Hong Kong, the Cayman Islands, Japan and Brazil, among other jurisdictions. The team is jointly led by Xing Wan, a specialist in disputes concerning investments, finance, corporate law, product liability, trade secrets, and real estate and construction; Arthur Ma, who is particularly active in cross-border disputes and the enforcement of foreign arbitration awards; and commercial disputes practitioner Owen Yang. Also key to the firm’s offering, Joy Wang maintains an active practice in IP and unfair competition disputes; Edward Lu acts for both Chinese and multinational clients in cross-border disputes; and Yi Dai assists with litigation proceedings involving a range of jurisdictions. Brian Lin and Hui Wu are experienced counsels.

Practice head(s):

Xing Wan; Arthur Ma; Owen Yang

Other key lawyers:

Edward Lu; Joy Wang; Yi Dai; Brian Lin; Hui Wu


Experts in international dispute resolution.’

‘Edward Lu and Brian Lin are both knowledgeable in international dispute resolution. They are very dedicated to exploring different options and formulating various strategies for clients.’

Key clients

Aether Plaza


Assa Abloy




China Credit Trust

China Huadian Group Cleaning Energy Co., Ltd.

China Security

CITIC Construction

Elsevier Limited

Fadima Medical Technology

Filmko Film

First Brands Group

GE (China) Co. Ltd. (General Electric)

Giuseppe Zanotti S.p.A.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE)

HT Cathy Investment Management Co. Ltd.

Huarong Overseas Chinese Asset Management Co


John Deere

Lejiate Real Estate

Louis Dreyfus

Petro-Cyberworks Information Technology Co

Philips (China) Investment Co., Ltd.

Reed Business Information Limited

Reed Exhibitions (China) Co., Ltd.

RELX Group

Rongjun (Zhuhai) Investment Management Partnership

SAIF Partners

Shengdian Real Estate

Suzhou Suwang


Tianming Real Estate

Trammo (Shanghai) Trading Co., Ltd.

Wanxiang Trust


Xinghao Film

Xinxing Pipes

Work highlights

  • Representing bond underwriter China Securities in appeal proceedings.
  • Representing Hewlett Packard in an appeal after it lost a major case and was ordered to pay several million Renminbi.
  • Representing a large, state-owned credit management service provider in the retrial of a securities-related dispute.

Commerce & Finance Law Offices

One of the most professional law firms in China‘, Commerce & Finance Law Offices‘s dispute resolution practice routinely acts for Chinese central and state-owned enterprises, listed companies and multinationals in major disputes. Among the firm’s several experienced practitioners, Hongji Li is a highly regarded litigation and arbitration specialist; Xiangyu Chen‘s experience includes hundreds of complex litigation and arbitration cases; and Qiang Cui, who is ‘the best choice for complex matters‘, handles cases concerning equity and debt investments, commercial real estate, international trade, IP and unfair competition. The team further strengthened its commercial litigation offering with the hire of Zhao Li who joined from Global Law Office in November 2023. Also key to the group, Fu Chen is an expert in commercial litigation, arbitration, and defence-side economic criminal cases; Mingtao Chen acts in IP disputes; Amin Li assists with cases concerning insider trading, illegal information disclosures and market manipulation; and Hao Yu acts for financial institutions, listed companies and private equity funds in relation to corporate takeover and investment-related disputes.

Other key lawyers:

Hongji Li; Xiangyu Chen; Qiang Cui; Fu Chen; Mingtao Chen; Amin Li; Hao Yu; Zhao Li


One of the most professional law firms in China.

Compared with other law firms, the firm does a better job of combining litigation and non-litigation. Most of its partners have professional knowledge and experience in both areas, which makes the solutions they provide more enforceable.

Has attracted many young talents and young partners, making the entire law firm even more vibrant.

Compared with other firms, the most obvious feeling is that the professional knowledge and service are excellent.

Qiang Cui maintains stable collaborative relationships with clients.

Qiang Cui is the best choice for complex matters – he provides solutions that are not only legal and compliant, but also meet clients’ core needs.

Key clients

Beihai Hongtai Investment Co

Guochu Huijin Capital Management Co., Ltd.

Wanxiang Trust Co.

Qingdao Vanke Real Estate Co

Qingdao Jinxiu Jiye Real Estate Development Co

China Construction Bank

New China Trust Co., Ltd



Beijing Yiche Information Science And Technology Co., Ltd.

China National Offshore Oil Corporation

CNOOC Investment Holdings

CNOOC Finance Co

Shanghai Orient Appraisal Co., Ltd.

BDO China Shu Lun Pan Certified Public Accountants LLP

Shanghai City State Commercial Factoring Co

Zhejiang Reclaim Construction Group Co., Ltd.

Zhongxing Tianheng Energy Technology (Beijing) Co

Work highlights

  • Represented an investor in a profit-guaranteed investment dispute concerning the M&A transactions of listed companies.
  • Represented Vanke’s subsidiaries in disputes concerning the transfer of commercial properties.
  • Acting for BDO China Shu Lun Pan Certified Public Accountants in a securities dispute involving misrepresentation allegations.

Global Law Office

A firm that can be trusted by clients‘, Global Law Office’s litigators are active before all levels of China’s people’s courts, including the Supreme People’s Court and its circuit courts. Recent disputes experience for the team includes acting in several high-end litigation cases on behalf of Fortune Global 500 multinational corporations, as well as securities companies, major asset management groups, and commercial and investment banks. The group is led by Jiuguang Zhao, whose experience encompasses multiple complex commercial contract disputes. The team further includes international arbitration specialist Yifeng Gao; Jingye Jiang, who acts for shipping companies, P&I clubs, insurance companies, import/export businesses, project contractors and manufacturers in their disputes; and Weiwei Gu, an expert in government investigations, particularly in relation to anti-corruption and antitrust issues. At of counsel level, Lu Jiang‘s practice covers civil and commercial disputes. Former joint practice head Zhao Li departed in November 2023.

Practice head(s):

Jiuguang Zhao

Other key lawyers:

Yifeng Gao; Jingye Jiang; Weiwei Gu; Xiusong Xing; Kevin Wang; Ting Lei; Tim Yimin Liu; Yunjian Hou; Lu Jiang


‘A firm that can be trusted by clients.’

‘Excellent professionalism, trustworthy, and has a good sense of business.’

‘Understands clients’ needs.’

‘While possessing rich legal knowledge, they also have the ability to provide high-quality services in securities litigation.’

‘Excellent legal analysis abilities and court skills.’

‘In terms of case management, the team is very organised, and familiar with the progress and circumstances of hundreds of cases.’

‘Yunjian Hou responds quickly to the legal needs of clients, gives timely feedback, and comprehensively analyses issues, providing effective assistance to clients during their decision making.’

Key clients

Zhongzhi Enterprise Group and its subsidiaries

China General Technology (Group) Holding Co

China National Light Industrial Products IMP. & EXP. Group. CO.LTD

CITIC Securities Co., Ltd.

Sichuan Tianfu Bank Co., Ltd

HSBC Bank (China) Company Limited

Sichuan Tianfu Bank Co., Ltd

Work highlights

  • Representing Zhongzhi Enterprise Group (and its subsidiaries) in ten cases against Zhejiang Tianma Bearing Group Co (and its affiliates), arising from equity beneficiary rights transfers and repurchases (among other issues).
  • Acted for China National Light Industrial Products IMP. & EXP. Group in a series of litigation cases, including sales contract disputes.
  • Represented MMD Group in company control disputes.

Han Kun Law Offices

A leading law firm in China‘, Han Kun Law Offices‘ sizeable commercial dispute resolution practice has a strong reputation in the market for company, corporate, equity and securities disputes, along with litigation over private equity and financial management conflicts. Other key areas of expertise range from disputes involving service contracts, finance, real estate and construction, to unfair competition, bankruptcies and administrative litigation, including cross-border cases. The group is jointly led by corporate control dispute specialist Eric Liu; Yang You, who focuses on asset management-related litigation; Vincent Sun, a commercial disputes expert who joined the practice following the firm’s merger with Shanghai Young-Ben Law Firm (where he was founding partner); ‘outstanding dispute resolution lawyerYaxing Zhang, who acts in disputes over investments, financings, loans, guarantees, and domestic and international trade; and Qiunan Sun, who represents large group companies, financial institutions, and central and state-owned enterprises. Other active litigators are Xianglin Chen and Feng Ye.

Practice head(s):

Yang You; Eric Liu; Vincent Sun; Yaxing Zhang; Qiunan Sun

Other key lawyers:

Xianglin Chen; Feng Ye; Baofu Li; Qimin Zhu; Jing Liu; Zhihan Zhao


A leading law firm in China that keeps abreast of currently hot legal issues. Also a leader in the industry in terms of using high-level technology.’

‘Strong professional abilities, solid theoretical foundations, and rich practical experience.’

‘Provides clients with practical solutions and litigation strategies.’

‘Responsibility, strong sense of service, and timely and effective communications.’

‘Jing Liu provides a very professional legal service – she has very practical experience and litigation skills, and is meticulous and patient.’

‘Yaxing Zhang offers very unique perspectives, which not only help clients to eliminate inappropriate evidence materials, but also dig out evidence that is beneficial to clients in relation to evidence submitted by the other party. He achieves highly commendable results. An outstanding dispute resolution lawyer.’

‘Yaxing Zhang has significant experience in handling cases.’

‘Zhihan Zhao’s professional ability is outstanding and her responses are timely.’

Key clients

Tianfeng Securities Co., Ltd.

Marco Systemanalyse und Entwicklung GmbH



Steamboat Ventures Asia, L.P.

Shanghai Heyi Kewen Investment Partnership (Limited Partnership)

Ningbo Taiji Environmental Protection Equipment Co., Ltd.

YingLi Energy (China) Company Limited

GuoXin Shenghua Information Technology Co., LTD.

China Equity Group

Dagong Global Credit Rating Co. Ltd.

Berjaya (China) Great Mall Recreation Centre Co., Ltd.

Peking University Resources Group Investment Co., Ltd.

Guizhou Moutai Winery Group Technology Development Co., Ltd.

Wuliangye Great World (Beijing) Trading Co., Ltd.

Sino-Maple (Jiangsu) Co., Ltd.

Work highlights

  • Represented Garmin, a Swiss-domiciled multinational technology company, in litigation against Dongfeng Peugeot Citroen Automobile Company.
  • Represented Sino-Maple (Jiangsu) Co in litigation against a Chinese investment company and a Cambodian manufacturer.
  • Represented Donghuan (Beijing) Property Management Co in a series of commercial disputes over an equity transfer guarantee.

Jingtian & Gongcheng

A leading domestic law firm with a first-class team‘, Jingtian & Gongcheng‘s multidisciplinary practice is experienced in a range of major commercial disputes, particularly in relation to trade, investments, private equity, venture capital, real estate and construction. The group also acts in litigation concerning securities, insurance, energy, IP, product liability, and banking and finance. The practice is co-led by Lei Wu, whose disputes experience encompasses energy, telecoms, real estate, automotive, healthcare, and finance-related cases; Bangwei Xu, whose track record includes a high volume of civil and commercial litigation, including enforcement cases; and New York and China-qualified litigation and arbitration specialist Chungang Dong. Other names to note are corporate and finance litigator Xinqian Li; Shiqi Sun, a specialist in disputes over securities, finance, project finance, and the relationship between businesses and governments; and company, contract and insurance disputes expert Yue Liu.

Practice head(s):

Lei Wu; Bangwei Xu; Chungang Dong

Other key lawyers:

Xinqian Li; Shiqi Sun; Yue Liu; Lingqin Wang; Kehua Zhang; Ye Fang; Shuzhou Zhao


Huge experience in managing difficult cases deftly and to clients’ very best advantage.’

‘Their experience in handling cases outside of China puts them streets ahead of many rivals in the market.’

‘Sensitive and careful litigation case handlers.’

‘Shuzhou Zhao is very calm, even under pressure.’

‘A leading domestic law firm with a first-class team.’

‘Provides comprehensive legal services. Outstanding expertise.’

‘Superb professional skills.’

Key clients

Luckin Coffee Group Co., Ltd.

Intel Corporation

MGI Group

Guangdong Province Navigation Group Co., Ltd.


Leader Mutual Freight System (H.K.) Limited

SinCo Technologies Pte Ltd

Critical Care Diagnostics, Inc.

CITIC Securities Co., Ltd

Zhong De Securities Co., Ltd.

Aerospace Communications Holdings Co.,Ltd

Kangde Xin Composite Material Group Co., Ltd.

Peking University Founder Group Co., Ltd.

Guangdong Guangzhou Daily Media Co., Ltd.

Shanghai DZH Limited’s Directors, Supervisors and Executives

CLC Aircraft Leasing

Work highlights

  • Represented Kangdexin Composite Material Group in an administrative investigation and securities fraud litigation.
  • Represented Harvest Capital in litigation proceedings arising out of a value adjustment mechanism.
  • Represented Zhong De Security in securities fraud litigation and administrative investigation procedures, arising from a disclosure violation.


Fielding ‘true experts in handling international dispute resolution‘, JunHe LLP‘s 90-plus-lawyer team acts at all levels of China’s courts. The practice acts for domestic and international clients in disputes over civil and commercial conflicts, IP issues, maritime law and administrative conflicts, as well as criminal matters and related civil actions involving corporate clients. It also assists with the recognition and enforcement of overseas arbitral awards in China. Among the department’s several experienced practitioners, Weining Zou is an expert in commercial, IP, product liability and international trade litigation; George Wang is ‘capable of handling the most complicated disputes‘; Leanne Zheng is a longstanding inbound and outbound dispute resolution specialist; and Jacky He‘s wide-ranging practice covers civil and commercial disputes, along with administrative litigation. Other names to note are Lei Wu, Qing Li, Rongnan Huang and Wen Zhang.

Practice head(s):

Weining Zou; George Wang; Lei Wu; Li Cai

Other key lawyers:

Leanne Zheng; Jacky He; Qing Li, Rongnan Huang; Wen Zhang; Wenhui Cui


True experts in handling international dispute resolution and quick in responding.’

‘JunHe provides quality dispute resolution legal services.’

‘Qing Li understands clients’ needs and is able to grasp the crux of problems easily.’

Key clients



Johnson Controls



Walt Disney



CGV China


Work highlights

  • Acted for a large state-owned bank in its successful dispute with a bankruptcy administrator over the cancellation of repayments for RMB560m.
  • Acted for a Singapore trading company in a dispute with a Chinese company over purchase and sales contracts.
  • Acted for Gree Electric Appliances in its administrative litigation against Aux Group for patent invalidation.

Tian Yuan Law Firm

With ‘strong trial skills and careful preparation‘, Tian Yuan Law Firm‘s dispute resolution practice is predominantly engaged in high-stakes domestic and international commercial litigation. The group’s litigation expertise covers equity investments, securities trading, non-performing asset claims and asset management plans. It is also active in disputes concerning IP rights, real estate, bankruptcies and labour law. The principal figures are founding partner Lihua Wang, whose disputes practice covers construction projects, equity issues, IP conflicts, enforcement work, and corporate and administrative litigation; Xiaodong Zhu, an expert in financial and equity investment conflicts, bankruptcy issues, and securities transactions disputes; and Chen Zhuo, who acts in state-owned asset transfer disputes, along with company, real estate and financial asset management-related litigation. The practice also features shareholder, financial securities and derivatives expert Yan Zhou; Li Qi, a specialist in capital markets and IP-related litigation; and Feng Yiming, who ‘wins a lot of cases‘.

Practice head(s):

Xiaodong Zhu; Li Qi

Other key lawyers:

Lihua Wang; Chen Zhuo; Yan Zhou; Li Qi; Feng Yiming; Wang Ze; Luo Qing; Li Tiansi; L iu Xiaoyan; Yan Hao


‘The fees are reasonable and the litigation efficiency level is high.’

‘Strong trial skills and careful preparation.’

‘Feng Yiming’s professional abilities and legal knowledge are solid, and he wins a lot of cases.’

Key clients

China Cinda Asset Management Co., Ltd.

CITIC Industrial Fund

CDB Capital Co., Ltd.

everyone insurance co., ltd.

Kunlun Trust Co., Ltd.

Hong Kong CDIB Fund

CITIC Guoan Group Co., Ltd.

American Tarzan Fund

China Construction Bank Head Office

Hua Chuang Securities Co., Ltd. (Hua Chuang Securities Co., Ltd.)

BVI Changan Shipping Holdings Corporation

Bohai Ferry Co., Ltd.

COSCO Shipping Container Lines Co., Ltd.

Hong Kong Standard Incorporation Limited

BVI FSN Enterprise Limited

China Shipping Shandong Logistics Co., Ltd.

China Shipping Group Logistics Co., Ltd.

Fuxin Del Auto Parts Co., Ltd.

Yihai Kerry Investment Co., Ltd. (Yihai Kerry Investment Co., Ltd.)

EL International Ltd

Wanxinda (Guangzhou) Technology Product Co., Ltd

Work highlights

  • Represented Kunlun Trust in completing the notarisation of compulsory execution and creditors’ rights documents.
  • Acted for a client in share repurchase-related litigation.
  • Acted for a client in securities fraud disputes.

AllBright Law Offices

Shanghai-headquartered AllBright Law Offices‘ litigation team operates from over 20 offices throughout China, focusing on commercial disputes in the real estate, financial services, and mining and metals sectors. Wei Yue heads up the practice, which features Jianfeng Wang, an expert in disputes over contracts, finance, equity, investment funds, real estate, and construction; civil and commercial disputes specialist Jingming Liu; and Chanjuan Liu, whose practice includes banking and financial disputes, equity-related conflicts, liquidations, and labour law litigation. Also highly regarded, Yueming Zhangdoes his very best to protect the rights and interests of clients‘.

Practice head(s):

Wei Yue

Other key lawyers:

Jianfeng Wang; Jingming Liu; Yueming Zhang


Established a strong competitive advantage and provides highly efficient and high-quality professional services for clients at home and abroad.’

‘Yueming Zhang is able to understand cases comprehensively. He does his very best to protect the rights and interests of clients in accordance with the law.’

Key clients

Excellence Group (Shenzhen) Real Estate Co., Ltd

Shaanxi Songri Real Estate Co., Ltd

Nanjing Nangang Iron and Steel Joint Co., Ltd

Shenzhen Qianhai Weishi Investment Center (Limited Partnership)

Shanghai Fosun Weishi Phase I Equity Investment Fund Partnership (Limited Partnership)

Debang Securities Co., Ltd

Shenzhen Qianhai Weishi Investment Center (Limited Partnership)

China Great Wall Asset Management Co., Ltd. Hunan Branch

Zhuzhou Hongyu Real Estate Development Co., Ltd

AnJie Broad Law Firm

AnJie Broad Law Firm‘s ‘litigation team has a deep understanding of China’s laws and regulations‘. The group is regularly engaged to act in complex finance-related litigation, such as fund and equity transfer disputes, along with trust product and asset management cases. Insurance dispute resolution is also a particularly strong area for the firm. The practice’s leadership comprises commercial trial specialist Gao Ping; insurance disputes expert Xuelei Wang; Dan Zhang who focuses on commercial and financial cases; and Xumin Sun who ‘has a precise grasp of cases’ key legal issues‘. Jia Wan and Shanshan Wu also act in insurance-related litigation.

Practice head(s):

Ping Gao; Xuelei Wang; Dan Zhang; Xumin Sun

Other key lawyers:

Jia Wan; Shanshan Wu; Wei Cui


‘Familiar with the relevant laws and regulations of the insurance industry, and provides very professional services.’

‘Patient and meticulous, and able to respond to clients’ requirements.’

‘The dispute resolution and litigation team has a deep understanding of China’s laws and regulations.’

‘Solid legal solutions and charges reasonable fees.’

‘Profound theoretical foundation and rich practical experience.’

‘Xumin Sun has rich experience in litigation and has handled a large number of complex financial, real estate and related cases.’

‘Xumin Sun has a precise grasp of cases’ key legal issues and achieves  good trial results.’

‘Xumin Sun has superb professional ability. A very reliable partner.’

Key clients

China Nuclear Investment Co., Ltd.

PICC Property and Casualty Co., Ltd.

China Life Property and Casualty Insurance Co., Ltd.

BOC Insurance Co., Ltd.

Ping An Property & Casualty Insurance Co., Ltd.

China Huaneng Group Co., Ltd.

Sinosafe Asset Management Co., Ltd.

China Export & Credit Insurance Co., Ltd.

China United Property Insurance Co., Ltd.

Everbright Yongming Asset Management Co., Ltd.

Fude Sino Life Corp.

Generali China Life Insurance Co., Ltd.

Huatai Property Insurance Co., Ltd.

Sedgwick China Co., Ltd.

Sichuan Trust Co., Ltd.

Taikang Life Insurance Group Co., Ltd.

Taiping General Insurance Co., Ltd.

Tianan Property Insurance Co., Ltd.

Tutwo (Xiamen) Outdoor Products Co., Ltd.

China Energy Group Ningxia Coal Industry Co., Ltd.

The Bank of East Asia (China) Limited

Ruili Airlines Co., Ltd.

China Merchants Bank Co., Ltd. Beijing Branch

China Merchants Bank Co., Ltd. Jinan Branch

Karroy Investment Co. Ltd.

China United SME Guarantee Corporation

Cornerstone International Financial Leasing Co., Ltd.

Cinda Financial Leasing Co., Ltd.

Xiamen International Bank Co., Ltd. Beijing Branch

Bank of Shanghai Co., Ltd. Beijing Branch

Beijing Construction Machinery Asset Management Co.,Ltd.

Beijing Agricultural Investment Finance Leasing Co., Ltd.

Guodian Tianwei Kangbao Wind Energy Co., Ltd.

Shanghai Bestone Information Technology Co., Ltd.,

China Nuclear Tongchuang (Shanghai) Technology Development Co., Ltd,

Shanghai Juyin Information Technology Co., Ltd.,

China Energy Group Ningxia Coal Industry Co., Ltd.

The Bank of East Asia (China) Limited

China United SME Guarantee Corporation

Cornerstone International Financial Leasing Co., Ltd.

Cinda Financial Leasing Co., Ltd.

Xiamen International Bank Co., Ltd. Beijing Branch

Bank of Shanghai Co., Ltd. Beijing Branch

Guodian Tianwei Kangbao Wind Energy Co., Ltd.

Shanghai Bestone Information Technology Co., Ltd.,

China Nuclear Tongchuang (Shanghai) Technology Development Co., Ltd,

Shanghai Juyin Information Technology Co., Ltd.,

Work highlights

  • Represented China Nuclear Investment Co., Ltd. in a financial loan contract dispute before Beijing Fourth Intermediate People’s Court and Beijing High People’s Court.
  • Represented PICC Property and Casualty Co., Ltd. Yantai Branch in an import and export credit insurance contract dispute before the Supreme People’s Court.
  • Represented China Re Asset Management Co in an enforcement case.

Dacheng Law Offices

Especially good at handling heavyweight and complex litigation‘, Dacheng Law Offices also has notable experience in enforcement work. The team’s track record includes successfully representing domestic and foreign clients in civil, commercial and administrative litigation, as well as disputes involving major domestic and foreign industries. Led by Beijing-based civil and commercial disputes specialist Tao Li, the team includes Summit Chen, whose wide-ranging practice encompasses commercial dispute resolution; Huixiao Han, who acts in finance, real estate, construction and corporate disputes, as well as matters involving non-performing asset disposals; and Yanqing Li, an expert in financial and asset management cases.

Practice head(s):

Tao Li

Other key lawyers:

Summit Chen; Huixiao Han; Yanqing Li; Daniel Wei; John Zou


Especially good at handling heavyweight and complex litigation.’

‘Flexibly applies solid legal theories when dealing with practical problems.’

‘Analyses legal facts with systematic thinking and resolves problems.’

Guantao Law Firm

Covering both domestic and international litigation, Guantao Law Firm‘s specialisms range from investment and equity disputes, to financial crime and commercial and financial fraud cases. Other areas of strength are IP infringements, general torts, international trade and real estate disputes. The firm’s litigation and arbitration offering is led by Shaosong Sun, a longstanding expert in commercial dispute resolution, corporate restructuring and antitrust work. Providing key support, Dequan Li‘s experience includes cases before the Supreme People’s Court, and Yi Lyu acts in disputes concerning company law, profit distributions, equity transfers, contracts and liquidations.

Practice head(s):

Shaosong Sun

Other key lawyers:

Dequan Li; Yi Lyu; Frank Huang; Zhe Deng

Key clients

China Huarong Asset Management Co., Ltd. Beijing Branch

HKC (Shanghai Guangtian) Holdings Ltd.

Hong Kong Construction (China) Engineering Co., Ltd.

Shanghai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.

Shanghai Hengyuan Enterprise Development Co., Ltd.

Shanghai Qianyuan Investment Partnership (limited partnership)

Western Trust Co., Ltd.

CITIC Securities

Yango Group Co., Ltd.

Beijing Huarong Infrastructure Investment Co., LTD.

Beijing Huarong Comprehensive Investment Co., LTD.

Financial Street Holdings Co., LTD

Sinolink Securities Co., Ltd.

Shanghai Dayin Xisheng Film Co. LTD.

Shanghai Sales Branch of China National Petroleum Corporation

Work highlights

  • Represented China Huarong Asset Management Co., Ltd. Beijing Branch in 11 litigation and enforcement cases over non-performing financial claims.
  • Acted for HKC (Shanghai Guangtian) Holdings and Hong Kong Construction (China) Engineering Co in a complex breach of contract case.
  • Acted for Shanghai Pharmaceutical Co in a sales agreement dispute.

Hylands Law Firm

With ‘strong business capabilities‘, Hylands Law Firm‘s dispute resolution team is particularly active in disputes involving real estate, banking and finance, securities, construction and engineering. The team is co-led by Liu Hong, whose clients include group enterprises, public institutions, industry associations, foreign joint ventures and financial institutions; Yipeng Jia, a specialist in disputes involving company shares, private equity, derivatives, construction, real estate and IP; and Fu Xiye, whose practice takes in new energy-related litigation. Other key practitioners include Li Wenting, who ‘understands clients’ objectives very well‘; finance and international trade litigation expert Jiang Qi; and commercial litigation specialist Xu Yu.

Practice head(s):

Liu Hong; Yipeng Jia; Fu Xiye

Other key lawyers:

Li Wenting; Jiang Qi; Xu Yu; Mu Fei; Guo Wei; Yu Fang


‘The team members have strong business capabilities and cover a wide range of professional fields, which meet various business needs.’

‘Li Wenting has strong communication skills, understands clients’ objectives very well, and uses her professional abilities to serve the client.’

Key clients

Ping An Bank Co., Ltd

Shanxi Yulian Industrial Co., Ltd

China Merchants Bank

Zhengzhou Jinzhou Water Affairs Co., Ltd.

Shenzhen Dongfang Xiaoweixing Equity Investment Fund Partnership (Limited Partnership)

Hubei Xiangli Assets Management Co., Ltd.

Tahone Investment Management (Kunshan) Co., Ltd.

Xinyi Investment Management Consulting (Tianjin) Co., Ltd.

Suzhou Gold Mantis Construction Decoration Co., Ltd.

Tahone Investment Management (Kunshan) Co., Ltd.

Global Sparkle Holding X Limited


China Construction Second Engineering Bureau Ltd.

Beijing Xingfuhengyuan Investment Management Co., Ltd

Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications

Beijing Muzhenliao Fashion Co., Ltd.

Zhongzhi Enterprise Group

Tianjin Teda Group Co., Ltd

Beijing Lianjia Real Estate Brokerage Co., Ltd

Shell Housing (Beijing) Technology Co., Ltd

Legend Holdings Corporation

Glodon Company Limited

Zhongke Shengchuang (Qingdao) Electric Co., Ltd

Zhuzhou Times New Material Technology Co., Ltd

Shenzhen Hewang Electric Co., Ltd

CSIC Motor Technology Co., Ltd

Taiyuan Heavy Industry Co., Ltd

Shandong Shuangyi Technology Co., Ltd

Foster’s New Energy Technology (Shanghai) Co., Ltd

Chongqing Gearbox Co., Ltd

China Suntien Green Energy Corporation Limited

Jincheng Tongda & Neal

Representing international and domestic clients, Jincheng Tongda & Neal’s dispute resolution practice  routinely handles international business disputes before foreign and local courts. Its recent experience includes successfully settling several international commercial disputes in the US courts. Managing partner Chen Yang is a commercial disputes specialist; Yong Wang handles cases involving IP law, as well as civil and commercial law matters; and the practice of litigation expert Zhen Zhao additionally includes compliance and government regulations work. Other active litigators include IP disputes practitioner Zhenzhong Yang and counsel Guo Shuai, whose career includes working at the People’s Court.

Practice head(s):

Chen Yang

Other key lawyers:

Yong Wang; Zhen Zhao; Zhenzhong Yang; Hongmin Zhou; Guo Shuai

Key clients

Guangzhou Juanxing Business Service Co., Ltd.

Kangdexin Composite Material Group Co., Ltd.

Shanghai Xinbi Real Estate Development Co., Ltd.

Country Garden (Shanghai) Real Estate Development Co., Ltd.

Yonggang CHEN, Yuncheng JT Chemical Technology Co., Ltd.

Chongqing Jiushengcheng Waterproof Material Co., Ltd.

Shenyang Jiushengcheng Economic Trade Co., Ltd.

1955 Capital Fund I GP LLC

1955 Capital China Fund GP LLC

Yancheng Shanda Yuanfeng Equity Investment Partnership

Ruida Fakao Education Co., Ltd

Inner Mongolia Hengfeng Group


Shenzhen Hua’er Blooming Company

Shandong New World Rubber Technology Co., Ltd


Work highlights

  • Represented Guangzhou Juanxing Business Service Co., Ltd. in an equity transfer contract dispute with Shaanxi Kaixin Electronic Engineering Co., Ltd., Shaanxi Wanhe Industrial Development Co., Ltd., Shaanxi Wanhe Investment Co., Ltd. and Shaanxi Ronghe Tianrui Real Estate Development Co., Ltd.
  • Acted for Kangdexin Composite Material Group Co., Ltd. in its contract dispute with Kangde Investment Group Co., Ltd. and Bank of Beijing Co., Ltd.
  • Acted for Shanghai Xinbi Real Estate Development Co., Ltd., and Country Garden (Shanghai) Real Estate Development Co in a business loan dispute.

Llinks Law Offices

Llinks Law Offices‘s lawyers are experienced in a range of finance, investment and business disputes. Practice head Peiming Yang acts for multinational corporations, private companies, and foreign-invested and state-owned enterprises in major litigation; and James Wang is noted for internet-related cases. The next line of active practitioners includes commercial dispute resolution expert Mark Zhang; Wenjun Cai, who acts in disputes concerning asset management, private funds and construction, along with debt collection, international sales of goods and foreign investments; and Jason Zhang, whose track record includes representing financial institutions in a high volume of litigation cases.

Practice head(s):

Peiming Yang

Other key lawyers:

James Wang; Mark Zhang; Wenjun Cai; Jason Zhang


Very professional, dedicated and efficient, especially in the field of dispute resolution.’

‘The opinions and suggestions given during cases always hit the nail on the head.’

‘The team is very diverse, which can meet the needs of different businesses. The firm is not only equipped with dispute resolution lawyers, but also investment and financing lawyers that can analyse cases from different angles.’

‘They solve cases and provide clients with comprehensive services.’

‘Very professional and efficient, the fees are fair and transparent, and the team maintains frequent communication with clients, allowing clients to understand the progress of cases.’

Key clients

SHZQ Futures Co. Ltd

Orient Securities Company Limited

Shanghai Kaibao Pharmaceutical Co.,Ltd.

Contemporary Amperex Technology Co., Limited

Shanghai Tianlin Road Sub-branch of Bank of China Ltd.

Work highlights

  • Acted for Orient Securities Company in a dispute over stock-pledged repo transactions with Shanghai Zhonglu Group Co.
  • Acted for Caitong Fund Management Co in civil law compensation cases involving alleged securities market-related false statements.
  • Acted for Dacheng Innovative Capital Management Co in a contractual dispute with Beijing Zhongzhi Fund Sales Co.

Chance Bridge Law Firm

Chance Bridge Law Firm‘s dispute resolution practice covers litigation involving securities, shareholder disputes, contractual issues and construction projects. It also assists with disputes concerning banking and finance transactions, distressed asset disposals, IP, and bankruptcies and reorganisations. The team is co-led by disputes specialists Qiang Ye, Yuxiang Hu and Xiaomin Zheng.

Practice head(s):

Qiang Ye; Yuxiang Hu; Xiaomin Zheng

Other key lawyers:

Sizhe Huang; Feifei Yang

Key clients

China Construction Bank


CITIC Securities

China Minsheng Bank

China Huarong Asset Management Co., Ltd.


Galaxy Jinhui Asset Management Co., Ltd.

China Fortune International Trus

China Zhongshan Securities

China-Conflux Insurance Company

Beijing Branch of Industrial Bank Co., Ltd.

Hongxin Security Co

Work highlights

  • Representing AVIC Trust in a dispute over a pledge contract for certificates of deposit.
  • Acted for Fujian Sanxin Group in a financial loan-related lawsuit.
  • Representing Zhongshan Securities in a series of securities misrepresentation cases.

DeHeng Law Offices

Dispute resolution is a core area of expertise for DeHeng Law Offices, which is ‘good at handling complex issues across different legal systems‘. The practice routinely handles major domestic and international cases at every court level. Changbin Chen, Junqi Wang, Huanghe Xiao, Fang Yan and Enhui Wang jointly head the department.

Practice head(s):

Changbin Chen; Junqi Wang; Huanghe Xiao; Fang Yan; Enhui Wang

Other key lawyers:

Xiao Guo


‘Clients are very satisfied with its level of professionalism.’

‘Solid legal background and great level of business thinking.’

‘Xiao Guo stands out for his strong levels of professionalism, smooth communications, and pleasant cooperation.’

‘Xiao Guo is able to put forward novel legal opinions.’

‘Xiao Guo has excellent professional abilities and a strong sense of responsibility.’

‘A law firm that is highly trustworthy.’

‘Good at handling complex issues across different legal systems and reasonable fees.’

‘The team’s performance level is very high.’

Key clients

Zhongbo Technology Co., Ltd.

Beijing Hanxin Culture and Art Development Co., Ltd.

Shanxi High-tech Huaye Electronic Group Co.,Ltd.

HONG-ZI Medical And Pharmaceutical Emergency Security Platform Co., Ltd.

Agricultural Bank of China Limited

Beijing Quancheng Wealth Investment Management Co., Ltd.

Shougang Changzhi IRON& Steel Co., Ltd.

China CITIC BANK Corporation Limited

Xiong’an New Area Party and Mass Work Department

Shenzhen Meidafei Investment Development Co., LTD

Zhaoqing Gaoyao Jintao Industrial Park Development and Construction Co., Ltd

Shaanxi Broadcast & TV Network Intermediary (Group) Co., Ltd.

Shaanxi Yanchang Petroleum (Group) Co., Ltd.

Shaanxi Yuhang Technology Industry Co., Ltd.

Yanan University Xianyang Hospital Co., Ltd.

Work highlights

  • Handled a high-value, white-collar crime case.
  • Acted in multiple cases involving duty-related crimes.
  • Assisted a large coal industry company with retrieving huge losses.

FenXun Partners

Litigation is a key strength for FenXun Partners; the team, which also includes former members of the judiciary and regulators, is experienced in litigation at every level of the People’s Courts. Practice head and commercial dispute resolution specialist Honghuan Liu is well known for IP and trade secrets disputes.

Practice head(s):

Honghuan Liu

Other key lawyers:

Zhou Xi


‘The team understands clients’ needs, is familiar with clients’ business, and can provide them with customised services.’

‘Responds quickly and has strong professional capabilities. It is especially trustworthy when solving difficult problems and major cases, and can withstand pressure, while providing a professional service.’

Hai Run Law Firm

Hai Run Law Firm’s litigation practice ranges from civil and commercial disputes to government and regulatory cases. The group’s experience includes appeals before the Supreme Court and high people’s courts, in addition to cases before China’s intermediate people’s courts and primary people’s courts. Beijing-based Mei Fang is practice head.

Practice head(s):

Mei Fang

Other key lawyers:

Jinlong Zhou

Key clients

Agricultural Bank of China

Industrial Bank

The Export-Import Bank of China

CRRC Logistics Co., Ltd

Baoli Finance and Leasing Co, Ltd.


Kangda Law Firm

Delivering ‘very good results‘, Kangda Law Firm‘s litigation team is increasingly active in major civil and commercial disputes. The firm’s nationwide presence is also growing, further to its opening of new outposts in Chongqing, Hefei and Ningbo during 2022. Co-heading the team are Yan Lian, Rui Qiao and Lina Meng.

Practice head(s):

Yan Lian; Rui Qiao; Lina Meng

Other key lawyers:

Qingbo Chen; Wenxuan Lu; Jun Liu; Yu Xia


Delivers very good results.

Kangda’s legal team is very stable.

Has always maintained a high standard.

The lawyers have good coordination skills among themselves, are good at handling and responding to complex situations, and the timeliness of the feedback is also very satisfactory.

Strong perseverance in complex cases and extremely attentive.

Wenxuan Lu is very reliable, friendly, humble, responsible and perseverant, and has strong English communication skills.

Key clients

China United Property Insurance Co., Ltd. Langfang Center Branch

Nanchang Quanfei Industrial Development Co

Zhuhai Ansjer Electronics Co

Hangzhou Weinian Brand Management Co

Shenmu County Coal Co., Ltd. Shenguang

Langji Real Estate Group Co., Ltd.

SOCOL Corporation Limited

Fushun Special Steel Co

Palm Eco-Town Development Co., Ltd.

Beijing Hotgen Biotech Co

Work highlights

  • Acted for China United Property Insurance Co in a case involving continued enforcement liability insurance.
  • Acted for Zhuhai Ansjer Electronics Co in a patent infringement case.
  • Acted in a complex case involving an ultra vires guarantee for the financing of PPP projects.

Merits & Tree Law Offices

Merits & Tree Law Offices‘ dispute resolution department predominantly acts in civil and commercial disputes, defence-side criminal matters, and administrative litigation involving financial management, capital markets, private equity, venture capital, M&A deals and real estate. The team is also experienced in cross-border disputes. Experienced partner Zheng Li heads up the practice.

Practice head(s):

Zheng Li

Key clients

People’s Republic of China (PRC) Ministry of Natural Resources

China Petrochemical Corporation

China Resources Co

Member enterprises of China Railway Corporation

Member enterprises of State Development And Investment Corporation

Member enterprises of China Railway Construction Corporation Limited

Member enterprises of China National Machinery Industry Corporation

Member enterprises of China National Building Material Company

China South Industries Group Co

Zhongchao Plate Making Design Co

Construction Management Office of the CMC Agency for Offices Administration

Member enterprises of Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group Co

Gemdale Corporation and its member enterprises

Member enterprises of Yankuang Group Co

China Railway 22th Bureau Group Co

Work highlights

  • Acted for the agent of the respondent to a loss recovery lawsuit.
  • Acted in a dispute over a series of purchase and sales contracts.
  • Acted in a dispute over the transfer of exploration rights.

TianTong Law Firm

Beijing-headquartered boutique TianTong Law Firm focuses exclusively on commercial dispute resolution, particularly banking and construction litigation. Practice head Zhengyu Xin acts in disputes over commercial contracts, investments, finance guarantees, and real estate development and construction. Former partners Huafang Zhu, Hao Li and Feng Wang all recently departed the firm.

Practice head(s):

Zhengyu Xin


Well-known for being very good at resolving complex commercial disputes.’

‘The team is highly specialised, and they respond in a timely, high-quality and efficient manner.’

‘In recent years, their service capabilities have become even more comprehensive. The time, energy and effort they spend on a case is far higher than the general industry average.’

Key clients

Shenzhen Vanke Development Co

Beiqi Foton Motor Co., Ltd.

Shenzhen Yitian Group Co

Xi’an Anju Construction Management Group Co

Hutchison Whampoa Real Estate (Nanjing) Co., Ltd

Jiangsu Shagang Group Co., Ltd

China-Africa Development Fund

Jiangsu Suzhong Construction Group Co., Ltd

Huaihua Hongyu Real Estate Co., LTD

China Sixth Metallurgical Construction Co.