John Wang > Wang Jing & Co > Guangzhou, China > Lawyer Profile

Wang Jing & Co
SUITE 1504, 15/F., BANK OF GUANGZHOU SQUARE, 30 ZHU JIANG EAST ROAD
ZHU JIANG NEW TOWN
GUANG ZHOU
510623
China
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Work Department

Office: Guangzhou

Position

Executive Managing Partner, Equity Partner

Practice Areas: Shipping, Admiralty, Insurance and International Trade

Career

Professional qualifications:

2007 Licensed lawyer
2003 Senior engineer
1998 Licensed A-class Port State Control Officer

Experience:

John’s practice spans shipping, admiralty, banking, insurance and international trading disputes in court, arbitration and mediation proceedings. John acts for foreign and domestic vessel owners and operators, charterers, P&I clubs, hull and machinery underwriters, traders and banks, and adopt a practical approach to each client’s needs. He has acted in dozens of significant cases to go before the Supreme Court of the P. R. China, some of which have become leading cases. Before joining Wang Jing & Co. in 2006, John served for the Zhuhai Maritime Safety Administration from 1993 to 2006, which makes him ideally suited to represent vessel owners and charterers in claims or disputes arising from ship collision, contact and grounding.

John is the co-author of the “Shipping China” under Chambers Global Practice Guide 2018 & 2019. He is one of the drafters of the Emergency Response Scheme for Ships’ Pollution Prevention in Zhuhai Waters, and contributed to the Scheme of the Coordination of Guangdong Province, Hong Kong and Macao in Emergency Response to Pollution.

Chambers and Partners 2017, 2018 & 2019 has recognized John as “Recognized Practitioner”. John has been elected as “Talented Lawyer in handling foreign-related disputes” by the National Bar Association of China.

Languages

Chinese (Mandarin, Cantonese) and English

Education

2004 University of Southampton (Master of Laws, admiralty & marine insurance)
1993 Dalian Maritime University (transportation management engineering)