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Bin Zhang

Tel:
Work +86 10 64096099
Email:
Lifang & Partners

Work Department

  • Intellectual Property Law.
  • Antitrust and Unfair Competition.
  • Corporate and Commercial Law.
  • Dispute Resolution.

Position

Senior Partner

Ms Zhang has experience working with the scientific, cultural and creative industries. She has gained renown in these areas with her professional dedication and outstanding achievements.

She has represented clients in a number of important cases before the Supreme People’s Court, High People’s Courts, and in cases of significant social impact that receive wide media coverage from CCTV, satellite TV and the Legal Daily.

Some of her cases have been listed as Top 10 Intellectual Property Cases or Top 10 Software Cases. Since 2012, Ms Zhang has been recognized in Chambers as a leading lawyer in IP practice. Chambers quoted a client as having said: “She has extensive experience in litigation and gives us well-structured and to-the-point advice.” She was also praised for being a “very strong, detailed and professional lawyer… [Who] drills down into the issues and executes well.”

Her clients include American Superconductor, Microsoft, Business Software Alliance, Adobe, Autodesk, Siemens, Bestseller, Heinz, Trend Micro, Alibaba, Twinhead, Ting Hsin Group (Master Kong), Wanfang Data, Top Soft Computer, InterActive, MMIC, CMBC, PICC, China National Publications Import & Export (Group) Corporation, Scientific and Technical Documentation Press, the Beijing Times, GXT Communications, Genghai Real Estate, Fenyu China, Dayin Huadian, Helar Music and Land Smart Solutions.

Career

Professional

  • 2002 – Present: Senior Partner, Lifang & Partners: Ms Zhang was the principle lawyer in our litigation department and now heads the IP litigation department.
  • B & J Partners.
  • Beijing Intellectual Property Institutions: Ms Zhang worked as a full-time research fellow at this organization, where she participated in studies on IP law.
Appointments
  • Research fellow, Beijing Intellectual Property Institution.

Languages

  • Mandarin (Interpreters are available).

Member

  • PRC Attorney, 1999.

Education

  • LLM, Civil and Commercial Law, Peking University.
  • LLB, Intellectual Property Law, Northeastern University.


China: Intellectual property

Intellectual property: PRC firms

Within: Leading individuals

Bin Zhang - Lifang & Partners

Within: Intellectual property: PRC firms

Lifang & Partners' team ‘provides targeted solutions and fully understands the characteristics of the client's business environment’. In a notable contentious highlight, it represented Samsung in several patent cases, among them a smart phone and tablet patent infringement and invalidation dispute with Huawei. Microsoft, IBM, Heinz and Dyson also count among the key clients. Bin Zhang possesses ‘solid professional knowledge, which leaves clients reassured’; Yuanyuan Zhang is ‘professional and practical’ and Tingji Hao has 'vast intellectual property knowledge'. Head of trade mark prosecution, Yajun Huang, and Xi Sun, who heads the firm's patent litigation efforts, are also recommended.

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