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Lifang & Partners Listed in the Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2022

Release time:2022-01-13

On 13 January 2021, the Legal 500 released its 2022 Asia Pacific China Law Firm Rankings. Lifang & Partners was ranked as a Top Tier law firm in the area of "Intellectual Property: Litigation", a Recommended Law Firm in the area of "Intellectual Property: Non-litigation", and "Antitrust and Competition".

Xie Guanbin, senior partner of Lifang & Partners, was named a “Leading Individuals” of Intellectual Property and recommended in both the Intellectual Property and Antitrust areas. Our other partners, Zhang Bin was named in the "Hall of Fame" in Intellectual Property and Jiao Shan was among Recommended for Antitrust and Competition. In addition, the ranking list also named Du Shaohui, Yu Haidong, Li Boya and Sun Kena as major practioners..

Ranked Practice Areas

Tier 1: Intellectual Property: Litigation

Tier 3: Intellectual Property: Non-litigation

Tier 3: Antitrust and Competition

Ranked Lawyers

Leading Individuals in Intellectual Property: Xie Guanbin

Hall of Fame in Intellectual Property: Zhang Bin

Recommended in Intellectual Property: Xie Guanbin and Zhang Bin

Other Key Lawyers: Du Shaohui, Yu Haidong, Li Boya and Sun Kena


"It is an experienced litigation team. The lawyers are able to understand clients’ demands and solve disputes based on clients’ business rather than rigid legal provisions."

"They were able to provide timely feedback and try to understand their clients’ business so as to develop better dispute resolution strategies."

Recommended in Antitrust and Competition: Xie Guanbin and Jiao Shan


"Diversified service team, excellent professional ability and excellent response time."

"Lifang’s strength resides in its leading partners’ remarkable insights and experience in antitrust and intellectual property litigation and strategy, especially in areas where antitrust and intellectual property overlap, such as issues related to standard essential patents."

About The Legal 500

The Legal 500 is the UK's leading law rating agency, which ranks and reviews the top law firms and lawyers worldwide based on meticulous practical performance testing and extensive industry feedback. Lifang & Partners has been ranked in The Legal 500 for many years.

About Lifang & Partners

Established in 2002 and headquartered in Beijing, Lifang & Partners has established offices in Guangzhou, Wuhan, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Haikou, and Seoul, Korea. Since our founding, we have provided a full range of award-winning legal services covering intellectual property, antitrust and competition law, dispute resolution, securities, capital markets, and other areas.

Believing in service, loyalty, diligence, efficiency, and professionalism, we provide excellent transactional and dispute resolution services that combine our in-depth understanding of China’s legal, social, and economic development with rich practical experience and a solid understanding of the challenges our clients face.

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