AnJie Law Firm’s rapidly growing dispute resolution team is recognised for its work in international arbitration and commercial litigation with particular industry expertise in insurance. The firm regularly represents clients before all levels of the court and at various international arbitration institutions including the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) and the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC).
Key partners of the team include renowned international arbitration lawyer Arthur Dong, antitrust and insurance expert Hao Zhan and employment specialist Zhenghe Liu.
On the commercial and transactions front, the firm represented five co-insurers in an insurance subrogation litigation case before the Supreme People’s Court. This is the biggest fire accident claim in the history of Asia.
In a labour and employment dispute sample, the firm advised Stanley Black & Decker Precision Manufacturing on its layoff project in Shenzhen of over 1,000 employees due to its dissolution. In another notable case, the firm represented Siemens Numerical Control (Nanjing) in a labour dispute arising from termination due to violation of disciplines.
In the IP space, the firm represented pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca AB in a series of patent invalidation administrative lawsuits and secured a big win for the client. The firm also acted for global healthcare company Novo Nordisk in a patent invalidation administrative lawsuit before the Beijing High People's Court.
Employment law expert Kaitian Luo left firm in January 2021. On the IP side, partners Jing He, Steve (Kefeng) Zhao, Zou Wen and Kevin (Jinwen) Han departed to Gen Law Firm.
The firm’s major clients include Alibaba, DHL, Edan Instruments, PICC, Ping An Property & Casualty Insurance and Universal Parks & Resorts.
“The firm has solid capability to tailor its advice to relevant client sectors and is particularly strong in the sectors of TMT and financial institutions.” – Commercial and transactions
“Strong expertise in contract law, insurance law and aviation law.” – Insurance
“Delivers quality work with wise legal insights and clear advice.”– Intellectual property
“Professional advice on how to deal with the situation with the competitor firm.” – Labour and employment
“Arthur is a fantastic lawyer who takes time to understand the needs of his clients.”
“Professional. He understands his areas. Responsive and empathic.”
“An excellent professional with a good attitude.”
“Precise analysis of the core issues of the case, careful and professional analysis of legal relations and risk clause, accurate professional advice, smooth communication in the negotiation process, and satisfactory results of both parties.”
“Good understanding of the problems. Knowledgeable about the laws and regulations.”
“He can always provide creative resolution to difficult problems.”