Founded in January 1993, Zhong Yin is one of the earliest law firms in the form of partnership approved by the Ministry of Justice in China. It is headquartered in Beijing and currently has branch offices in 25 Mainland cities including Shanghai, Tianjin, Chongqing, Shenzhen, Guiyang, Chengdu, Nanning, Jinan, Fuzhou, Changsha, Yinchuan, Nanjing, Hangzhou, Shenyang, Xi'an, Hefei, Nanchang, Xiamen, Jixi, Taizhou, Suzhou, Qingdao, Quanzhou, Ganzhou and Zhuhai. Zhong Yin also established the first law firm in China which is jointly operated by law firms in the Mainland, Hong Kong and Macao. It has more than 2,500 lawyers and staff members, including around 300 partners and over 1,600 lawyers.
Zhong Yin lawyers actively explore overseas markets, build a global legal service system and strive to lead the way in all practice areas. Zhong Yin lawyers have established strategic partnerships with legal service agencies in more than a dozen countries including the United States, Germany, France, and Canada. A large number of Zhong Yin international lawyers are capable of providing legal services to clients in English, French, Japanese, Korean, German and other languages, which ensures that Zhong Yin’s clients can quickly obtain comprehensive and efficient legal services on a global scale. Excellent services make Zhong Yin lawyers the most recognized and trusted partners of clients. In recent years, the number of clients, the proportion of market share and the total revenue of Zhong Yin have increased significantly.
Zhong Yin lawyers always adhere to the service concept of "customer orientation, professional cooperation, diligence and conscientiousness, excellence and high efficiency", focus on client needs, give full play to the strengths of Zhong Yin's global legal service system, and integrate the resources of all lawyers and departments of all branches. While providing clients with high-quality and efficient legal services, they can also provide business information to clients and promote business cooperation among clients. Zhong Yin lawyers closely follow national policies and regulations, maintain good working relations with government sectors including the People's Bank of China, China Securities Regulatory Commission, China Banking Regulatory Commission, China Insurance Regulatory Commission, State-Owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission, China Development and Reform Commission, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Commerce, Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. They also have excellent business relations and communication channels with other judicial departments at all levels and arbitration institutions at home and abroad. Zhong Yin is a leading standardized, professional, large-scale, internationalized and comprehensive law firm.
Securities and capital markets
Banking and Finance
Investment and M & A
Corporate and Commercial
Restructuring and Insolvency
Arbitration and Litigation
International Trade and Maritime
Real Estate, Construction and Infrastructure
Competition and Supervision
Legal Risk Management
Recently, Ge Youshan, a management committee member and senior partner of ZhongYin Law Firm, has been appointed as an executive council member of the Beijing New-Class Social Club in Lawyer Community (“BJNCSCLC”), and received a letter of appointment issued by the CPC Committee of Beijing Lawyer Community.
On December 16, 2019, the Fourth Partnership Meeting of ZhongYin Law Firm in 2019 kicked off under the clear sky and on the blue coast in Saipan. Nearly 50 partners from the head and branch offices gathered to discuss the firm’s party building, relocation of the new office, talent recruitment, practice development planning, and other matters, and look forward to and plan the firm’s development in the future. Li Zheng, the Secretary of the Party General Branch and the Chairman of the Management Committee of ZhongYin, chaired the meeting.
On December 5, 2019, Tian Tao, the Chief of the Second Division of the Organization Department of the Beijing Municipal Committee, Hu Yunchi, the Deputy Chief of the Second Department of the Organization Department of the Beijing Municipal Committee, Geng Wenkang, a cadre of the Second Department of the Organization Department of the Beijing Municipal Committee, Cao Hong, the Deputy Director of the Judicial Bureau of Chaoyang, Su Yongheng, the Chief of the Second Section of the Organization Department of the Chaoyang District Committee, and Liu Suhong, the Secretary-general of the Chaoyang Lawyers Association, visited ZhongYin Law Firm to inspect the party building work. The Director and Senior Partner Yan Penghe, the Party General Branch Member, Management Committee Member and Senior Partner Wu Zetao, the Party General Branch Member and Senior Partner Deng Lihua of ZhongYin, the Director of ZhongYin (Chengdu) Hu Qingzhi, the Secretary of the Third Party Branch Cao Lingxiang, the Secre
On December 5, 2019, ZhongYin Law Firm organized a foreign-related legal exchange meeting. The attorneys and certain clients in the firm gathered together to discuss the foreign direct investment environment (FDI) in the ASEAN region with the British law firm Clyde & Co. The meeting was chaired by Liu Xiaoyu, a management committee member and senior partner of ZhongYin, and Nicholas Lum and Justin Tan, partners of Clyde & Co, shared their wonderful ideas.
Recently, another 5 Hong Kong solicitors and barristers and 1 Macau solicitor each obtained a Work Permit for Hong Kong / Macao Attorney in Joint Venture Law Firm issued by Guangdong Provincial Department of Justice and was admitted to practice in ZLF Law Office (“ZLF”). These 5 Hong Kong solicitors and barrister are: Barrister Tam Kin Yip, Solicitor Hui Ka Wai (Carrie), Solicitor BUT, Man Tai, Solicitor Ho Yee Lin (Elaine), Solicitor Lee Kwun Ting. The Macau solicitor is: Solicitor Marta Mourão Guimarães Rocha Teixeira Cortês.
On December 2, 2019, Zhang Xiujie, the former Deputy Secretary of Party Committee and Secretary of Commission for Discipline Inspection of the Supreme Procuratorate, and Huang Yifeng, the Secretary of Safety Center of the Head Office of Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC), visited ZhongYin Law Firm for exchange. The Director and Senior Partner Yan Penghe, Attorney Yao Hua, and the Operation Director Fu Tingting and others of ZhongYin attended the exchange meeting.
Recently, ZhongYin Law Firm and Beijing Zhonghe Tianxia Management Consulting Co., Ltd. have renewed the legal service agreement between them. Pursuant to the renewed agreement, the senior partners Yang Baoquan and Kou Yingjie of ZhongYin are re-engaged by it as regular legal counsels.
Recently, the application for registration as private-offered fund manager filed by the team led by Guo Lijun and Sun Zhongshuang on behalf of Beijing Fenghui Investment Management Co., Ltd. (“Fenghui Investment”) has been approved by the Asset Management Association of China, and Fenghui Investment has been successfully registered as private-offered investment fund manager, with registration number P1070484.
Recently, China Resources SZITIC Trust Co., Ltd. (“CR SZITIC”) has entered into an engagement agreement with ZhongYin Law Firm. Pursuant to this agreement, CR SZITIC has engaged ZhongYin partners Chen Nana, Tong Xuejun, and Yu Bo to represent it exclusively on a bond default case.
Recently, ZhongYin Law Firm and Beijing Aerospace Times Laser Navigation Technology Co., Ltd. (“BATLAT”) have entered into a legal service agreement, pursuant to which, ZhongYin senior partners Yang Baoquan, Kou Yingjie and Du Xiangjie are engaged by it as regular legal counsels.
Recently, the team led by Yan Penghe, a director and senior partner of ZhongYin Law Firm, has successfully won a bid to represent XJ Group Corporation (“XJ Group”) on its international businesses. In the next three years, the head office will cooperate with many branches such as ZhongYin (Chongqing) to advise XJ Group exclusively on the international businesses. With expertise and sophistication, ZhongYi will help XJ Group to develop the international market.
On December 5, 2019, Chambers & Partners, an internationally renowned legal service rating agency, published its 2020 Asia-Pacific Guide. ZhongYin Law Firm was awarded “Asia-Pacific Law Firm of the Year: International Trade/WTO; Securities Securitization and Derivative Products”. Our management committee member and senior partner Jia Zheng was selected into Band 2 list: International Trade/WTO, for seven consecutive years, with his outstanding practice capabilities. Our management committee member and senior partner Dong Wan was selected into the list of Recognized Lawyers: Securities Securitization and Derivative Products, for three consecutive years, wining continuous recognition.