ZhongYin Lecture Hall: The Art of Criminal Defense——Rules for Handling Criminal Cases
On April 12, 2018, the second “ZhongYin
Lecture Hall” was hosted in Beijing. Zhou Junli, a Member of the Management
Committee and a Senior Partner of ZhongYin, shared his experience in practice
on the subject “The Art of Criminal Defense——Rules for Handling Criminal
Cases”. More than 50 people, including Li Ju, the Chairman of the Management
Committee and a Senior Partner, Zhang Xiaojun, a Member of Management Committee
and a Senior Partner, the Senior Partner Sun Jian, other Partners including Ai
Jing, Hou Jiyan, Yue Qu, Lv Yanchang, Sun Yanqing, Yuan Xinjian, and Zhou
Cunjun, as well as some of the associates who were in the firm then,
participated in the second lecture.
Zhou Junli worked in the Beijing
Municipal Prosecution Office for 7 years and served as Beijing Chief
Prosecutor. He is currently a member of the Beijing Criminal Litigation Committee
and was once rated as one of the “100 Best Criminal Defense Lawyer in Beijing”.
Zhou Junli has more than 10 years of experience in criminal defense. He has
defended in criminal cases such as Senhao apartment fraud case, Changzhou
smuggling case, and a tax related case involving a tax accountant agency in
Weihai, Shandong. These cases caused strong social repercussions, and in more
than a dozen of them, the defendant was found not guilty or was not prosecuted.
In this lecture, Zhou Junli, by starting from his many years of experience in
criminal defense, demonstrating the scene of criminal defense through video,
and combining the actual cases, vividly explained the basic qualification
requirements for lawyers engaging in criminal defense practice, interpreted the
Rules for Handling Criminal Cases,
and elaborated other issues. Zhou Junli said that it means a lot for the defendant
for lawyers to defend in criminal cases, but lawyers should not cross the line.
Since criminal defense is related to the life and freedom of the client, as
criminal defense lawyers, we must maintain a highly careful and responsible
attitude and endeavor himself with all his expertise to the defense, to protect
the legitimate rights and interests of the client, and safeguard judicial
Li Ju said that the firm was promoting
specialization and collaboration, and the establishment of specialized practice
departments would enable the firm to provide comprehensive legal services,
maintain its competitive advantages in corresponding practice areas for a long
time, and accelerate its development. “ZhongYin Lecture Hall” will help lawyers
quickly obtain relevant professional knowledge and accelerate the
professionalization of the firm.
The theme lectures at “ZhongYin Lecture
Hall” are intended to enhance the professional quality of all lawyers of the
firm, and increase the market share of ZhongYin in the legal service market.
ZhongYin Lecture Hall will continue to launch series of refined lectures to promote
the training of the firm being more institutionalized, normalized, scaled, and