Managing IP (MIP), an international IP legal guide, published its 2023 IP STARS Rankings. Lifang & Partners
secured Tier 1 domestic law firm in the areas of patent disputes and copyright, Tier 2 in the area of trade mark disputes. Our managing partner, Mr. XIE Guanbin
was recognized as Patent star and Trade mark star, and our senior partner, Ms. ZHANG Bin
ranked as Copyright star and Trade mark star.
Lifang & Partners is one of the few go-to firms for high-profile intellectual property issues in China. Many of our qualified lawyers have also had a technical or scientific education. The blend of diverse academic achievements and rich career experiences help us to quickly understand our clients’ complex legal, business, and public policy challenges, allowing us to offer practical legal solutions.
Lifang & Partners' intellectual property litigation team profoundly understands technology, possesses strong industry knowledge, and has a proven track record of success. As our clients’ businesses have traditionally focused on creating and marketing products rich in intellectual property, enforcing IP rights and defending against claims of infringement or misappropriation have always been critical components of our firm’s practice. Our litigation team aggressively and successfully pursues our clients’ interests in complex disputes over patents, trademarks, copyright, trade secrets, unfair competition, and other matters. We have the experience and resources to provide our clients with some of the best available representation on all intellectual property issues.
MIP is a leading provider of IP industry information. Founded in 1990, MIP regularly publishes industry journals and magazines. MIP published its first legal directory in 1994 and rebranded it in 2013 as IP STARS. The IP STARS guide has expanded over the years and now covers over six IP practice areas and more than 70 jurisdictions, making it the most comprehensive, leading specialist rankings publication for the IP profession.