In the recently published Chambers Asia Pacific Guide 2016, Lifang is once again ranked Band I law firm in the area of intellectual property litigation. While Partner Xie Guanbin remains Band I lawyer, Sun Xi，Zhang Bin and Huang Yajun are also among leading individuals.
According to the commentary, Lifang’s intellectual property team advises on the full spectrum of IP matters and regularly acts on complex litigation before the courts, including the Supreme People’s Court, and is also noteworthy in the antitrust arena. Clients have found that “The quality of the personnel is really good, they have a very good attitude and give quick responses.”
The Chambers Guides have been ranking the best law firms and lawyers since 1990, and now cover 185 jurisdictions throughout the world. Lifang has been ranked in Chambers Asia Pacific for consecutive years since it first took part in the survey in 2010.
In addition to Chambers Guides, Lifang is also ranked among China’s top intellectual property law firms in several other league tables including World IP Survey by Managing Intellectual Property, Asian Legal Business, Legal 500, IAM’s Patent 1000 and WTR 1000, Leaders League, Asia IP and others.