Here we recognise 17 well-established arbitration lawyers with expertise acting as arbitrators or counsel in a multitude of complex disputes.
Most Highly Regarded
Jingzhou Tao of Dechert receives glowing praise as a “market-leading figure” with “significant experience in the Chinese arbitration space” and an impressive roster of corporate clients.
At Zhong Lun, Lijun Cao is “highly knowledgeable in domestic and international commercial arbitrations” and possesses “impressive investment treaty experience and expertise”.
Huawei Sun is “absolutely first-rate” and an “incredibly astute strategic thinker” with “a strong work ethic and excellent relationship with clients”.
Arthur (Xiao) Dong at AnJie is “a highly dependable and reliable lawyer” who “really knows his stuff and can explain the details of proceedings to clients extremely well, and then provide the best practical solutions”.
Helen H Shi of Fangda Partners has a stellar reputation as “the statesperson within the China arbitration community”, and is renowned for her long-standing disputes practice.
Ariel Ye at King & Wood Mallesons is strongly endorsed by peers who laud her as a “leading senior arbitration lawyer in the market”.
Yuwu Liu is a “diligent practitioner” with extensive experience in disputes regarding construction projects, sales of goods and Sino-foreign equity joint ventures.
Jia (Jessica) Fei has built up an impressive arbitration practice and a stunning reputation for complex cross-border disputes between Chinese and foreign parties.
Ning Fei at Hui Zhong is a distinguished arbitrator with a wealth of experience in commercial disputes before a range of arbitral institutions.
Helena HC Chen at Pinsent Masons “has been active in the Chinese construction arbitration space for many years” and has participated in more than 100 arbitrations over her illustrious career.
Christine Kang of JunHe is widely recognised as “an absolute expert in international dispute resolution” and has “excellent communicative skills.”
Qing Di is a highly skilled arbitrator with enormous experience in disputes focusing on international trade, security trade and large-scale construction projects.