Dr Arthur Dong is one of the founding partners at AnJie Law Firm. He has over 20 years of practice as a PRC lawyer. He focuses on complex matters of international commercial arbitration and cross-border litigation. His expertise covers a wide spectrum, including: international trade, technology transfer and intellectual property protection, cross-border investments, and M&A, as well as distribution and franchise disputes. He has assisted a large number of well-known multinational companies in resolving their commercial disputes through arbitration, litigation, or mediation. Arthur is a panel arbitrator listed for CIETAC, BAC, SHIAC, HKIAC, SIAC, AIAC, KCAB, and WIPO, inter alia. He has acted as legal counsel or arbitrator under various institutional arbitration rules. He has also handled ad hoc arbitrations. Arthur has served as counsel in many cases concerning the recognition and enforcement of arbitral awards in different jurisdictions pursuant to the New York Convention. Additionally, Arthur frequently acts as an expert witness for Chinese law, before both international arbitration tribunals and foreign courts. He is a frequent contributor to Kluwer, LexisNexis and other publishers where he covers all aspects of arbitration. Arthur acts as the China reporter for the Institute of Transnational Arbitration. He has also been invited as a research fellow to the Institute of International Arbitration for China's Renmin University.