Mr. Jihong Chen is a partner at Zhong Lun Law Firm. His practice includes telecoms law, intellectual property protection, IP portfolio management, IP licensing, privacy protection, anti-unfair competition, trademark and patent prosecution, domain name dispute resolution, IT and high-tech related legal matters.
In recognition of his influence in the area of IP, Mr. Chen was selected as one of the 50 Best Chinese Lawyers by Corporate INTL Magazines in 2011. In 2012, Mr. Chen was selected the National IP Expert by SIPO. In 2013, Mr. Chen was awarded “Ten Best IP Lawyers” title by Beijing Bar Association. In 2015, Mr. Chen was awarded “Best 15 IP Lawyers in China” by ALB (Asia Law and Business). In 2016, Mr. Chen was awarded was awarded “Telecommunications Law - Lawyer of the Year in China - 2016” by Global Law Experts and “IP Stars” by Managing Intellectual Property. In 2016 and 2017, Mr. Chen was awarded “Telecommunications Law - Lawyer of the Year in China” by Corporate INTL. In 2017, Mr. Chen was awarded “TMT Lawyer of the Year” by Finance Monthly. In 2018, Mr. Chen was awarded “WIPR 2018 Leaders” by 2018 World IP Review Patents & Trademarks Directory. For years, Mr. Chen was continuously recommended by Chambers, Legal500, Legal Band and other lawyer ranking agencies in IP and TMT area.