Zhang Jiong is a partner at Zhong Lun Law Firm. He graduated from Beijing Foreign Studies University (BA) and Renmin University of China (LLM).

Specialising in real estate and construction law, Mr Zhang has extensive experience in construction, private equity real estate and construction project transactions. He has also participated in a range of litigation and arbitration proceedings in respect of engineering construction contracts, equity transfers, joint venture contracts and real estate development.

In 2017, 2016, 2015 and 2014, Mr Zhang was ranked in Band 3 for construction law in China by Chambers and Partners. In 2016, he was highly recommended in the construction law area by The Legal 500 – Asia Pacific. In 2015 and 2013, he was voted one of ‘China’s 60 most recommended lawyers’ by ENR/Construction Times. In 2014, he was awarded the title of Chartered Construction Manager by the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), and was named as one of ‘China’s top rising lawyers’ by Asian Legal Business. In 2013, he was recommended as an ‘up-and-coming construction lawyer in China’ and one of the ‘Asia-Pacific outstanding younger partners’ by Chambers and Partners. In 2013, he was awarded the title of Chartered Builder by the CIOB and qualified as a Chartered Member of the Institute (MCIOB).