Donnie has extensive experience in advising clients on IP protection in China. He used to work as a prosecutor and now a PRC licensed lawyer at Lusheng Law Firm. He is leading our Lusheng Guangzhou Litigation Team and is also the local Compliance Officer. He is also well versed in advising clients on compliance matters.
Donnie has been practicing since 2003. As a former prosecutor with a procuratorial career of nearly 7 years, he is an expert in criminal prosecution. Having joint Lusheng, he had worked as the head of Criminal Litigation Team and now the head of Guangzhou Litigation (Civil and Criminal) Team.
A large amount of cases of different clients have been handled by Donnie and his team, including many high-profile ones. In addition to legal actions against trademark and copyright infringement, the successful cases handled by him and his team also include precedent criminal prosecution against certification mark infringement and trade secret infringement.
Donnie and his team have been highly recognized by clients for the civil and criminal cases they successfully handled. For the social impact and high reference value, a number of those cases had been listed as model cases by different authorities and organizations. E.g. IP Protection Model Cases in 2018 by China Supreme People’s Procuratorate, Top 10 IP Protection Model Cases in 2017 by China Supreme People’s Procuratorate, Top 50 Model IP Cases in 2016 by China Supreme People’s Court, Top 10 Model Cases of Shanghai in 2013 by Shanghai IP Protection Joint Office, Top 10 Model IP Cases of Shenzhen in 2013 by Shenzhen Court and QBPC Yearly Best Practice Case in a number of years.
Donnie is also well versed in assisting clients on compliance matters, including investigating and prosecuting against corruption and bribery. In addition to handling IP issues, he had been providing consultancy on compliance, delivering ABAC (anti-bribery and anti-corruption) trainings and advising in specific cases. High recognition from clients have been received for his expertise in this area.
LLM, Sun Yat-sen University
LLB, Guangdong University of Foreign Studies
PRC licensed lawyer