Yiyuan Office Building, Friendship Hotel
No.1 Zhongguancun Street South, Haidian District
Partner: Jason Yao
Number of Partners: 40+
Number of IP Practitioners: 450+
Languages: Chinese, English, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Russian
Network Memberships: INTA, AIPPI, ECTA, MARQUES, IPO, APRAM, UNIFAB
Wanhuida Intellectual Property is a leading IP service provider in China. It has two main legal entities, Wanhuida IP Agency and Wanhuida Law Firm, and has offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Chongqing, Tianjin, Hangzhou, Suzhou, Ningbo, Kunming and Hong Kong, covering all major IP hubs in China.
Wanhuida is now home for some 450 employees working exclusively in the field of intellectual property. We have some 120 IP lawyers specialized in IP litigation and enforcement work, 90 trademark attorneys, 70 patent attorneys and other professionals, including investigators and supporting staff. Many of them are recognized leaders in their respective fields. They have a wide range of experiences from private practice, in-house counseling, to government services in courts, police departments and administrative agencies.
Our professionals have broad as well as in-depth experience. Over the years, they have accumulatively litigated over thousands of IP cases in courts all over China, prosecuted tens of thousands of patent applications, and filed hundreds of thousands of trademark registrations. Many of the cases are first of its kind. They are recognized by industries, courts and administrative agencies as exemplary cases for their legal significance. Over 30 of our cases have been reported in the Supreme People’s Court (“SPC”) Gazette or selected by SPC for its annual 10/50 exemplary cases.
We serve clients worldwide, China, Europe, the United States, Japan, Korea and other countries. Our clients spread across a broad spectrum of industries, consumer goods, chemical, pharmaceutical, biotech, mechanical, electronics and telecommunications. Our clientele grows steadily over the years. Client trust is a hallmark of Wanhuida services. Their loyal business and generous referrals are the single most important factor contributing to our continued growth.
Last updated 4th December 2020
Practice Areas: Trade mark prosecution, Trade mark contentious, Patent prosecution, Patent contentious, Life sciences IP, IP transactions, Intellectual property (contentious), Intellectual property (prosecution)
Sector Expertise: Agriculture, Automotive, Biotechnology, Chemical, Computer technology & services, Construction & materials, Electrical, Fashion & luxury goods, Film, Financial services, FMCG, Food & beverage, Furniture, Gaming, Hospitality & leisure, Industrials, Life sciences, Manufacturing, Mechanical, Medical device, Music, Pharmaceutical, Publishing, Retail, Sports, Telecommunication, Tobacco