Guangdong Zhiming Law Firm -one of the first members of the EGLA, was found by the Vice Chief Supervisor of Guangdong Lawyers Association, the Vice President of Shenzhen Lawyers Association of Guangdong Province, Expert of Guangdong Provincial Lawyer Expert Bank, and Expert Lecturer of Guangdong Lawyer College, Deputy Head of Lawyer Service Group for Small and Micro Business in Guangdong, Supervisor for the Judicial Conduct of Guangdong Procuratorates, Legislative Assistant to the Standing Committee of Shenzhen Municipal People’s Congress, Law Expert in Procurement Bid Evaluation for Shenzhen Municipal Government, Wang Tengfeng, Director Lawyer of the Firm, and a group of knowledgeable and experienced senior practicing lawyers under his leadership including Jia Runlian, Cui Xiaoping, Shen Jinlong, Ma Ji, Li Wei, Li Zhiyong, Zeng Jianming, Liao Ruibin, Chen Kaiwei, et al. in 2000. After eighteen years of development, it has become a distinctive comprehensive law firm excelling in both litigation and non-litigation skills and better than its peers in terms of legal service capabilities. It now has more than 70 partner lawyers, full-time lawyers, apprentice lawyers and administrative assistants with whom it undertakes a complete range of cases mainly including company equity, financial securities, construction & real estate, civil and commercial debts, intellectual property rights, international trade ( including anti-dumping and anti-monopoly) , product liability, consumer right protection, environmental right protection, and criminal offence and administrative violations. With decades of practical experience and wisdom, Zhiming lawyers innovated theories and published the practice methodology of Artistic Procedure Law which broke away from the longstanding mental stereotype in the criminal, civil, administrative law practicing to effectively integrate cross-border legal services, guide the solution of difficult and complex cases. This methodology, the Firm has established unusual merits repeatedly in all types of major complex legal disputes by efficiently meeting the needs of various clients. Out of more than 10,000 cases handled by Zhiming lawyers, many classic cases have received repeatedly and widely coverage by CCTV and other media, general favorable review by the public, admiration of legal peers, and sincere appreciation from clients! Bearing in mind Dedication, Law Advocacy, Wisdom and Bravery, and Sense of Justice as its tenet, effective protection of the legitimate rights and interests of clients as its firm professional belief, Zhiming makes diligent, tireless, perseverant efforts to make its self a benchmark boutique in terms of the skills of solving cutting-edge complex and major legal disputes (arbitrations) in China, which is its self assigned commission.
Zhiming has an outstanding fame in the litigation business and intractable cases. Zhiming Litigation Team, led by Mr. Wang Tengfeng, Director Lawyer and founder of Artistic Procedure Law, is particularly good at handling various major and difficult cases which have won them high reputation in the legal practice community and among the public. The Firm undertook the administrative litigation of Maritime Royal Palace, the infringement dispute of Harvest magazine, the legal dispute of Wedge Industrial Bribery Gate and many other classic yet novel complex and difficult cases in criminal, civil, administrative fields, inter alia, it founded the artistic litigation website in December 2012 and Zhiming Institute of Artistic Procedural Law in June 2014, then it formally published Introduction to Artistic Procedural Law in November 2017 and a treatise titled Lawyer’s Wisdom Leading to Success - An Analysis of Classic Cases of Artistic Procedural Law. In addition it often carries out exchange activities and provides orientation guidance in respect of difficult legal cases with peers. Adequate accumulation of practice has enabled to constantly improve the systematic theories of the artistic procedure and become the leader possessing the skills to solve cutting-edge complex legal dispute litigations (arbitrations) in China.
Zhiming is a suddenly emerging force that provides superior non-litigation services by high standards. Zhiming Non-litigation Team has gathered a group of interdisciplinary lawyers who are licensed to practice as lawyers, certified public accountants, economists, etc., proficient in law, economics and foreign languages. In recent years, the Firm has been playing the role of innovator and exploiter in the non-litigation business involving Internet finance, listing in the National Equities Exchange and Quotations, private equity investment, and has received much praise and word of mouth by providing all kinds of special non-litigation legal services.
Its brand reputation well established on its top litigation skills to handle intricate cases is the result of its long-term tenacity and accumulation of legal wisdom. Zhiming lawyers have become more and more widely recognized and trusted by its existing and perspective clients who deem it an honor to engage Zhiming lawyers for legal aid!
Guangdong Zhiming Law Firm undertakes a complete range of cases mainly including company equity, financial securities, construction & real estate, civil and commercial debts, intellectual property rights, international trade (including anti-dumping and anti-monopoly), product liability, consumer right protection, environmental right protection, and criminal offence and administrative violations. With decades of practical experience and wisdom, Zhiming lawyers innovated theories and published the practice methodology of Artistic Procedure Law which broke away from the longstanding mental stereotype in the criminal, civil, administrative law practicing to effectively integrate cross-border legal services, guide the solution of difficult and complex cases. This methodology, the Firm has established unusual merits repeatedly in all types of major complex legal disputes by efficiently meeting the needs of various clients.
Contract dispute case involving Shanghai XX Design Institute undertaken by Zhiming Lawyer
Lawyer Jia Runlian represented Shanghai XX Design Institute in its contract dispute with Shenzhen XX Investment Company. The court of first instance, holding that the Design Institute had breached the contract, ordered it to return the design fee, in objection to which the Design Institute appealed. In its defense Jia made a full and convincing speech based on the facts and legal theories to prove the compliance by the Design Institute and the breach of contract by the other party. Jia’s legal opinion was totally sustained by the court of second instance which entered a final judgment that Shenzhen XX Investment Company had breached the contract. Thanks to the efforts of our firm, the Design Institute avoided the loss of more than RMB 500,000 Yuan. The adjudication of this case is often cited in the trial of other cases.
Zhiming lawyer representing the case of citizen vs. government where a tort claim was filed against the Land and Resources Bureau for huge compensation for illegal land expropriation
In 2000 , Lawyers Wang Tengfeng and Sun Shujie represented the case of citizen vs. government where Mr. Guan, an operator of fruit-bearing forest, filed a tort claim against Longgang Land and Resources Bureau for huge compensation for illegal land expropriation and the case was accepted by the People’s Court of Longgang District, where Mr. Guan, after several years spending on this Marathon dispute in vain because his petitions and complaints were nowhere accepted, could receive an explanation. And under the public support extended by many provincial and municipal media, the Bureau paid the compensation of more than RMB 600,000 Yuan for the first time and more than RMB 680,000 Yuan for the second.
Zhiming lawyer handling the consumption infringement case of empty-numbered grand prize raffle
Success of the consumption infringement case of empty-numbered grand prize raffle in 2001: our lawyer presented Mr. Zhang v. Shenzhen Tianhong Shopping Mall in the consumption infringement case of empty-numbered raffle for the grand prize of Buick sedan and won the case. This case was extensively covered by many local media such as TV stations, radio stations, newspapers, etc. Even CCTV noticed the case and dispatched the Legal Report reporters on April 22 to Shenzhen to interview Wang Tengfeng lawyer and the parties. After that, CCTV sent Life reports to Shenzhen and interviewed them again for coverage.
Zhiming lawyer handling the patent infringement case of name-card sized Tablet
Success of the patent infringement case of name-card sized Tablet PC in 2003: in June 2001, Shenzhen Jintianxin Corporation launched Heart e-communication series, the world’s smallest all-Chinese hand-held PDA, and obtained the utility model patent for name card sized Tablet, but In May of the following year, a company in Zhongshan rolled Super Smart King, a product with the same technical characteristics, and promoted it nationwide, which led to the patent infringement dispute over utility models. Director Lawyer Wang Tengfeng represented the plaintiff Shenzhen Company and did a lot of fruitful work in investigation and evidence collection. The dispute ended up in settlement where the intellectual property rights of the plaintiff were protected.
Zhiming lawyer succeeded in the business Infringement case of Zhu Jianguo v Harvest magazine and Shenzhen Xinhua Bookstore
Succeeded in the business Infringement case of Zhu Jianguo v Harvest magazine and Shenzhen Xinhua Bookstore in May 2006: Harvest magazine named Ba Jin as its chief editor in its offerings after the death of Ba Jin in 2005 and distributed a large number of ads to deceive and mislead readers. Angry at the magazine about refusal to admit its mistake, Shenzhen writer Zhu Jianguo brought Harvest et al to court, which drawn the attention of many domestic and foreign media including CCTV. On the day before the trial, Zhu Jianguo formally authorized Wang Tengfeng to act on behalf of him to attend the trial for debate, after which, the merits of the case were made clear to the media and audience present, and the media coverage exposed the truth to the readers and the general public and disproved the words which were spread by the defendant Harvest to frame Zhu Jianguo with the accusation of hype!
Zhiming Lawyer succeeded in helping the owner get her earnest money on house purchase
In August 2011, Miss Fu visited a commercial property on presale in Baoan and paid an earnest money of RM 150,000 Yuan on house purchase on the day. But after that, she wanted to get the money back and quit. But the developer firmly refused her. Sagacious about the key to the case, attorney Wang Tengfeng considered the developer suspected of fraud because the real estate offer was signed before the pre-sale date and the relevant information was neither publicized at the sales office nor provided in time. After difficult mediation and negotiation with leader at all levels of the sales office and the developer, the parties agreed on the mediation intention to refund the earnest money RMB 150,000 Yuan to Miss Wang! The case was concluded as expected in such a way that save the parties from time-consuming and laborious proceedings.
Zhiming Lawyer Succeeded in obtaining the first protection order for marital personal safety in Shenzhen
In late 2012, Mrs. Wen (a Shenzhen citizen under the pseudonym) was almost pushed off a building by her husband surnamed Yi (an out-of-towner) when she asked for a divorce because she could not bearable domestic violence any more. After accepting the power of attorney for divorce from Mdm. Wen, Zhiming applied to a People’s Court of Shenzhen for the implementation of the protection order of personal safety in July 2013. Lawyer Zheng Fengdan demonstrated the necessity and urgency for the order with telling evidence, which, eventually, prompted the Shenzhen Court to rule that Mrs.. Wen was eligible for the order, prohibit her husband Yi from battering, threatening, and harassing her, and keep him 200 meters away from her workplace and residence.
Zhiming Lawyer succeeded in the administrative litigation case of Maritime Royal Palace
Drew the case of Maritime Royal Palace administrative litigation which lasted from 2011 to 2012 to a successful conclusion: Mr. Guo Kuizhang, the owner of Shenzhen Maritime Elite Entertainment Co., Ltd., filed a lawsuit to the court for the administration mistake on the ground that the Shenzhen Municipal Government by forcibly demolished the floating sea island invented by him. To handle the dispute sensational throughout the country, Guo Kuizhang resorted to lawyer Wang Tengfeng, who managed to turn the table at the court and made the government to see its mistake and make peace with Mr. Guo outside the court, bringing the case to the end of a win-win settlement. To express their gratitude, Maritime Elite Entertainment and Mr. Guo Kuizhang presented silk banners to Zhiming Law Firm.
Awarded the Compliant Unit of Standardized Construction of Law Firms jointly rated by the Justice Bureau of Shenzhen Municipality and Shenzhen Lawyers Association in 2006
Awarded the Advanced Unit Participating in Community-level Legal Service of 2006 in Shenzhen 2007 by the Bureau of Justice of Shenzhen Municipality
Awarded the title of Volunteer Law Firm of Environmental Right Protection by All-China Environment Federation in 2007
Awarded the second prize of The First Website Contest of Provincial Law Firms by the Guangdong Provincial Lawyers Association in 2011
Awarded the Advanced Unit of Information Work of Shenzhen Lawyer Profession of 2012 by Shenzhen Lawyers Association in 2012
Awarded the Prize of Outstanding Organization in the Legal Document Contest of Shenzhen Lawyers Association by the Shenzhen Lawyers Association in 2012
Awarded the Advanced Unit of Information Work of Shenzhen Lawyer Profession of 2014 by Shenzhen Lawyers Association in 2014
Awarded the Advanced Unit of Information Work of Shenzhen Lawyer Profession in 2014
Awarded the commendation of The Advanced Collective with Outstanding Performance in Village (Community)-level Counsel Service by the Guangdong Lawyers Association in 2016