On 23 November 2022, The Legal 500, a leading international guide to legal ratings, published its list of 2023 PRC law firms. GEN Law Firm was listed in The Legal 500 2023 Intellectual Property: PRC Firms: Contentious.

The Legal 500's editorial team comment: GEN Law Firm has a team of lawyers specialising in IP litigation and transactions, and has handled cases involving bad faith trademark, cross-border trade secret enforcement and patent invalidation and infringement in the semiconductor, wireless communications, biopharmaceutical, agrochemical and medical device patents. The team has handled a number of significant matters during 2021-2022, including pre-litigation and interlocutory injunctions against patent infringement and unfair competition, recognition of well-known trademarks and a record award of up to RMB 100 million.

Excerpts of what clients say about GEN Law Firm:

1. GEN Law team has very strong legal capabilities, with a great track record and insights into the most challenging matters.

2. GEN Law does not just take instructions, it relentlessly looks for the best and comprehensive solution that can balance legal and commercial concerns.

3. Possesses good business strategic thinking, so clients trust the firm to assist in the best way possible.

4. GEN Law can always form a diverse and responsive team for a reasonable cost. Clients appreciate that the firm can provide flexible fee arrangements to relieve budget concerns to the extent possible.

5. Truly experienced IP lawyers, with an all-round ability to handle civil, administrative and criminal cases.

6. Expertise with a deep understanding of clients’ business – proactively looks for solutions.