GEN Law Firm has secured national recognition in the 2023 edition of IAM Patent 1000. The guide recognized GEN's transaction rankings, and the individual achievements of He Jing and Jerry Xia, who received "Litigation" and "Transactions" recommendations respectively.

IAM Patent 1000 highlighted: "Despite being relatively new, GEN Law has made significant strides in the Chinese IP scene since its establishment in 2020. It currently houses ex-chief IP counsel from multinational corporations and seasoned professionals who specialize in the automobile, banking and financial industry, wireless communication, semiconductor, computing, pharmaceuticals, and retail sectors, among others. Domestic start-ups and ventures also consider GEN Law a reliable ally to protect their IP interests. Founding partners Jing He and Jerry Xia are the prominent names here. He judiciously draws on a breadth of experience, including his earlier career as a patent attorney at a major Silicon Valley law firm, whereas Shanghai-based Xia has 20 years of experience in both private and in-house practice across the Pacific. His practice spans everything from prosecution and licensing to infringement disputes."

GEN Law received the following firm-wide rankings:

Recommended - Firms: transactions

The following attorneys received individual rankings, recognizing their expertise and accomplishments:

Individuals: Litigation

He Jing

Individuals: Transactions

Jerry Xia

IAM states that its Patent 1000 “shines a spotlight on the firms and individuals that are deemed outstanding in the crucial area of patent law.” The media outlet “conducts exhaustive qualitative research, identifying top firms and individuals based on their depth of expertise, market presence, and sophistication of work. To research the market, IAM conducts in-person, telephone, and video interviews and collects written submissions from firms detailing their recent activity in the field.”

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