Zou Wen Partner, Shenzhen
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Professional Profile

Ms. Zou focuses on major and difficult intellectual property litigation and arbitration, criminal and civil protection of trade secrets, overseas litigation management, and criminal compliance and crisis management.

Since joining private practice, Ms. Zou has advised many multinational corporations, domestic listed companies and Internet giants on criminal and civil matters involving trade secrets and achieved positive results, including obtaining preliminary injunctions and compulsory measures in highly challenging cases. Ms. Zou also provides comprehensive legal services in the patent wars between leading companies and their competitors, including patent purchase, analysis, litigation, and countermeasures. She counsels domestic and international renowned enterprises on the protection and enforcement of core trademarks, domain names and other rights and interests. In addition, Ms. Zou also advises many companies on overseas litigation, criminal risk control and compliance, and crisis management.

Professional Affiliations

External Expert, Shenzhen Market Supervision and Administration Bureau

External Expert, Shenzhen Brand Protection and Development Association

Expert, Shenzhen Fair Competition Review and Competition Law Expert Group

Expert, Trade Secret Protection Base Expert Group of Nanshan District, Shenzhen, Guangdong Province

Expert, Domain Name Dispute Resolution Expert Group of Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre

Honorary Titles And Awards

Power Nation IP Institute - Top 10 Internet Lawyers (2019)

LEGALBAND Client Choice - Top 15 China Female Lawyers (2020)

LEGALBAND - Top 15 China Economic Crimes Lawyers (2020)

Partial Representative Case

Developed detailed trade secret litigation strategies for a multinational corporation and led the team to successfully obtain a preliminary injunction.

Advised a leading domestic listed company on a trade secret criminal case and successfully obtained guilty verdict and jail sentence against infringer.

Provided comprehensive legal services for a multinational corporation on several trade secret disputes, including civil actions and criminal investigations.

Provided comprehensive services for a domestic listed company in the medical device field in patent war and achieved favorable results.

Provided legal services for a domestic company (Pre-IPO) in the medical device field against a leading company in the industry in patent war and won all cases.

Provided comprehensive legal services for a domestic listed company on patent war against foreign competitor.

Advised a multinational corporation on SEP-related disputes.

Advised a domestic listed company on enforcement against malicious and preemptive trademark registrations and malicious complaints.

Advised a listed internet firm in a copyright dispute arising from the core operation model and achieved positive outcome.

Advised the entertainment department of an internet giant on product criminal risk prevention and control.

Advised an internet firm on criminal compliance issues of data protection.

Counseled a state-owned financial enterprise on criminal matters.

Advised a software technology firm in its overseas litigation; provided legal opinion that was adopted by the U.S. court.

Advised a leading internet company on service of litigation papers under the Hague Convention in a U.S. litigation.

Provided legal services for a leading company in a specific field on global anti-enforcement projects against U.S. judgment.

Advised a high-tech company on recognition and enforcement of a U.S. litigation judgment in China.

Provided legal services for an internet firm to monitor and manage overseas litigations.

Practice Areas

> IP Litigation and Arbitration

> Trade Secret Criminal and Civil Protection

> Overseas Litigation Management

> Criminal Compliance and Crisis Management

Education Background

Wuhan University, LL.M.

Wuhan University, LL.B.

Lawyer Qualification


Working Language

Chinese, English