Christopher Shaowei

Vice President at NTD Intellectual Property Attorneys

Christopher Shaowei is a litigation attorney and senior partner of NTD Intellectual Property Attorneys. Over his 30 years of practice, he has litigated many complex cases and frequently represented clients before judicial courts and administrative agencies in China. Mr Shaowei also counsels clients and provides legal services in all areas of intellectual property, including enforcement, licensing, dispute resolutions before the administrative and judicial authorities, patent law, trademark law, copyright law, trade secrets, unfair competition, domain name disputes and patent prosecution.

Mr Shaowei has been honoured numerous times by Asialaw and Managing Intellectual Property. He is actively involved in the legislative process in China relating to IP laws and regulations, and has participated as an expert in the amendments to the Chinese patent and trademark laws. He is a frequent speaker on IP enforcement, patent and trademark prosecutions, IP management strategy and technology transfer issues. Mr Shaowei has served as vice president of Licensing Executive Society International (LES) and at the same time as vice chair of LES China. He is also a member of the American Intellectual Property Law Association, the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property and the International Trademark Association.

Professional associations

  • LES China
  • LESI

Sample client list

  • DuPont
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Nippon Steel
  • Pfizer
  • Porsche
  • Saicmotor
  • Snap-on
  • Volkswagen

Firm details

NTD Intellectual Property Attorneys
10th Floor
Tower C
Beijing Global Trade Centre
36 North Third Ring Road East Dongcheng District
Beijing 100013

Contact details

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