Minhui Zeng

Senior Partner at Advance China IP Law Office

In his 23 years’ IP practice, Minhui Zeng has handled a large number of patent applications, as well as patent invalidation and litigation cases, especially in the fields of electrical and electronics, mechanics, automobiles and medical devices. He is an expert in China’s IP system and related court and administrative procedures, and extremely well versed in patent analysis and invalidation.

Mr Zeng represents both domestic and foreign clients. He recently set a new record by obtaining for a client Rmb46 million in damages in Gree v Aux, which concerned patent infringement in the air conditioning industry; the case was also recognised among the Top 10 IP cases of 2018 by the Guangzhou IP Court.

Mr Zeng has been recognised among the Top 50 Outstanding IP Lawyers of China by IPR Daily and among the National IP Experts and the National Counselling Experts for Foreign-related IP Disputes by the National Overseas Intellectual Property Dispute Response and Guidance Centre, an official organisation of China specialising in handling overseas IP disputes. He has also been recommended in the individual rankings for patent in the IAM Patent 1000 2019. He serves on the IP Rights Litigation Committee and as an external feedback expert on patent examination quality for the All-China Patent Attorneys Association, and on the IP Rights Committee of the All-China Lawyers Association.

Mr Zeng is a lecturer for the All-China Patent Attorneys Association and a guest professor at the South China University of Technology.

Professional associations

  • All-China Lawyers Association
  • All-China Patent Attorneys Association

Firm details

Advance China IP Law Office
CTF Finance Center
No6 Zhujiang East Road
Tianhe District
Guangzhou 510623

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