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MA, Qiang Partner

Professional Experience

Dr. MA Qiang joined Junhe LLP in August 2011 and currently practices at the Beijing Office. Dr. MA has been practicing in trademark, copyright, anti-unfair competition and other IP law for many years. He is skilled in consulting on trademark prosecution strategy as well as protection and enforcement of trademark rights. He is highly experienced in intellectual property litigation and non-litigation matters, especially in connection with brand protection, recognition and protection of well-known trademarks, overseas trademark protection strategy, IP enforcement, and other fields as well.


Dr. MA has been named as “IP STAR” by Managing Intellectual Property (MIP), “Highly Recommended IP Litigation Lawyer” by CHAMBERS Asia-Pacific, “WTR1000 Recommended Litigation Lawyer in China” by World Trademark Review (WTR), and as “Leading Litigation Lawyer” by Asian Law Directory. The lawsuits he has handled have been ranked by the Supreme People’s Court and Beijing Higher People's Court as “Annual Top 10 Cases” and as a “Classic Case” and awarded by the Quality Brands Protection Committee (QBPC) as the Yearly Ten Best Practices on many occasions.


Dr. MA has often been invited to give speeches and presentations on Chinese IP law and practice by IP organizations including New York Intellectual Property Lawyers Association (NYIPA), Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO), INTA and AIPPI. He has published many articles in professional law reviews and periodicals including Intellectual Property, Chinese Trademark, Managing Intellectual Property as well as in other media outlets. He is one of the main authors of the China Intellectual Property Protection Manual as published by CCH, and is also the main translator of Trademark Law: A Practical Anatomy (2014 China Renmin University Press).

Education

Dr. MA graduated from Renmin University of China and obtained a LL.B in Intellectual Property in 1999. Prior to that Dr. MA studied at Hohai University and obtained a B.A. in Arts. Later, he further obtained a LL.M. Degree in Civil and Commercial Law from Peking University and a PhD in International IP Law from Renmin University of China. Dr. MA Qiang also graduated from George Washington University with a LL.M. Degree in IP Law.

Professional Associations

Dr. MA became qualified to practice law in China in 1999 and is a member of the Chinese Bar Association. Currently, Dr. MA is also a member of the Enforcement Committee of the International Trademark Association (INTA), as well as a member of the Trademark Law Committee of the Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI) China. Previously, Dr. MA chaired the Asia-Pacific Subcommittee of the Parallel Imports Committee of INTA.

Language Skills

Mandarin (native), English (proficient)

JunHe is the only Chinese law firm to be admitted as a member of Lex Mundi and Multilaw, two international networks of independent law firms. JunHe and selected top law firms in major European and Asian jurisdictions are “best friends.” Through these connections, we provide high quality legal services to clients doing business throughout the world.