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Distinguished Practitioner

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Mr. Zhan Hao obtained his PhD, master's and bachelor's in law, and finished his post-doctorate research in economy. His competence in both law and economics gives him an edge in counselling on antitrust and insurance issues. Dr. Zhan has over ten years of experience in all aspects of antitrust/competition law, such as private litigation, government investigation, merger review filing and compliance consultancy. His clients include many Fortune 500 companies and other world-renowned names from a whole range of industry sectors.

Dr. Zhan was rated as “PRC Band One Lawyer” for Antitrust/Competition and Insurance by Chambers & Partners, the International Who's Who of Insurance & Reinsurance Lawyers, the Best Insurance & Reinsurance Lawyer of China by PLC Which Lawyer and by Expert Guides, Top 10 Lawyers China Power List by Asian Legal Business and Top 20 Lawyers in China in the last ten years. He also serves as the Vice Chairman of ICC China Competition Commission and Commissioner of Legal Advisory Board of All China Federation of Returned Overseas.

  • Banking and finance
  • Capital markets
  • Competition/antitrust
  • Construction
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Dispute resolution
  • Regulatory
  • Intellectual property
  • Labour and employment
  • Investment funds
  • Private equity
  • Restructuring and insolvency
  • Tax

  • Aviation and shipping
  • Banking and financial services
  • Consumer goods and services
  • Energy
  • Industrials and manufacturing
  • Infrastructure
  • Insurance
  • Materials
  • Media and entertainment
  • Mining
  • Oil and gas
  • Pharmaceuticals and life sciences
  • Real estate
  • Technology and telecommunications

  • People’s Republic of China

  • Member, The Expert Committee of the Supreme People's Procuratorate for supervision of Civil and Administrative Litigation cases
  • Arbitrator, China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC)
  • Arbitrator, Kuala Lumpur Regional Center for Arbitration (KLRCA)
  • Arbitrator, Shanghai International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (SHIAC)
  • Arbitrator, Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC)
  • Arbitrator, American International Commercial Arbitration Court (AICAC)
  • Arbitrator, Beijing Arbitration Commission
  • Deputy Director, The Finance, Securities and Insurance Committee of the National Bar Association
  • Deputy Director, Auto Insurance Expert Committee of Insurance Industry Association of China

  • Post-doctoral Research Fellow, Microeconomics, Tehua Post-doctoral Research Centre
  • Ph.D., Economic Law, Peking University School of Law
  • Participant (one of four attorneys selected across China to study in the EU), EU-China Legal and Judicial Co-operation Program – wholly sponsored by the PRC Ministry of Justice and European Commission
  • LL.M., Finance, Wuhan University School of Law
  • LL.B., Wuhan University School of Law