Managing partner


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Distinguished Practitioner




Practice area:

Dispute resolution

Mr. Jin Yu-Lai is the founder and the managing partner of Kai-Rong.

Mr. Jin has been specializing in shipping, aviation, insurance, finance and risk investment. He is heavily-experienced in all phases of complex litigation and arbitration and has a thorough understanding of shipping law, aviation law, insurance law and civil litigation procedures. Mr. Jin acts for many domestic and international well-known shipping companies, logistic companies, airline companies and insurance companies to successfully deal with thousands of litigation cases in Chinese courts. In 2003 and 2010, he leaded his team to win two major leading cases concerning shipping and aviation claim in China Supreme Court. In addition, he also provides comprehensive legal services to clients in the field of corporate law, finance and risk investment. In addition, he is retained by many companies as legal counsel to provide legal advice to their business operation.

Mr. Jin’s reputation of excellence and achievement is evidenced by the broad basis of clients and widely recognized by domestic and international institutions.

  • Dispute resolution
  • Banking and finance
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Regulatory
  • Labour and employment

  • Aviation and shipping
  • Banking and financial services
  • Insurance

  • Arbitrator of China Maritime Arbitration Commission, the CCPIT mediation committee, Shanghai International Economic & Trade Arbitration Commission and the Singapore Maritime Arbitration Centre
  • Panelist at the Kuala Lumpur Regional Center for Arbitration (Maritime)
  • Fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers

Master Degree, East China University of Political Science and Law, (1990)