Jacob Chen

Jacob is a Principal in the Guangzhou office.

Jacob was previously an Attorney and a Partner in a local Intellectual Property (IP) firm in Guangzhou. He studied English and law and afterwards spent one year in the UK under the Lord Chancellor’s Training Scheme for Chinese Lawyers with study in a University and a placement in the solicitors’ firm (Walker Morris) and Barristers’ Chambers (Hogarth Chambers). 

Jacob is a member of the Editorial Committee of INTA China Bulletin. He also serves as a panelist and arbitrator before WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center, a panelist before Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre and Asian Domain Name Dispute Resolution Centre. Jacob leads the enforcement team in China.

His practice mainly covers trademark, unfair competition, domain name dispute resolution, IP arbitration and IP related commercial law. Jacob has represented both national and international clients before Chinese authorities, courts, China Domain Name Dispute Resolution Centre and WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Centre, advising clients on both contentious and non-contentious IP matters.

Professional Qualifications

  • LLM, Zhongnan, University of Economics and Law

  • PRC licensed lawyer

Professional Memberships:

  • INTA China Bulletin