Our People

Our team comprises experienced, locally and internationally qualified lawyers who are leaders in their field and who combine technical excellence with commercial acumen to solve our client's toughest problems.

Suyu Yuan

Deputy Director & Counsel, Fujian Fidelity (Shanghai) Law Firm & Chinese lawyer Assigned by Fidelity to Hogan Lovells Fidelity


suyu.yuan@hoganlovellsftz.com

Suyu Yuan is a seasoned lawyer who advises clients on contracts, corporate equity and all areas of IP with a special focus on dispute resolution.

He has handled a variety of litigation cases, accumulating rich experience in contract, equity and IP enforcement litigation, especially in the areas of trademark infringement, copyright infringement and unfair competition.

Suyu has a technical background in the field of Thermal Energy and Power Engineering and passed the PRC bar and Chinese patent bar.


Representative experience

  • Acting for Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. in a copyright infringement and unfair competition case in Guangzhou IP court. This case was selected by the Chinese Supreme People's Court as one of the top 10 IP cases in 2015.
  • Acting for a Korean company in a contract dispute case with a Taiwan-invested enterprise, and successfully secured the defendant's creditor's rights against a third party.
  • Acting for a Taiwan-invested enterprise in resolving a technology stock dispute between the company and its senior management, effectively resolved potential corporate risks and assisted the company in improving its internal governance structure.
  • Acting for a leading oil and gas company in several civil litigation cases against counterfeiters in China.
  • Acting for a U.S. household mobile handset manufacturer in copyright litigation in China.
  • Acting for a U.S. company in several patent infringement cases in Shanghai IP court.
  • Acting for a French company in defending a trade secret infringement case in Shanghai IP court.
  • Acting for a German company in trademark litigation in China. The case was selected by the Chinese Supreme People's Court as the typical case for 2012.
  • Acting for a UK company in litigation against two Chinese companies in a trademark and copyright infringement case. This case was ranked among the "Top 10 cases in 2010" by the IP committee of the China National Lawyer's Association.

"The work results have been excellent; the service of the firm was a good mixture of Western and Asian style and the advice was focused on the commercial and legal interest of the client."


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  • Andrew McGinty

    Partner, Hogan Lovells & Responsible Person Assigned by Hogan Lovells to Hogan Lovells Fidelity

  • Gui Liang Lu

    Director & Partner, Fujian Fidelity (Shanghai) Law Firm & Responsible Person Assigned by Fidelity to Hogan Lovells Fidelity

  • Jonathan Liang

    Deputy Director & Counsel, Fujian Fidelity (Shanghai) Law Firm & Chinese lawyer Assigned by Fidelity to Hogan Lovells Fidelity

About Us

Hogan Lovells International LLP ("Hogan Lovells") and Fujian Fidelity Law Firm ("Fidelity") have created a non-legal person association in the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone.

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Practice areas

Leveraging our strengths in the areas of intellectual property litigation, general corporate, financial securities, litigation and arbitration, and regulatory compliance, we deliver pragmatic and commercial advice to meet our clients' needs. 

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