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.

Jonathan Liang

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


jonathan.liang@hoganlovellsftz.com

Jonathan Liang focuses on all kinds of Intellectual Property enforcement and transaction related matters in Mainland China. He also provides clients with effective enforcement strategies and legal opinion.

Jonathan has handled a variety of IP litigation, accumulating rich experience in IP enforcement litigation, especially trademark and patent infringement litigation, trade secret appropriation and unfair competition.

He has a technical background in the field of biochemistry, he passed the Chinese Bar in 1998 and Chinese Patent Bar in 2007, and obtained a LL.M. degree from Louisiana State University.


Representative experience

  • Acting for many foreign clients on patent infringement litigations and patent invalidation in China.
  • Acting for many foreign clients on trademark administrative litigations before Chinese courts.
  • Acting for many foreign clients on trademark infringement and unfair competition civil litigations before Chinese courts.
  • Acting for clients on copyright infringement litigation before Chinese courts.
  • Advising many foreign companies on IP enforcement strategies in China.
  • Advising many foreign clients on trademark related administrative raid action and Customs seizure in China.
  • Advising many clients on Intellectual Property transaction related matters.
  • Acting for an Italian company in a "work of applied art" infringement before Beijing court
  • Acting for several clients on retrial procedures before SPC.

"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

  • Suyu Yuan

    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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