By King & Wood Mallesons

20 February 2016, King & Wood Mallesons partner Mr. Lingyun Liu has been named as one of the 2016 China TOP 15 Litigators by Asian Legal Business (ALB) with his solid expertise and extensive professional experience in dispute resolution. ALB China research team selected the top 15 litigators based on their high-profile cases, clients’ recommendations, and feedback from the market.

Mr. Lingyun Liu is the head partner in litigation at the KWM Shanghai Office. He specializes in dispute resolution with a focus on domestic civil and commercial litigation and arbitration, as well as criminal and administrative procedure. In 2015, Mr. Liu has represented a number of major dispute cases in relation to corporate and securities, including the Prime Lot of the Bund involving Shanghai Zendai Real Estate Company Limited in relation to its equities transfer contract disputes, a securities company’s fat finger trade serial dispute cases in relation to insider trading and infringement, and a number of administrative disputes in relation to market manipulation and illegal operation occurred during China’s stock market abnormal fluctuation. Mr. Liu has led the team and won high appraisal by clients with good performance in many years.

Partner Liu Lingyun said, “I’m proud of the recognition as one of the top litigators in China. We have represented a number of important clients in the influential cases in 2015, and we gained both achievement and profit. Our team’s capability has been proven through that. I believe that more top litigators in our team will be ranked by the media, because everyone is excellent.”