Haiyan Ren

Senior Partner at Wanhuida Peksung IP Group

Haiyan Ren is a senior partner at Wanhuida Peksung IP Group. She is the most experienced trademark attorney at the firm, having started practising as a trademark attorney in 1994, and progressively extending her practice to design patent counselling and strategic planning for integrated IP rights protection.

As one of the firm’s main representatives, Ms Ren has been nominated as a leading individual practitioner in the field of intellectual property in China. She was named as:

  • an outstanding individual by WTR in 2011, 2012, 2017 and 2018;
  • a leading individual by Chambers & Partners in 2009, 2011, 2012 and 2013;
  • the exclusive winner of the 2012 ILO Client Choice Award (IP field, China); and
  • an IP STAR in China rated by Managing Intellectual Property in 2015, 2017 and 2018.

In her 24 years of practice, Ms Ren has handled high-profile cases relating to trademark and design patent filing, registration, litigation and dispute resolution. She has advised numerous Fortune 500 companies on trademark profile auditing, strategic planning for trademark and design protection, domain name disputes, unfair competition cases, IP border protection by Customs and criminal enforcement.

Some of Ms Ren’s recent works include the co-authored articles “Bad Faith Trademark Filing” (AsiaLaw Leading Lawyers 2017 edition) and “Becoming More Strategic in Fighting Bad Faith Filing in China” (AsiaLaw Leading Lawyers 2018 edition).

Ms Ren was elected to the INTA China Trademark Office Subcommittee of the Trademark Office Practices Committee for her significant experience in the field. Ms Ren is also a sought-after speaker at IP-related seminars and conferences throughout China and has given speeches at various global annual conferences organised by INTA, the International Anti-counterfeiting Coalition and others.

Professional associations

  • INTA

Firm details

Wanhuida Peksung IP Group
Yiyuan Office Building
Friendship Hotel
No 1 Zhongguancun Street South
Haidian District
Beijing 100873

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