20/F, China Resources Building,
8 Jianguomenbei Avenue,
Beijing 100005, P. R. China
Phone: +86 (10) 8519 1296
Fax: +86 (10) 8519 1350
International Trade, Customs & Tax Law
As one of the PRC’s leading trade lawyers, Mr. Zhou’s practice in trade remedy and WTO law can be traced back to 1997, when the first Chinese anti-dumping investigation was initiated. Mr. Zhou has successfully defended numerous foreign and domestic businesses in more than 150 trade investigations conducted by various global trade authorities. Based on his deep understanding of WTO law, Mr. Zhou regularly advises clients, including the China Ministry of Commerce and well-known multinational corporations, on issues relating to the WTO and FTAs.
Mr. Zhou also advises customs classifications, origin, customs valuations, transfer pricing and export control, etc. He communicates with the relevant governmental agencies, such as China Customs, Ministry of Commerce, Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine, Ministry of Environmental Protection and China Food and Drug Administration on behalf of domestic and foreign clients and provides effective legal solutions.
Mr. Zhou was ranked as a ‘leading lawyer’ in China by Chambers & Partners, Asia Pacific Legal 500 for his international trade and regulatory expertise. Chambers Asia-Pacific Rankings 2013: The team is greatly dedicated, and it works with seamless co-ordination. It brings high quality and very satisfactory results in extremely complicated cases. Head of the department Zhou Yong is “very commercial and specialised – he produces the highest standard of work.”