CHEN Jinlin

Practice Areas

  • Commercial Lawsuit, Advisory Service to Government and Enterprises, Criminal Defense

Professional Experience

  • Chen served or serves as the counsel to many governmental agencies, financial institutions and business entities such as the General Office of Guiyang Municipal CPC Committee, the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of Guiyang, Guiyang Municipal Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Mass Work Center of Madang District, Guiyang Industry Investment Group Co., Ltd., Zhongtian Urban Development Group Co., Ltd., China Mobile Group Guizhou Co., Ltd., the Information Center of Guizhou Power Grid Co., Ltd., Guiyang Small & Medium Enterprises Credit Guaranty Center, Guizhou Branch of Alltrust Property Insurance Co., Ltd., Guizhou Tianchao Construction & Engineering Co., Ltd., Guiyang Xiaohe District Xinlei Construction Material Co., Ltd., Guizhou Tianchao Sunshine Construciton Engineering Service Co., Ltd., Guiyang Di Le Pu Technology Co., Ltd., Guizhou Tengwei Yipei Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., etc.
  • He has rendered professional services to the following projects: disposal of non-performing assets by Foshan Great Wall Asset Management Co., Ltd., due diligence project of Shenzhen Wallmart, construction of Zhucheng Plaza, Chery’s acquisition of Wanda Bus, construction of the psychiatry department building of the Sixth People’s Hospital of Guiyang.
  • Chen’s highlights in the area of commercial litigation: (1) acted on behalf of Luo XX in a lawsuit against a real-estate development company involving about RMB 100 million, and successfully won the lawsuit; (2) represented a Taiwanese (Huang XX) in the dispute with a village committee in respect of a land transfer contract involving a land with an approximate value of RMB 50 million, and successfully won the lawsuit; (3) represented a construction material company in Guizhou in respect of dispute over a leasing contract, and successfully won the case.

Work Experience

  • Partner, Grandall Law Firm
  • Deputy Director & Partner, Guizhou Hongguan Law Firm
  • Lawyer, Guizhou Zongguan Law Firm
  • Lawyer, Guizhou Junyue Law Firm
  • Lawyer, Guangdong Fang Zhong Tian Law Firm

Education Background

  • Bachelor of Laws, Huazhong University of Science and Technology
  • Bachelor of Management, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, China Law Society

Professional Qualification

  • Qualification of Independent Director (granted by Shenzhen Stock Exchange in 2012)


  • Chinese, English and Cantonese

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