Zhanqing Tang

Zhanqing Tang

Partner, Trademark Attorney, Attorney at Law

Practice Area


Chinese, English


2012 Double Bachelor of Law and English Literature, Beijing Foreign Studies University

Professional Experience

Ms. Tang joined Chofn as a trademark attorney in 2013 after graduation. Ms. Tang is currently an attorney at law and partner at Chofn. Zhanqing’ s practice covers trademark prosecution and enforcement, copyright and domain name, customs protection, unfair competition, trade name & trademark dispute, etc. In particular, she has extensive knowledge about the trademark law and rich experience in all kinds of trademark disputes. She is good at explaining complex legal issues to clients with clear language. Zhanqing frequently participated in the policy dialogues between the China National Intellectual Property Administration (CNIPA) and the Courts on various topics.

Paper & Publications

How to defend OEM trademark use against non-use cancellation in China, WIPR, 2023

Co-editor and co-translator, Chinese Trademark Examination Guidelines, WIPR, 2022

Chinese IP Updates, 2021

An Updated Review of Legal Basis Against Bad Faith Filing in China, Chofn Newsletter, 2020

Co-author, "Chinese IPO's Logo ImitatedThe IPPro The Internet 98, July 2016


2022 - 2023 IP Leader, World IP Review (WIPR)

2020 - 2023 INTA Trademark Office Practice Committee (TOPC)

2020 - 2023 INTA Global Advisory Council (GAC)

2018 - 2020, IP Rising Star - China, MIP