Areas of Expertise
Patents, Trademarks, Enforcement, IP Litigation, Pharma & Biotech
Xia Zheng is the founder of AFD China. She has been practicing in intellectual property for more than 25 years and is actively involved in a variety of IP practices, spanning filing and prosecution, opinions, litigation and enforcement with respect to patents, trademarks, copyrights, domain names, customs protection, trade secrets and anti-unfair competitions.
Zheng obtained her Master of Science degree from the University of Illinois in organic chemistry and biochemistry, her Master of Engineering degree in petroleum processing and her Master in Intellectual Property Law from the University of New Hampshire Law School, and diplomas for legal training programmes.
Zheng participates energetically in the IP industry with her extensive experience, and she has built a reputation in tackling difficult and complex issues thoughtfully. She is a National IP Talent named by the State Intellectual Property Office and a top individual recognized by third-party surveys conducted by such as Managing Intellectual Property, IAM Patent 1000, WTR 1000, Legal500, and Asia IP. She is a Director of the All-China Patent Attorneys Association and Capital Intellectual Property Service Association, and a Standing Director of Beijing Patent Attorneys Association, and is also a member of All China Lawyers Association, AIPPI, INTA, AIPLA, and LES.