DirectorSenior Partner of WEIIS & CO.ArbitratorVisiting ProfessorMember of China Law AssociationMember of China Maritime Law AssociationMember of All China Lawyers AssociationMember of Shanghai Law SocietyOutstanding Contributor of China Maritime Trial Journal and Shipping Monthly (Taiwan)
LL.M. Shanghai Maritime University 1998
Chief Judge of Shanghai Maritime Court 1998-2003
Admitted to National Bar 2000
Partner of SG & Co 2003-2005
Joined Rolmax as partner 2006
Joined Weiis & CO. as founding and senior partner 2019
Mr. ZHENG specializes in maritime and admiralty (bill of lading, charter party, cargo claims, marine insurance, ship arrests, forced auction, admiralty, personal injury and crew claims, ship finance, mortgages, sales and registration, etc.) international trade, letter of credit, bank, real estate, corporate, civil and commercial affairs etc.
Mr. ZHENG built up his legal expertise during his practice both in court and law firms, with an abundant experience of handling over 600 maritime cases, he's been well-known for winning a dozen of prizes in all-China legal thesis contests and contributing pioneering ideas in more than 40 essays to a dozen of leading national and local legal journals on a regular basis. Mr. ZHENG has proved himself talented in maritime litigation and arbitration in both theory and practice, and has been widely accepted as a devoted and experienced lawyer
Lawyer Zheng Tianwei had been working as a judge in Shanghai Maritime Court of PRC. By virtue of abundant legal experiences, he is expert at handling various complex cases of both litigation and non-litigation in the field of maritime and international commercial affairs. He also gained professional experiences from working for an international maritime law firm, SHANGHAI SG & CO and SHANGHAIROLMAX LAW OFFICE.
On behalf of various international P&I clubs and shipping companies, Lawyer Zheng Tianwei has handled numerous maritime cases which had significant influence at home and abroad with rich experience in the field of maritime and shipping including ship collision, marine pollution, shipbuilding contract, charterparty, bill of lading and international arbitration.
Mr. Zheng Tianwei is also serving as an arbitrator of China Maritime Arbitration Commission, a member of State Administrative Reconsideration Committee of Shanghai Putuo District and the consultant of the administrative authorities including the People's Government of Shanghai Putuo District, Shanghai Maritime Safety Administration, etc.
professional field：Company, contract law, construction real estate, criminal law, civil law
Ms.Liao, partner and lawyer of WEIIS&CO. In 1997, she joined the law firm as an assistant lawyer and began to work as a lawyer in early 1999. Ms.Liao has 20 years of experience in judicial practice. Since she has been engaged in legal services, she has been engaged in a large number of litigation and non-litigation civil cases and major criminal cases , involving cases of marriage and inheritance, traffic accident, personal injury, corporate & commerce, contract, construction and property, maritime&shipping, etc. In the course of many years of handling cases, she has accumulated a wealth of experience in handling case through various types of civil and commercial, criminal litigation and arbitration cases.
Establishment, change, separation, mergers and acquisitions of the company; establishment of the company system; drafting, reviewing and revision of economic contracts, labor contracts; litigation and arbitration of company and contract dispute cases.
Construction and Property：
Assignment, transfer, lease, mortgage of land-use right; recruitment, bidding, construction, and distribution of construction projects; Investment invitation, joint construction, and transfer of real estate projects; and litigation and arbitration of disputes arising in the aforementioned real estate projects and transactions (including public owned house, private house compensation and resettlement of relocation) .
Defense of major and disputed violent offense and economic crime.
marriage and inheritance, traffic accident.
The main areas of focus nowadays are:
Company, contract law:
Establishment, change, separation, merger and acquisition of the company; establishment of the company system; drafting, reviewing and revision of economic contracts, labor contracts; litigation and arbitration of company and contract dispute cases.
Construction real estate:
Transfer, transfer, lease, and mortgage of land use rights; recruitment, bidding, construction, and distribution of construction projects; investment, joint construction, and transfer of real estate projects; and the aforementioned real estate projects and transactions (including public housing and private house demolition) Litigation and arbitration in disputes during the process of compensation and resettlement.
The defense of major and violent crimes and economic crimes.
Ms Shen main practice in Mergers and Acquisitions of companies, investment and financing, and tax disputes resolution. Before joining WEIIS & CO. , She worked in BDO Stoy Hayward and domestic well-known accounting firm for nearly 10 years. With the dual professional background of taxation and law, Ms Shen is familiar with Mergers and Acquisitions of companies and taxation, and is good at Mergers and Acquisitions of real estate and taxation. In particular, the legal business of cross-border M&A tax schemes and corresponding commercial litigation and arbitration. She has provided legal services for several large real estate M&A projects in Shanghai and across the country, including legal due diligence, tax due diligence, transaction structure design, taxation planning, drafting and review of contract (including tax-related clauses) and assistance in negotiations. She has also provided taxpayers with legal services including tax assessment responses, tax audit defenses, tax disputes (legal services including administrative reconsideration on taxation, tax administrative litigation, tax-related civil litigation and tax-related agents). Ms Shen was assisted a large group to acquire hundreds of millions of US dollars of real estate projects and wine estate projects, to represent a Hong Kong company with hundreds of millions of US dollars transfer pricing damage to the company's interest disputes and a company vs the State Tax Bureau suspends export tax rebate disputes, etc., effectively maintained the legitimate rights and interests of the customer.
Lawyer Zhuang Jiuyi was graduated from East China University of Political Science and Law. In 2005, he obtained a Bachelor's Degree in Economic Law and obtained legal professional qualifications through pass the national judicial examination. In 2009, he obtained a master's degree in financial law. In 2011, he entered a national famous construction company and responsible for legal affairs. In 2013. He Joined ROLMAX Law Firm was qualified as a lawyer. In 2019, he joined WEIIS & CO. as a partner and lawyer.
Mr. Zhuang has been working as a professional lawyer since 2013. His service areas including maritime & shipping, international trade, contract law, and financial law. He is also good at various civil, economic litigation and non-litigation legal affairs, company affairs, criminal cases, and business negotiations. He has been engaged in domestic and foreign-related civil and commercial cases for dozens of cases, major economic disputes such as a bank-and-company loan contract dispute, a foreign famous insurance company and a shipping group company voyage charter contract dispute.