MA Xiaogang | Fouding Partner
Practices:Intellectual Property|Entertainment & Media and Internet(TMT)|Dispute Resolution
Telephone:+86 10 6502 8888
Fax:+86 10 6502 8866
Working Language:Chinese | English

Basic information


1983|China University of Political Science and Law|Bachelor of Law

Work Experience

1997-Present | Beijing Hylands Law Firm | Founding Partner

1994-1997|Jun He law firm | Partner

1986-1994 | Copyright Division of The National Copyright Administration of the People's Republic of China | Director

1983-1986 | The People's Procuratorate of Beijing | Assistant Inspector

Professional Qualification

1992|PRC Bar

Honors & Evaluation

Beijing Top Ten Lawyers.

Beijing Outstanding Lawyer.

Ranked as a Well-known Asian Lawyer by Hong Kong's Asia Law for many years.

Known as a member of the Asia-Pacific Outstanding Lawyers (Chambers Asia Pacific) for many years.

Ranked as Asia's Leader of Asia Pacific by international legal rating agencies for many years.

Known as Asia's Outstanding Figures of the year by The Legal 500 and other international legal rating agencies.

Ma Xiaogang himself and his team have handled a large number of legal matters. He and his team are especially skilled in the comprehensive legal affairs with intellectual property rights and cultural media as the core. Many of his legal practices have become an opportunity and reference for industry classics and national legislation and judicial interpretation.

While handling a large number of legal affairs, Ma Xiaogang pays attention to combining legal research with new situations. He is often invited to give lectures and special reports at training courses and international law seminars organized by international organizations and the Chinese government. Ma Xiaogang is also often invited to participate in national legislative activities and international legal exchanges, and has participated in the GATT negotiations as a Chinese legal expert.

Social Activity

Arbitrator of Beijing Arbitration Commission and Arbitrator of Zhuhai Arbitration Commission

Member of the Expert Group on the Revision of China Copyright Law

Adjunct Professor of China University of Political Science and Law

Visiting Professor of Renmin University of China

Executive Director of China Intellectual Property Law Research Association

Deputy Director of Intellectual Property Committee of Sports Events

Member of the Writers' Rights Protection Committee of the Chinese Writers Association

Director of China Chain Store & Franchise Association,Legal affairs officer, expert in expert database

Chinese outstanding franchise brand expert judges

Executive Director of China Copyright Association, Executive Deputy Director of Legal Affairs Committee

Editorial Board of China Copyright Magazine

Director of Beijing Copyright Society


Articles published in People's Daily, the Legal Daily, Guangming Daily, Press and Publication and other newspapers and "Chinese Patent and Trademark", "Chinese Law", "Intellectual Property", "Copyright", "Law and Life", "Democracy and The Rule of Law", "China Quality Journey", "the Space of Intellectual Property Rights", "Chinese Publication", "Chinese Law", "Beijing Lawyer", "Economic Guide, the Technology and the Publishing, Art exchange and other publications:

"Introduction to copyright protection"

"Overview of copyright protection in new China"

"On the plagiarism of painting"

"Exercise and protection of rights of music works in China copyright law"

"Protection and exercise of the rights of drama and music in China copyright law"

"Copyright legal relations and lawyers' work"

"Establishing a service guarantee mechanism to participate in international copyright exchanges"

"Regulating effect of copyright in publishing activities"

"Copyright trade and goods trade conflict"

Translated dozens of articles including UNESCO Copyright Gazette

Books written and participated in:

Analysis of Copyright Cases (published in China and Japan respectively)

Introduction to Copyright Law

Intellectual Property Tutorials

Intellectual Property

Publishing Dictionaries, etc