Lichun Zhao

Partner/Trademark Attorney
Professional fields
Trademark Prosecution, Trademark Dispute Resolution, Copyright Recordal, Domain Name Dispute Resolution, Customs Recordal
Technical fields

Ms. Zhao obtained her Bachelor of Science degree from Hebei Agriculture University in 2003, and joined Kangxin Partners, P.C. as an associate the same year.

She specializes in trademark application, prosecution, opposition, cancellation, invalidation, renewal, license, assignment and trademark protection and management; she also provides law services related to copyright and domain names.

Ms. Zhao also provides professional trademark protection and management services to many domestic and foreign clients.

Education and experience
Honors and awards
  • 2023 recognized as Trademark Star by Managing Intellectual Property IP Stars
  • 2021 rated as one of the second batch of overseas intellectual property dispute guidance experts by Zhejiang Intellectual Property Protection Center
  • 2019 Received the Outstanding Contribution Award from AIPPI China
  • 2019 Recognized as a Gold Medal Service Individual in Trademark Agency by the China Trademark Association
  • 2018 Designated as a Foreign Intellectual Property Service Expert by the Zhongguancun Intellectual Property Promotion Bureau
Published articles
  • The 'Use' Issue in the Process of Trademark Protection in the United States, China Intellectual Property Magazine, 2017

  • Key Points for a Smooth Trademark Transfer, China Trademark Magazine, 2016

  • Trademark Application Through Madrid Systems Is Much Important In The Trademark Protection Overseas, 2012

  • The Use of Copyright in the Trademark Cases, China Intellectual Property Magazine, 2011