Overview

Jing Zhang is a partner in Mayer Brown’s Government and International Trade group. She advises clients on a wide range of international trade matters, including antidumping (AD), anti-subsidy (CVD), export control, sanctions, intellectual property and customs matters, with a substantial focus on advising multinational companies on cross-border compliance issues involving China. She assists major US and foreign corporations in focused assessments (customs audits), compliance surveys or reviews and other proceedings before US Customs & Border Protection. In AD and CVD matters, Jing defends foreign producers and US importers against US unfair trade allegations as lead counsel, before the US Department of Commerce, the US International Trade Commission (ITC) and federal courts. She also routinely analyzes obligations and defenses under WTO Agreements and advises clients on matters related to Section 301 tariffs.  

Jing regularly collaborates with the firm’s Intellectual Property (IP) group and has represented Chinese companies in several IP litigations before the ITC and federal courts. She advises clients on all aspects of litigation strategy, discovery, trial preparation, and post-trial filings. She also counsels clients on invalidity proceedings at the United States Patent and Trademark Office, including inter partes reviews.

Jing also advises clients on export control, sanctions and related national security restrictions on trade. Her work includes advising US and foreign corporations on their trade compliance obligations, handling daily US export control and sanctions questions, and advising clients facing government investigation risks or adverse administrative actions. On the investment side, Jing has assisted in preparing several notices to the Committee on Foreign Investment in the US (CFIUS) and securing for clients national security approvals by the US government.

Jing is a member of the Advisory Board for the Department of Academic Conferences and Continuing Legal Education (ACCLE) at Georgetown University Law Center.

Prior to joining Mayer Brown, Jing worked as a student extern in the Enforcement Division of the US Securities and Exchange Commission, where she worked on a number of China-related fraud investigations.

Spoken Languages

  • Mandarin
  • English

Education

Indiana University Maurer School of Law, JD, magna cum laude
Order of the Coif; Indiana Law Journal, Managing Editor

Peking University, BA

Peking University, LLB

Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • New York

Court

  • US Court of International Trade
  • US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit