Hui Zhong Law Firm today announced that Ms. Jiang Hong, a veteran in international commercial arbitration as well as international maritime arbitration, has joined the dispute resolution boutique as a partner. Ms. Jiang spent 20 years with China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC) and China Maritime Arbitration Commission (CMAC), where she served as presiding arbitrator or sole arbitrator in more than 200 cases arising from a wide range of industries, including international trade, finance, real estate, construction, investment and maritime. Given her participation in drafting and amending the rules of CIETAC and CMAC, Ms. Jiang is particularly experienced in deciding cases in which complicated and novel issues in modern arbitration practice are involved.

Mr. Fei Ning, the managing partner of Hui Zhong commented:

“Our firm’s international arbitration practice will benefit from Ms. Jiang’s experience trying cases in CIETAC, a relatively busy international commercial arbitration center in the Asia Pacific region. As we continue to solidify and expand our commercial arbitration business, Ms. Jiang brings impressive experience and a keen understanding of how CIETAC could be utilized more effectively to solve challenges faced by our international clients. Ms. Jiang’s profound knowledge cumulated from her work experience at CMAC will help reinforce the development of our business in the regime of maritime arbitration.”

Ms. Jiang is a member of the UK-based Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), member of the governing board of China Academy of Arbitration Law as well as arbitrator of a number of arbitration institutions including CIETAC, CMAC and several local arbitration commissions throughout China.

Ms. Jiang received her Bachelor of Law from Dalian Maritime University. In 1999, she became qualified to practice in the People’s Republic of China.