Dr. Zhan Hao


AnJie Law Firm
26/F, Tower D, Central International Trade Center
6A Jiangguomenwai Avenue
Chaoyang District, Beijing 100022

Tel: +86 10 8567 5988
Fax: +86 10 8567 5999

Email: zhanhao@anjielaw.com
Web: www.anjielaw.com

Dr. Zhan Hao is one of the PRC leading lawyers in the field of insurance. With about twenty-year’s legal practice experience, his business scope covers litigation and arbitration concerning insurance claim and subrogation, acquisition of insurance companies’ equities, establishment of domestic and foreign insurance organizations in PRC, utilization of insurance funds, compliance of insurance regulation, insurance products development, extended warranty, corporate governance for insurance company, subordinated debts issuance and IPO for insurance company.

Dr. Zhan Hao’s representative cases include:

  • Purchasing insurance companies’ equities for a bank;
  • Conducting due diligence investigation and providing equity-transfer services for a Japanese company and an integrated financing group in their purchase of the domestic insurer’s shares;
  • Providing legal services for domestic insurance organizations and insurance assets management companies (AMC) with their utilization of insurance funds, investment & financing (PE investment, investment on infrastructure, investment on real estate, subordinated debts issuance, IPO and etc.);
  • Establishing annuity trusteeship for central government-sponsored enterprises and listed enterprises;
  • Acting as legal counsel for insurance & reinsurance companies, insurance brokers and agency companies over policy review, corporate compliance, development of new insurance products and etc.;
  • Helping development of extended warranty in China for foreign investors;
  • Handling litigations and arbitrations concerning insurance claim and subrogation in construction insurance, marine insurance, D&O, property insurance, pollution liability insurance and product liability insurance.

Dr. Zhan Hao was honored as Professional Insurance Lawyer by a number of ranking institutions such as Chambers & Partners, Who’s Who Legal, ALB and PLC. He leads AnJie Insurance Department which is the biggest and most influential insurance team among China law firms.

Dr. Zhan Hao is the arbitrator of China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission, vice president of the Professional International Practice Committee of the All China Lawyers Association, and vice president of Professional Committee of Compulsory Traffic Accident Liability Insurance of China Insurance Association. At present, he is also the professor of Law School of University of Central Finance and Economics.

Insurance and reinsurance is one of the key practice areas for AnJie.

With its outstanding achievements and in-depth study on pioneering insurance issues, AnJie Insurance Department stands out among PRC insurance teams. Insurance matters covered by our insurance team include property insurance, construction insurance, product liability insurance, credit insurance, hull insurance, transport insurance, pollution liability insurance, D&O, participating insurance, unit-linked insurance, bank product insurance and medical insurance, etc. Meanwhile, AnJie insurance team also serves clients in extended warranty, financial service outsourcing, and health-care management.

AnJie lawyers have represented many insurance companies (including insurance groups, direct insurance companies, reinsurance companies, insurance assets management companies), insurance intermediate companies (including insurance brokers, insurance agencies, insurance loss adjusters) in their investment, private equity, utilization of insurance funds, developments of insurance products, regulatory compliance, startup of insurance institutions, insurance claim and subrogation, etc. Based on the efficient and practical legal services, AnJie Insurance Department has won high marks from clients.

Furthermore, AnJie Insurance Department has been numerously nominated and awarded by international ranking institutions, such as Chambers and Partners, Who’s Who Legal, ALB and PLC.

AnJie Insurance Department consists of highly experienced bilingual Chinese lawyers and foreign counsels. Many lawyers were formerly associated with renowned insurance companies and other financial service firms, some worked as experts or commissioners of some associations as Insurance Association of China. Some partners are ranked as the best insurance & reinsurance lawyer, or the best Chinese insurance lawyer by international ranking institutions. Many of their publications concern the field of insurance law in China.

AnJie Law Firm was founded by a group of lawyers who are committed to providing high quality service to international and domestic clients. Whether it is general corporate matters, private equity deals, cross-border merger & acquisitions, IP advice, employment, government policy, antitrust or regulatory matters, or high stake litigation or arbitrations, our lawyers are trusted advisors with years of legal practice. Industry sectors our legal services cover include energy and resources, aerospace, insurance, automobile, consumer electronics, fashion, information technology, media, publication, pharmaceutical, semiconductor, and chemical.

AnJie lawyers advocate teamwork and work with lawyers around the world to provide global, multi-dimensional solutions. We believe that practical and innovative legal solutions come from in-depth know-how about the business and regulatory environment that our clients are operating in and are deeply interested in understanding our clients’ situation and needs. With our continuous efforts, AnJie lawyers have developed effective management system that integrates capabilities from different practice groups in order to deploy comprehensive solutions to meet our clients’ needs. As a result, AnJie clients consistently speak highly of our service, acknowledging our lawyers’ effectiveness, reliability, and creativity.

AnJie Law Firm values the people who work here and recognizes the contribution of each and every member of the team. We place the development of our professional employees as one of our highest priorities. We are fortunate to have highly talented people with excellent educational backgrounds and professional experiences, including senior lawyers that have lived and worked in North America, Europe, Japan, Korea, Hong Kong, etc. Meanwhile, our partners have a great track record in building top tier legal practices, as acknowledged by Chambers& Partners, Legal 500, ALB and other well-known legal rankings.

Besides, AnJie lawyers are passionate about and involved in public interest causes such as pro bono work and community service. We act as advisors and consultants for charities and non-profit groups in the environmental, educational, and green development field.


“Managing partner Zhan Hao advises on the establishment of insurance organisations in the PRC as well as contentious mandates.”
Chambers - Asia & Pacific, 2015