Ms. Lina Xie
Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors
Senior Vice President
Patent and Trademark Prosecution & Counseling
General IP Counseling
Ms. Xie is the co-founder of China Sinda and has held the positions of Vice President and Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors ever since the establishment of the office. This was the second intellectual property firm she founded in her career as an IP law practitioner in China, being one of the founders of the NTD Patent and Trademark Agency Ltd. in 1987, where she held the position of Manager of the Application Department at the Hong Kong Headquarters. Ms. Xie handled a large number of patent and trademark application cases, including the first Taiwan patent applications filed in mainland China in 1990. She received her advanced training in Canada and later worked for a prestigious Canadian patent law firm in Toronto in 1992.
Ms. Xie returned to China in 1993 to set up China Sinda. As Vice President of the firm, she plays a major role in the firm's decision-making processes and management. She also takes care of complex IP cases, especially those relating to domain names, trademark infringements and unfair competition cases, on behalf of multinational companies.
Member of All-China Patent Attorneys Association
Member of AIPPI
Member of FICPI
Member of LES and INTA