David Chao is a Senior Partner and Deputy Director at IPO Pang Xingpu Law Firm, specializing in civil litigation, criminal defense, company law, intellectual property law, insurance law, bill law and other commercial litigation. Mr. Chao graduated from Chongqing Southwest University of Political Science and Law with a Bachelor of Laws and obtained his legal professional qualification in February 2005. He has practiced in Shanghai since 2006.
Mr. Chao served as the legal supervisor of a real estate company and a legal consulting company before practicing law, and has successfully represented major, complex and difficult cases and cases with great impact in the Shanghai area. Mr. Chao is often called to prosecute or defend the legitimate rights and commercial interests of his clients.
For example, in August 2016, Mr. Chao led a team to win the bid to represent China People’s Property Insurance Co., Ltd (head office). He also leads and represents the firm team to win the bid to sign on Samsung (China) Investment Co. In 2018, Agent Shen * Hua v. Shanghai Park * Automobile Co., Ltd. vehicle sales contract dispute case was a successful case where he and the firm helped the clients to win substantial punitive damages.