Practice Areas


Criminal law-related business is one of DeHeng's core and advantageous practice areas. DeHeng has over 400 criminal lawyers across China providing legal services including but not limited to criminal defense, protection of victims' rights and interests, prevention and control of criminal risks and criminal law compliance. With their expertise, client-centered awareness and teamwork, and DeHeng's advantages in cross-office cooperation, our criminal lawyers are widely recognized by peers and clients for their efficiency, dedication, diligence and sense of responsibility.

Our criminal lawyers are well-known for their ability to solve complicated and difficulty problems, handle major and significant cases, and mitigate major legal risks. They undertake high-profile criminal cases of duty crimes committed by former officials at vice-national, provincial and ministerial levels, including former member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and former Party Secretary of Chongqing surnamed Bo, and former Party Secretary of Hebei surnamed Zhou. They represented in high-profile financial and securities crimes for former chairman of Kelon Electrical Holdings surnamed Gu and former chairman of Anbang Group surnamed Wu. They have also provided criminal defense or systematic and special risk control and compliance services for a number of financial institutions, investment companies, large state-owned enterprises, listed companies, and their persons in charge.

  • The Main Legal Services Include:
  • Criminal defense
  • Recognition, evaluation, prevention and control of criminal legal risks
  • Criminal compliance
  • Internal control audit
  • Protection of victims' rights and interests
  • Overlapped criminal-civil legal services
  • Overlapped criminal-administrative legal services
  • Other criminal law-related businesses