Richard Zhang (Jie Zhang 张捷) graduated from Xi'an International Studies University. He passed the Chinese Bar Exam in 1998. Based in Guangzhou, he has practised in the PRC since 2007. He has represented multiple defendants from the USA, the Middle East, Africa, and other parts of the world. He has successfully defended clients involved in drug trafficking and financial fraud. He also practises in the field of business law. Richard is an active environmental lawyer. He is connected with different NGOs, speaks Mandarin, Cantonese and English, and is determined to make the world clean and green.