32 ASIAN LEGAL BUSINESS CHINA • 亚洲法律杂志-中国版 JULY 2023 The lawyers featured on this year’s list have an average age of 37.7 years and boast an impressive 13 years of practice, during which they have achieved remarkable success in their respective fields. What are their individual growth paths and future aspirations? What qualities have enabled them to gain recognition in the market? And what attributes have endeared them to their clients? ALB had the privilege of interviewing some of these exceptional individuals, who graciously shared their personal journeys and invaluable professional insights. OPPORTUNITY, ENTHUSIASM, PERSISTENCE Kevin Han, a partner at GEN Law Firm, embarked on his career in intellectual property law in Beijing immediately after graduating. Reflecting on his early days, he acknowledges the fortune of having a professional and stringent supervisor who provided invaluable guidance. It was through this mentorship that he discovered his passion for IP law, a field in which he has thrived ever since. Han describes his career trajectory as “ordinary,” progressing steadily Professionalism, enthusiasm, and diligence are the hallmarks of the ALB China Top 15 Rising Lawyers who have already established themselves on a fulfilling career path. Despite their youth, they have become stalwarts in the industry. Looking ahead, they are committed to further enhancing the legal landscape in China by staying true to their original aspirations, nurturing their teams, and bringing in fresh talent. 回望成长经历,十五佳律师新星以专业立身,以热爱坚持,以努力进取。虽然年轻,但他们已经成为律师行业 的中流砥柱。展望未来,十五佳律师新星坚定深耕信念,建设培养团队,联合更多新生力量,为完善中国法治 建设而继续努力。 TOP 15 RISING LAWYERS 十五佳律师新星 Image: Travel man/ RANKING BY ASIAN LEGAL BUSINESS, TEXT BY CHARLIE WU 排名:《亚洲法律杂志》,作者:吴卓言 RISING LAWYERS