In April, Thomson Reuters ALB released its first "China's Top 15 TMT Lawyers" to record the Chinese TMT lawyers of "living in the future", who are aware of new technology, new business logic, new social form, and new industrial pattern and offer forward-looking and creative solutions for enterprises and cooperate with enterprises for the future. Xia Zhihua, partner of Tian Yuan, was crowned into the list for his outstanding performance in TMT and new economy.
As a long-term participant in the TMT industry, Xia Zhihua is familiar with traditional technology, media, telecommunication industry, keeps pace with the new economic industries such as AI, cloud computing, big data, blockchain, IoT, fintech, etc., and has long focused on the regulatory policies, compliance and domestic and domestic investment and financing legal services for these high-tech and new economic industries. He has provided professional support for a large number of growth companies to accept private equity/venture capital and financing. As the agent of multiple funds and investors, such as Lucid Motors (a famous USA new energy automobile company), pony.ai (an auto-driving startup company), Mint Quantum (a global intelligent credit institution), etc., he has provided legal services for them in their investments in various blockchain projects with different themes.