Liu Maotong, the director of Jiangsu Maotong Law Firm, the project data analyst, member of China Law Society, senior member of China Intellectual Property Research Association, volunteer lawyer of All-China Environment Federation to safeguard the environmental rights, part-time professor of Institute of Law and Politics of Jiangsu Normal University, vice-chairman of Shandong Chamber of Commerce in Jiangsu Province, member of Xuzhou 14th Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, specially invited social supervisor of political and legal work and peaceful rule by law & Xuzhou construction in Xuzhou, as well as the standing director of Xuzhou Reviewer Association. Besides, he is one of the top ten annual figures moving Xuzhou in the third term, one of the top ten lawyers for legal consulting in Xuzhou, and chief advisor of Pengcheng Evening Newspaper legal advisory group. In March, 2009, Xuzhou Justice Bureau made the decision that the judicial administrative system of the whole city should learn from comrade Liu Maotong. In 2010, he was honored as one of the top ten law-related and litigation-related petition workers in Xuzhou; and in 2011, he was titled as the provincial advanced individual of the “double-promotion and double-aid” activity by the Justice Department of Jiangsu Province.
Mr. Liu Maotong grows up to be a famous lawyer by studying on his own. He has handled a large number of difficult and complicated cases bearing huge influence domestically and provincially. Besides, he has many years of enterprise legal consulting experience. He successively serves as the legal counsel of more than a hundred of units and individuals including Xuzhou Branch of Postal Savings Bank of China, Real Estate Bureau of Nanjing Military Region of Chinese People's Liberation Army, Xuzhou Broadcasting and Television Station, Xuzhou Civil Affairs Bureau, Thermphos (China) Food Additive Co., Ltd (Dutch sole proprietorship), Zhejiang Chamber of Commerce in Xuzhou, Anhui Enterprises’ Chamber of Commerce in Xuzhou, Xuzhou Dingye Real Estate Development Co., Ltd and Xuzhou Wangxia Real Estate Development Co., Ltd and so on. Mr. Liu Maotong has handled many large and complicated law practices, including
1. Successfully fulfilling the asset acquisition and corporate reorganization as well as financing and investment businesses surpassing 20 billion RMB;
2. Successfully realizing the withdrawal of the first largest insurance policy which is signed by commission (false insurance policy of hundreds of millions of RMB), which generates huge impact in the whole county;
3. Successfully handling the personal injury dispute that an individual with the surname of Xu sues Xuzhou Iron Ore Group, which becomes the first personal injury case concerning the same price for the same life and is 8 years prior to the implementation of Tort Law of the People’s Republic of China.
4. Successfully handling the infringement case regarding the revocation of administrative permission that Mr. Zhang Xiaozhong sues a certain planning bureau, which is the first case in Jiangsu that the plaintiff wins the case after the implementation of Administrative Permission Law.
5. Successfully handling the intellectual property right dispute between a certain television station with MBC, one of the biggest television stations in South Korea, for which, the court rejects the lawsuit of the South Korean television station;
6. Successfully handling an equity dispute, which has been collected into the bulletin of the High Court of Jiangsu Province as the typical case in January, 2009; and ultimately making the High Court reject the complaint of the other party;
7. Successfully handling a case concerning a dormant partner’s right to be informed, which was evaluated as one of the top ten annual difficult economic cases in 2006 by the Intermediate People's Court of Xuzhou;
8. The caller identification charging case that Liu Maotong sues China Unicom in 2004 becomes the influential public interest litigation in the whole county and has been collected by many institutions of higher learning for class notes;
9. On January 1st, 2004, Liu Maotong initiated the first lawyer personal website in Xuzhou (www.law110.net), and has won the title of one of the first top ten civilization websites in Xuzhou. At the same year, Liu Maotong opened Chinese Lawyer Investigation Website (www.007cn.cn), the first public interest lawyer investigation website in the whole county. The website was rated as the legal website with the most reference value for the citizens in Guangzhou by Private Economy News; besides, it has won the nomination award of one of the first top ten civilization websites in Xuzhou. This website has relatively huge influence in the whole county;
10. In 2007, Liu Maotong initiated the first cooperative housing in lawyer mode in Jiangsu Province at his own expenses;
11. Participating in the refusal case that the person giving birth before getting married was rejected when taking the Public Servant Examination, which is one of the “ten constitutional cases in China” in 2009;
12. Having organized, initiated and set up the first “legal volunteer studio” and “law clinic” activities of the national prosecutorial system, which arouses the attention and affirmation of Procuratorial Daily and the chief procurator of Supreme People's Procuratorate;
13. On the first half of 2010, Liu Maotong successfully took the Zhang Jinfeng case that defendant killed his wife and cheated for the insurance premium with huge impact in the society, which was reported by the Bosom Friend and CCTV and so on;
14. In September, 2010, successfully handling the legal rights safeguarding work that the Xuzhou preschool teacher beat up young children, which made a sensation throughout the country;
15. In 2011, successfully handling the contract dispute of construction project between a certain real estate company in Xuzhou and a certain construction engineering company in Fujian, which saves the loss of more than 100 million RMB for the party concerned;
16. Successfully taking the first double compensation dispute of the commodity house purchase and sales contract of Xuzhou, which generates huge impact in the whole county;
16. Successfully handling the construction project dispute case between a certain real estate company in Xuzhou and a certain construction company in Fujian, which saves the loss of more than 100 million RMB for the party concerned and creates the highest record in Xuzhou for the single legal fee of 2.52 million RMB;
The lawyer Liu Maotong is often invited by many mainstream media including CCTV, Jiangsu Broadcasting and Television Group, Shanghai Oriental TV, Shandong TV, Liaoning TV, Xuzhou TV, Xuzhou Broadcasting Station, Yangzi Evening Newspaper, Modern Express, Oriental Morning Newspaper, Jiangsu Legal Newspaper, and Xuzhou Daily to make the comments on the cases which are the focuses of the society.
Dozens of media including Democracy and Legal System sponsored by China Law Society, Romantic Generation sponsored by Jiangsu Provincial Party committee of the Communist Youth League, Legal Service Times sponsored by the Ministry of Justice, Xinhua Daily, Jiangsu Legal Newspaper, Xuzhou Daily, Pengcheng Evening Newspaper, Urban Morning Newspaper, CCTV, Shanghai Oriental TV, Shandong TV, Xuzhou TV, Xuzhou Broadcasting TV, Xinhua Network, Renmin Network, Dayang Network and China Jiangsu Network interviewed and broadcasted Liu Maotong’s deeds in succession. The Lawyer Mr. Liu Maotong once became the cover figure in the special version of “Chinese Lawyer” of Legal Service Times.
Liu Maotong is good at handling the legal issues concerning construction and real estate, major infrastructure projects, capital operation and capital reorganization, investment project analysis, company bond and collective bill issuing, listing of companies and the new three boards, corporate operations and equity legal businesses, intellectual property issues, and major criminal defenses and so on.