With the economic development of Chna, many foreign companies or individuals are doing business with China. Someties, it’s unavoidable to have some disputes, and may file or participate a lawsuit in China. To have a correct way to appoint a lawyer to protect your rights in China is important for you to win a case.
Firstly, according to China laws, when you appoint a lawyer to participate the lawsuit, you should trust a China lawyer to participate the legal proceedings. Foreign lawyers,attorneys, advocate, or barrister and etc. is not allowed to file or participate a lawsuit in the name of a lawyer.
Secondly, you should choose the right lawyer. Even though all the licensed lawyers are allowed to represent you in the lawsuit from legal point, it’s better for you to choose a proper lawyer that specialize in the areas of your case.When you find the right one, don’t forget to sign a formal Agreement with the law firm, which set out your rights and obligations
Thirdly, when you appointed a China lawyer from overseas, you should get the POA (power of attorney) nortarized by the Nortary Public and then have it authenticated by the China Embassy loactated in your Country.