Human Rignts Lawyers' Database

Liu Weiguo (刘卫国)

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Work location

Jinan City, Shandong Province


Date of birth



Current status

In practice



Liu graduated from the law school at Beijing Normal University. He is a partner of Dong Quan Shun law firm, a member of Jinan Lawyers Association Criminal Defense Committee and 2010 Jinan outstanding lawyer of the year. He is especially into human rights cases on criminal offences, death penalty and unnatural death. In May 2012, Liu together with 13 other lawyers in China agreed to legally defend for Mr Chen Kegui, nephew of Mr Chen Guangcheng, and his mother but was suppressed by authority.



Criminal defense


Cases handled

2012 Zhang Haofeng and Zhang Haibing case

2012 Chen Kegui case

2011 Qilu hospital murder case