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Lin Qilei

Lin Qilei

HRD, Lawyer

Lin Qilei, a Beijing-based human rights lawyer, has represented a number of high-profile human rights defenders in recent years, including 2015 Front Line Defenders Award winner Mr Guo Feixiong. He has previously been questioned, harassed and beaten due to his work as a human rights lawyer.


China has used travel bans against human rights defenders, notably lawyers, to prevent them from participating in international conferences.