director:   wenchang tian
vice-director:   yongzhong gu
vice-director:   guifang li
vice-director:   fengmei hou
vice-director:   zhongzan tang

    This committee was set up in November 1996.It has one director and four vice-directors.The number of committeeman always changes.
    The tenet of this committee is deeply researching and discussing the criminal law , the criminal procedure law and the like,establishing and perfecting the criminal advocacy system of china,putting forward and trying to resolve the problems or difficulties which lawyers incur in vindication,creating a good circumstance of criminal advocacy,summarizing and directing the countrywide experience and practise of criminal advocacy ,protecting the vast lawyers' legal executable rights and interests.