Chancellor is an important position in the royal court. There are three known ranks that have the title of Chancellor: Chancellor of the Left, Chancellor of the Right and Chancellor of the State.
Chancellor of the State
Chancellor of the State could be considered the highest rank possible in Qin's royal court and the equivalent of Prime Minister in other states. The only known title above it would be fully accepted King. For years this seat remained empty until Ryo Fui claimed it in 242 B.C. However, in 238 B.C. he was stripped of his position due to treason and the seat became once again empty.
Chancellor of the Right (251-243 B.C.)
Chancellor of State (242-238 B.C.)
Rank removed for Treason
Chancellor of the Left
Chancellor of the Right
Patriarch of Legalism
Chancellor during King Sho's reign
- Chapter 255 Page 12