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Tsar & Tsai Law Firm
11F, No. 100, Songren Rd, XinyiDist.
Taipei City 11073


Senior Partner


Ms. Jackie Lin is a partner with Tsar & Tsai Law Firm and is licensed in both New York and Taiwan. Jackie’s practice focuses on capital markets, banking and finance, mergers and acquisitions, foreign direct investment and cross-border transactions.

During her practice of more than twenty years, Jackie has represented many well-known domestic and international corporate clients, private equity funds and institutional investors in their investments, tender offer and privatization, bid purchase, leveraged buy-out and merger & acquisition projects in various industry sectors including manufacturing, high-tech, telecommunication, cable system operators, banks, insurance carriers, securities firms, financial holding companies and financial services providers. She has assisted the clients in ascertaining the appropriate deal structures, tax planning, conducting due diligence exercise, preparation and negotiations for the transaction documents and financing documents, providing legal advice, obtaining regulatory approvals and implementing the post-transaction corporate restructuring and establishing proper corporate governance practice.

Jackie is also an expert on the financing and capital market industry and is familiar with the market practice and terms of the local and cross-border fund-raising and financing projects. She has acted for local and international borrowers and lenders in preparing, reviewing and negotiating various types of financing documents. On capital market practice, Jackie has in-depth understanding of the nature and structure of various types of securities and investment products and the onshore and offshore listing requirements. She provides frequent advice to local and offshore securities issuers and investment bankers on securities regulations relating to issuance, offering and placement of various investment instruments and stock exchange listing. Since 2001 to 2014, Jackie has been listed by the internationally reputable publications such as “Asia Pacific Legal 500”, “AsiaLaw” and “Chambers Asia” as the Leading Lawyer in Taiwan in the fields of “Banking and Financing”, “Corporate”, “Capital Markets” and “M&A”.

Jackie also advises multinational companies, financial holding companies, banks and investment banking firms and the local listed companies on a wide range of compliance issues, general corporate matters and dispute resolutions through litigation and arbitration.


Mandarin Chinese, English


Taipei Bar Association

New York Bar Association


National Cheng-chi University School of Law (LL.B. )

The American University, Washington College of Law, International Legal Studies (LL.M.)

Lawyer Rankings

Taiwan > Corporate and M&A

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Jackie Lin

Tsar & Tsai Law Firm

Tsar & Tsai Law Firm provides a full slate of M&A services, including incorporations, joint ventures, reorganizations, dissolutions, M&A, syndication loan documentation, post closing restructurings, and tax planning. Jackie Lin recently led a $525m deal that saw Kongsberg Gruppen complete its acquisition of the Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine. Other names to note are James ChengJanice Lin, who is particularly experienced acting for international clients, and Lynn Lin, who has a good deal of experience in the technology and manufacturing sectors.

Taiwan > Capital markets

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Jackie Lin

Tsar & Tsai Law Firm

Acting both for domestic and international clients, Tsar & Tsai Law Firm advises on a range of transactional matters as well as the regulation of securities firms. Key contacts include Jackie Lin, who advises local and offshore securities issuers and investment bankers on securities regulations, and Janice Lin, who represents Taiwan-listed companies with foreign securities offerings. Also recommended are Randy Tsai, public offering specialist Yvonne Liu and Lynn Lin.

Taiwan > Banking and finance

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Jackie Lin

Tsar & Tsai Law Firm

Tsar & Tsai Law Firm‘s banking and finance team acts for banks and other financial institutions, both international and domestic. In the contentious space, the team advises on enforcement proceedings, including work-out arrangements and re-financing, debt collection and bankruptcy matters. Also of note, the team is increasingly expanding into the project financing space. Key contacts include Jackie Lin, who advises financial holding companies and banking institutions on a wide range of compliance issues, and Janice Lin, who represented the financing parties in the Formosa 1 offshore wind project. Lynn Lin is also noted.

Taiwan > Labour and employment

Tsar & Tsai Law Firm‘s full-service employment team focuses on disputes relating to severance pay, pensions arrangements and welfare funds, workers’ compensation and employee benefits, occupational hazards, and labour insurance. The team also assists employers with negotiating and drafting employee contracts and company regulations. The team includes Edgar Chen, who has previous experience as a labour court judge in the Taipei District Court; disputes specialist Jennifer Lin; and Janice Lin and Jackie Lin, both of whom practice across the firm’s corporate and commercial practices.