Firm Profile > Chien Yeh Law Offices > Taipei, Taiwan

Chien Yeh Law Offices
62F, TAIPEI 101 TOWER, 7 XIN YI ROAD., SEC. 5
TAIPEI 11049
Taiwan

Capital markets Tier 2

Chien Yeh Law Offices advise Taiwanese and foreign enterprises and investors in listed matters on the Taiwan and Taipei Stock Exchange. The team is led by Gary Hung and has considerable expertise in IPO's and international investment. Senior associate Rosy Chang is active in the IPO space and assists clients with stock listing issues. The group also handles transactions and cross-border investment deals across Hong-Kong and China.

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Key clients

Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd.

Gemtek Technology Co., Ltd.

ARCSOFT, INC. TAIWAN BRANCH (U.S.A.)

CHANG CHUN PETROCHEMICAL CO., LTD.

TUV ASIA PACIFIC LIMITED

Ventec International Group Co., Ltd.

Pharmally International Holding Company Limited

Taiwan Financial Holdings Co., Ltd

BankTaiwan Life Insurance Co., Ltd.

Taipei Exchange

Dispute resolution Tier 2

The dispute resolution team at Chien Yeh Law Offices handles civil litigation and arbitration work across employment, IP, and competition matters. Managing partner Justin Chen is a key contact and oversees the practice alongside Henry Han who focuses on consumer disputes; in a representative matter, Han is engaged in a mid-value damages matter for a manufacturing company. Also in the team is Joe Shen who has a specialism in corporate and insurance litigation.

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Synnex Technology International Corporation

SEGA AMUSEMENTS TAIWAN LTD.

SPIRAX SARCO CO., LTD.

VISUAL PHOTONICS EPITAXY CO., LTD.

JIAN FOODS INCORPORATION

TAIWAN YUBO CO., LTD.(Uber Taiwan)

UPC TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION

Min-Sheng General Hospital

KISCO (TAIWAN) LTD.

XPEC Entertainment

PCG BROS SPORTS MANAGEMENT CO., LTD.

FUJITSU TAIWAN LTD.

Lion Travel Service Co., Ltd.

Taisun Enterprise Co., Ltd

Tax Tier 2

The tax practice at Chien Yeh Law Offices has a specialism in handling tax administration proceedings and litigation matters. Michael C. H. Wang now oversees the group which undertakes tax advisory work for clients which includes large energy companies. Charice Lin is also a core part of the team.

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FORMOSA CHEMICALS & FIBRE CORPORATION

FORMOSA PETROCHEMICAL CORPORATION

BANK SINOPAC CO.LTD

eBay Inc.

E-life Mall Corporation

KIMLAN FOODS CO., LTD.

NOBEL BIOCARE TAIWAN CO., LTD.

Newmax Technology Co., LTD.

National Taiwan University

Wartsila Taiwan Ltd.

Essencore Limited

Corporate and M&A Tier 3

The M&A and corporate practice of Chien Yeh Law Offices focuses on advising domestic and foreign companies on share and asset acquisitions in Taiwan and abroad. The firm has particular expertise in hedge fund, private equity, and management buyout matters, as well as equity-related litigation and restructuring. Justin Chen leads the team that includes Akira Lin, who specialises in advising Japanese businesses with local investment, M&A, corporate legal matters, and labour disputes.

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Real estate and construction Tier 3

Chien Yeh Law Offices handles major infrastructure projects, PPP, and commercial real estate development matters. Led by Charles Chang, the practice has vast expertise in litigation and is engaged in real estate-related arbitration cases, public tenders, and contractual work for clients. James Wu is the name for the development of commercial lands and urban renewal projects, having recently handled the New Taipei City Government on Development Project.

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AECOM

THI Consultants Inc.

CECI ENGINEERING CONSULTANTS, INC., TAIWAN

Cushman & Wakefield Limited

COLLIERS INTERNATIONAL CONSULTANTS LIMITED

CBRE

Banking and finance Tier 4

At Chien Yeh Law Offices, the banking practice covers all aspects of financing matters and cross-border transactions. Headed by Chien-Ting Yeh, the team has experience in syndicated loans, and provides financial sector clients with a corporate offering. senior counsel Emily Lee focuses on foreign investment and assists the business to be listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange.

The firm: Founded by Professor Dr S S Tzeng in Taipei in 1973 and thereafter headed by Dr Shen-I Lee, Dr Carl K M Wu and Mr Alex C Y Tsai, Chien Yeh Law Offices has been providing high-quality and comprehensive legal services to its clientele and is well known for its distinct capacity to provide clients with legal advisory services in a wide range of commercial and industrial practice areas, including without limitation, accounting, taxation, investment, mergers and acquisitions, reorganisation and initial public offering (IPO). With 40 years of experience and close collaborations with major accounting firms, the firm strives for an innovative and teamwork-oriented approach to problem solving and aims at offering an integrated, one-stop solution to clients’ legal, commercial and accounting inquiries.

Over the years, the firm has established close relationships with many law firms in the US, Japan and China. The firm will continue co-operating with overseas firms of different scales in order to meet the clients’ needs, maintaining close business contact with major law firms all over the world. With a complete and worldwide legal services network, it provides its domestic and international clientele with comprehensive legal services of a global reach.

Areas of practice
Institutional investments: the firm’s services include but are not limited to transaction planning for investments in Taiwan or cross-border investments, drafting and negotiations of foreign and local investment contracts, due diligence, and advisory on investment-related laws.

Mergers and acquisitions: the firm offers comprehensive services related to approval of foreign investment, public tender offers, and legal compliance related to corporate governance.

Reorganisation and bankruptcy: the firm has considerable professional ability and practical experience in offering legal services related to corporate reconstruction such as reorganisation, bankruptcy, special liquidation, and the restructuring of corporate organisations.

Finance, banking and insurance: the firm’s services include legal advisory on incorporation, registration, restructuring, business transfer, and merger and acquisition of financial institutions.

Securities and capital markets: in addition to assisting many Taiwanese and foreign enterprises in becoming listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) and Taipei Exchange (TPEx), the firm also assists Taiwanese or foreign enterprises in raising funds from overseas markets.

Tax planning and administrative remedies: the firm’s attorneys regularly work with tax departments of accounting firms to provide comprehensive solutions to clients.

Public construction and BOT/PPP: the legal services related to public-private partnership (PPP) in public construction that the firm offers include, but is not limited to, drafting tender and bidding documents for private participation in PPP projects on behalf of governmental agencies, legal advisory on tender procedures and providing relevant legal services as required, and drafting comprehensive evaluation guidelines for the selection of participating enterprises.

Intellectual property and technology law: the firm works closely with major law firms in the US, Japan, China, and various European countries to jointly provide comprehensive legal services related to intellectual property (IP) and technology law to domestic and foreign companies, as well as high-tech companies.

Biotechnology and medical law: the firm has long been involved in the area of biotechnology and medical law, having several lawyers with interdisciplinary backgrounds and practical experiences in biotechnology and medicine.

Urban renewal: the legal services provided by the firm related to urban renewal include, but are not limited to, facilitating negotiations between landowners and construction companies, drafting and review of joint construction agreements, and organising urban renewal committee.

Department Name Email Telephone
Institutional investments Gary S H Hung
Mergers and acquisitions Michael C H Wang
Reorganization and bankruptcy Eleanor Y Y Chin
Finance, banking and insurance Chien-Ting Yeh
Securities and capital market Gary S H Hung
Tax planning and administrative remedy Michael C H Wang
Public construction and BOT/PPP Eleanor Y Y Chin
Intellectual property and technology law Michael C H Wang
Biotechnology and medical law Chien-Ting Yeh
Urban renewal Charles S T Chang
Japanese legal services Michael C H Wang
Services in Mainland China Gary S H Hung
Number of lawyers : 50
at this office : 43
Chinese
English
Japanese

TAIWAN

Founded by Professor Dr S S Tzeng in Taipei in 1973 and thereafter headed by Dr Shen-I Lee, Dr Carl K M Wu and Mr Alex C Y Tsai,

Chien Yeh Law Offices has been providing high-quality and comprehensive legal services to its clientele and is well known for its distinct capacity to provide clients with legal advisory services in a wide range of commercial and industrial practice areas, including without limitation, accounting, taxation, investment, mergers and acquisitions, reorganisation and initial public offering (IPO).