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Billy M.C. Chen

Billy Chen is a partner in the firm's Taipei office. He has represented international and domestic clients in various areas of law including:

Mergers and Acquisitions - Advising clients on corporate governance as well as commercial and corporate finance transactions including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, public offerings and private placements, structuring start-up companies, and drafting commercial contracts

Investment Management/Finance - Advising clients on the formation, structuring, and fundraising of their businesses, counseling fund managers on the regulatory aspects of their businesses and operations, counseling issuers/arrangers on structured products

International Trade - Handling U.S. Customs and Border Protection (USCBP) investigation related matters as well as U.S. export-import compliance and trade dispute matters

Anti-trust, Competition and Trade Regulation - Assisting clients in witness preparation, advising them on the discovery procedure and dispositions relating to the investigations initiated by the United States Department of Justice (US DOJ) and the European Commission (EC) as well as in class action suits against certain Taiwan manufacturers

Procurement Projects - Drafting and advising clients on urban redevelopment project guidelines and Engineering Procurement Construction (EPC) contracts.

Prior to joining the firm in 2007, Billy practiced as an associate in Michigan, where he focused on corporate, civil, and criminal law. He also served as corporate counsel to companies in Taiwan and China.

  • Recognized with an Individual Spotlight by The Legal 500 Green Guide: Asia Pacific in Taiwan, 2024 
  • Recognized as a Next Generation Partner by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific for Corporate and M&A in Taiwan, 2019-2024
  • The A-List: Taiwan’s Top 100 Lawyers 2022, Asia Business Law Journal
  • “Issues of Offshore Wind Power Generation: Key Issues for Offshore Wind Power”, Japan Overseas Institute, Tokyo, September 2018
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