Our founder has been recognized by Chung Sheng Daily News as a highly competent legislator. The article acknowledges that her contributions to legislation such as Securities and Exchange Act, Patent Law, Statute for Industrial Innovation, Act for Development of Small and Medium Enterprise, Personal Data Protection Act, and The Act Governing Electronic Payment Institutions have contributed to the improvement in quality for national businesses, financial environment, administration of justice and public life in Taiwan.
Legal 500 Recognition
Over the course of a decade, our founder has been consistently recognized by Legal 500 as a leading individual. Her name has been mentioned in legal areas including TMT, intellectual property and securities.
Asian Legal Business May 2013 Edition
Asian Legal Business review acknowledges the departure of Principal Partner Stacey Lee from Baker Mckenzie, which held leading position in Taiwan.
Your Legal Solution
We are not your traditional law firm. We are a boutique law firm specializing in legal solutions for corporations. Our team is composed of Taiwan and U.S. licensed attorneys. We help startups go public and provide solutions in corporate, M&A, cross-border transactions, intellectual property, securities, and litigation.
A Little History
Recognized by The Legal 500 as a leading individual for over a decade, our founder has a long established track record of success in legal matters. As a former Senior Partner at Baker Mckenzie, she has led its intellectual properties and securities practice. Stacey is one of the first attorneys in the history of Taiwan to qualify as an attorney in both Taiwan and the United States. Going above and beyond, she also served in the Legislative Yuan and teaches law at National Chiao Tung University and Soochow University.
Bold and Innovative
We leverage artificial intelligence and custom software to our advantage. Our attorneys value computer security and data protection. Systems are updated regularly to reduce vulnerabilities to modern exploits. We use encryption to protect your data. We are ahead of legal changes which enables us to provide innovative solutions and address novel legal matters.
Quality versus Quantity
Our senior attorneys and consultants have over three decades of legal experience. We choose to be small and agile to provide you the best experience. Our team is selectively recruited and composed of graduates from the most prestigious universities in the world. They are trained to meet the highest legal standards. Our law firm is composed of native Russian, English and Chinese speakers, enabling us to effectively communicate with international organizations. For cross-border matters, we are not bound by any legal networks, which gives us the freedom to collaborate with the world's best legal counsels for your specific case.
We are dedicated to your success and we like winning. Your success is our success. Preventative measures is our philosophy. Our value is our ability to minimize your legal risks and costs. We are interested in establishing a long-term relationship with you and our legal team is dedicated to your success.
B.S. - Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University
Translation for Taiwan External Trade Development Council
Jack Tun has over 30 years of legal experience with civil and criminal litigation, administrative litigation, intellectual property, labor disputes, insurance claims, fair trade and antitrust cases. In addition, he has represented various public companies on insider trading allegations and shareholder disputes. Jack has also successfully represented high-tech companies on trade secret and commercial espionage cases, patent infringement and licensing disputes, and non-compete agreement enforcement.
Parallel Import Under US Jurisdiction (Insight Into Tech Law, May 1996)
Caching on the Internet and Copyright Infringement (Insight Into Tech Law, October 1998)
Issues Regarding Enforcement of the Economic Espionage Act of 1996 (Insight Into Tech Law, May 1999)
The Future of Internet Security (Insight Into Tech Law, November 1999)
Legal Issues Regarding IP Telephony (Insight Into Tech Law, September 2000)
Mr. Liu has over ten years of experience in the technical field. He has authored over 20 patents and 10 publications in international journals with ~400 citations. In addition, he has worked on world class research and collaborated with companies including STMicroelectronics, Samsung, UMC, GlobalFoundries and IBM. He has also worked with many distinguished individuals listed as the world's most prolific inventors.
ENGINEER - Stanford University
M.S. - Stanford University
B.S. - University of California, Davis
Michael Lu has over 30 years of experience in the field of law. At Baker Mckenzie, he worked on foreign investments. Furthermore, he has served as a general counsel in public companies listed in Taiwan and in Hong Kong. He has extensive cross-border knowledge and is experienced in licensing negotiation and patent litigation.
Senior Legal Director - AAC Technologies Holdings Inc.
LL.M. Cornell Law School
M.A. National Chengchi University
LL.B. Soochow University
Our legal team is specialized in corporate governance, compliance and export. Prior to joining our firm, some of our counsels have served as in-house general counsel in listing companies. We understand the intricacies and complexities that arise in large corporate environments. We regularly advise international corporations entering into local jurisdiction on governmental procedures, compliance and regulatory matters. In Taiwan, we have one of the best legal teams when it comes to hostile takeovers and proxy contests. Our experience includes hostile takeovers and defensive counseling that have been recognized as landmark cases in Taiwan. Strategies such as poison pill are not applicable in Taiwan and we excel at creative defensive counseling. We provide the following legal services for our clients:
Through proper legal planning we will help you reduce your business risks.
We specialize in foreign investments and counsel clients on legal and regulatory concerns associated with business investments. We understand complex cross-border issues associated with investments and our legal team works with tax professionals to assist you with:
Restructuring of corporate groups
Foreign acquisition interest of Taiwan enterprises
Contract review, negotiation and drafting is our specialty. The key benefits of hiring an attorney for contract due diligence is that only an experienced local law firm can control your legal exposures beforehand when entering into uncharted territory. We are familiar with the local laws and regulations and know what terms are enforceable in Taiwan. Even if your business is not located in Taiwan, as long as you engage business with a Taiwanese company, it is advised that you have a competent local Taiwanese law firm review your contracts to secure your future interest.
Our legal team has extensive contract experience in drafting robust contracts of confidentiality, letter of intents, memorandum of understanding, fund management, procurement, sales, license, lease, joint venture or joint development. Leveraging over 30 years of practical legal experience, we regularly handle some of the most complex local and cross-border contracts. Unlike other practices, our attorneys have both litigation and non-litigation experience so that we are aware of the legal risks involved in your contractual agreements. Our attorneys and consultants have experience representing clients in industries including telecommunication, semiconductor, venture capital, construction, pharmaceutical and biotechnology. Through our expertise in contracts and cross-border transactions, we are specialized to assist startups grow into major international conglomerates. Our legal professionals are trained to anticipate concerns and preclude unnecessary controversies. We are prepared to assist you with drafting, negotiating and resolving discrepancies.
We have extensive experience with M&A transactions covering diverse clients in both the public and private sectors. We help carry out all phases of the M&A transactions from due diligence, structuring, negotiation to closing. Our expertise with relevant laws including corporate, tax, securities, labor, fair competition and data protection allows us to address legality issues surrounding a company during and after its merger. In recent years, the importance of data protection and compliance has increased; it now plays a critical role in M&A. In fact, our founder has helped revise the data protection laws in Taiwan. With our experience, our lawyers are ready to assist you with a cost-efficient transaction at every stage. To help facilitate a smooth transaction, we leverage our interdisciplinary team with experience in tax, intellectual property, employment and corporate counseling. One of our particular strengths is cross-border transactions and have covered such transactions between the United States, Taiwan, and China.
We understand that intellectual property is one of the most valuable assets for any company. We have extensive experience with intellectual property, assisting startup companies and international conglomerates. Our founder helped revise trade secret laws in Taiwan.
Kingdom's Law Firm advises clients on how to secure their data and prevent both internal and external threats to their intellectual property.
We have a diverse team with multilingual capabilities and advanced degrees ranging from materials science, electrical engineering to computer science. We have experience working with the world's most prolific inventors and researchers from world-class research centers.
Our copyright experience includes arts, literary work and computer software. We address complex issues that arise from copyright protection. We also assist with trademark search and registration. We will help you plan and manage your intellectual property strategy in areas of license and related negotiations.
When necessary, we leverage our litigation team to sue for damages and injunctive relief. For cross-border litigation, we collaborate with some of the world's best intellectual property firms.
Our team of lawyers will assist you in civil, criminal, administrative, intellectual property litigation and arbitration cases. We understand that every case is unique and requires innovative solutions that are practical. We will work with you on a case-by-case basis, weigh the pros and cons of various scenarios and provide an optimal strategy to ensure that your interests are addressed.
We have extensive experience with cross-border litigation including in Europe, United States, and Hong Kong. We are not limited to any network of law firms. This enables us to select and collaborate with the world's best law firms for our cross-border litigations depending on our clients' needs.