The New Zealand Commerce and Industry Office (NZCIO) cannot provide legal advice. All we can do is try to ensure that New Zealand citizens have access to the same legal rights and treatment by the authorities that are available to Taiwan citizens.

The New Zealand Commerce and Industry Office (NZCIO) does not take any responsibility for the competence or probity of any firm/advocate on the list or for the consequence of any legal action initiated or advice given.

Legal Aid Foundation

The Legal Aid Foundation (external link) can provide legal advice and legal services to foreigners in Taiwan. There are 22 branches across all of Taiwan. The hotline is: (02) 412 8518 (English available).

Advice on New Zealand Law

For advice from a New Zealand lawyer on matters of New Zealand law, please contact:

Murray S. Bowler (Baker and McKenzie, Attorneys at Law)

15F, No. 168 Tun Hwa North Rd, Taipei

Tel: (02) 2712-6151 ext.7387 Fax: (02) 2716-9250 E-mail: murray.bowler@bakermckenzie.com

Areas of practice: Banking and financial law, collections, contracts, corporations, marketing agreements, foreign investment, labor relations, insurance, real estate, patent/trademark/copyright law, maritime, aviation, taxes and government relations.

Royal Reed (Meredith Connell)

Responsible lawyer: Royal Reed; Contact person: Debbie Chang

Tel: +64 9 336 7500 Debbie Chang mobile: 0981 979 492 Royal Reed mobile: +64 21 902 031 Email: royal.reed@mc.co.nz Website: https://mc.co.nz (external link)

Meredith Connell (MC) was established in 1921 as the office of the Auckland Crown Solicitor and is one of the New Zealand’s largest national law firms.  We can assist with the most complex and highest profile commercial and constitutional transactions, to the most personal employment, property or insurance matters.  In addition, we have a formidable track record prosecuting practically every serious crime before the courts for nearly 100 years.  We are a highly experienced multilingual firm assisting Asian investors and migrants manage their legal compliance, dispute resolution, and general migration and acquisitions to achieve their goals in New Zealand.

Areas of practice: dispute resolution, family laws, employment, property and commercial, wills, trust, estate, and immigration.

List of Law Firms in Taiwan

Ace Tax, Patent & Law Offices/Yale & Yale Attorneys & Counsellors at Law

7F, No. 132, Section 3, Hsin Yi Road, Taipei

Tel: (02) 2705-6999 or (02) 2351-8900 Fax:(02) 2351-2700 Email: acelaw72@gmail.com or yaleandyale@hotmail.com Website: yaleyale.com (external link)

Areas of practice: Admiralty and maritime law, advertising and marketing, agency and distributorships, agricultural law, aircraft finance and leasing, aeronautical law, aviation, alcoholic beverages, anti-dumping, countervailing, safeguard, WTO, arbitration, banking and financial law, BOT, child custody (divorce), construction, contracts, corporations, criminal, customs, education law, election law, energy, engineering, entertainment and the arts, environmental law, estates, foreign investment, freedom of speech, governmental relations, high tech, immigration, information technology, insurance, intellectual property (patent/trademark/copyright laws), international, labor relations, licensing, litigation (civil, criminal, administrative, disciplinary), MA, maritime, marketing, real estate, security, taxes, telecom, ventures, WTO and zoning.

Baker and McKenzie, Attorneys at Law

15F, Hung Tai Center, No. 168, Tun Hua North Road, Taipei

Tel: (02) 2712-6151 Fax:(02) 2712-8292 Email: taipei.info@bakernet.com Website: http://www.bakerinfo.com/ (external link)

Areas of practice: Banking and financial law, collections, contracts, corporations, marketing agreements, foreign investment, labor relations, insurance, real estate, patent/trademark/copyright law, maritime, aviation, taxes and government relations.

Chen Chang & Associates Law Offices

3F-7, Taipei Entrepreneur Building, No. 2, Fu Hsing North Road, Taipei

Tel: (02) 2741-5091 Fax: (02) 2741-5090 Email: chenclaw@ms22.hinet.net

Areas of Practice: Banking and financial law, contracts, corporations, marketing agreements, foreign investment, labour relations, insurance, patent/trademark/copyright law, maritime, aviation and criminal law.

Deep & Far, Attorneys at Law

13F, No. 27, Section 3, Chung Shan North Road, Taipei

Tel: (02) 2585-6688 Fax: (02) 2597-8989 Email: email@deepnfar.com.tw Website: http://www.deepnfar.com.tw/ (external link)

Areas of practice: Child custody, marriage/divorce, estates, contracts, corporations, marketing agreements, foreign investment, labour relations, insurance, real estate, patent/trademark/copyright law, personal injury, maritime, immigration, criminal law and government relations.

Der & Cheng, Attorneys at Law

2F, No. 9, Section 3, Jen Ai Road, Taipei

Tel: (02) 2721-6766 or (02) 2721-6767 Fax: (02) 2721-6767 Email: der.and.cheng@gmail.com

Areas of practice: Marriage/divorce, estates, contracts, corporations, marketing agreements, foreign investment, real estate, patent/trademark/copyright law, personal injury, immigration, criminal law and taxes.

Ding & Ding Law Offices

10F, No. 458, Section 4, Hsin Yi Road, Taipei

Tel: (02) 2722-2999 Fax: (02) 2722-5566 Email: ddinglaw@ms12.hinet.net

Areas of practice: Banking and financial law, litigation, contracts, internet and e-commerce, corporations, business and marketing, foreign investment, labor relations, insurance, patent/trademark/copyright law, maritime, aviation, taxes, and government relations.

First Law

3F, No. 43, Section 1, Minsheng East Road, Zhongshan District, Taipei

Tel: (02) 2521-5900 Fax: (02) 2521-5311 Email: office@firstlaw.com Website: www.firstlaw.com (external link) Contact Person: Julia S. H. Yu (also a notary public and arbitrator)

Areas of practice: Documents notarisation and legalisation, corporate documents, drafting, international trading controversy, commercial law, Taiwan investment planning, trademark application, patent application, intellectual property rights, labour issues, China affairs related issues, civil and criminal lawsuits, arbitration

Formosa Transnational, Attorneys at Law

13F, Lotus Building, No. 136, Section 3, Jen Ai Road, Taipei

Tel: (02) 2755-7366 Fax: (02) 2755-6486 Email: ftlaw@taiwanlaw.com Website: www.taiwanlaw.com (external link)

Areas of practice: civil litigation, criminal defense, administrative litigation, arbitration, governmental procurement, construction project, initial public offering and other project finance, department of corporate and finance, merger and acquisition, capital market, banking, project finance, restructuring, corporate and commercial transactions, labor and human resource, shipping and transportation, real estate, prosecution and maintenance for patent and trademark portfolios, anti-counterfeiting enforcement, patent trademark and copyright litigation, management, investment, transaction of intellectual property rights, green regulation and environmental law, entertainment, telecommunication and internet law, biotech and life science.

Formosan Brothers Attorneys-at-Law

8F, No. 376, Section 4, Jen Ai Road, Taipei

Tel: (02) 2705-8086 Fax: (02) 2701-4705 or (02) 2701-4710 Email: fblaw@mail.fblaw.com.tw Website: www.fblaw.com.tw (external link)

Areas of practice: administrative remedy, antitrust laws, banking and securities & finance, construction law, copyright and trade secret protection and dispute resolution, corporate and mergers and acquisitions, domestic and foreign investments and transactions, employment, insurance, international trade, Japan practice, litigation and arbitration, medical technology and healthcare, patent, real estate, tax planning, trademark, transportation.

Jones Day

8F, No. 2, Section 2, Tun Hua South Road, Taipei

Tel: (02) 2704-6808 or (02) 7712-3399 Fax: (02) 2704-6791 Email: jhuang@jonesday.com Website: www.jonesday.com/taipei (external link)

Areas of practice: M&A, banking and finance, global disputes, capital markets, intellectual property, labor and employment, antitrust and competition law, projects and infrastructure, real estate.

Lee & Li, Attorneys-at-Law

8F, No. 555, Section 4, Zhongxiao E. Road, Taipei

Tel: (02) 2763-8000 Fax: (02) 2766-5566 Email: attorneys@leeandli.com Website: www.leeandli.com/EN/ (external link)

Areas of practice: estates, banking and financial law, collections, contracts, corporations, marketing agreements, foreign investment, labour relations, insurance, real estate, patent/trademark/copyright law, maritime, aviation, immigration, taxes and government relations, criminal law.

Oasis Law

9F, No. 127, Section 3, Renai Road, Taipei 

Tel: (02) 2778-7859 Fax: (02) 2778-6028 Email: amily@oasislaw.comtw Website: www.oasislaw.com.tw (external link)

Areas of practice: family law, divorce, children, real estate, labour, international and domestic business transactions, intellectual property, banking, construction, and general legal matters

OmniService Law Offices 

10F-1, No. 72, Section 1, Zhongshan N. Road, Taipei

Tel: (02) 2542-9950 Fax: (02) 2542-3693 Email: wchern@omniservice.com.tw Website: www.omniservice.com.tw (external link)

Areas of practice: family law, divorce, children, real estate, labour, international and domestic business transactions, intellectual property, banking, construction, and general legal matters

Rong-Teh Tsai, Attorneys at Law

No. 93, Ta Tung Road, Taoyuan City

Tel: (03) 334-6223/ (03) 334-6231 Fax: (03) 333-4671 Email: H0367@ms17.hinet.net

Areas of practice: adoptions, marriage/divorce, labour relations, insurance, personal injury, criminal law, taxes and government relations.

Saint Island International Patent & Law Offices

7F, No. 248, Nanking East Road, Section 3, Taipei

Tel: (02) 2775-1823 Fax: (02) 2731-6377 Email: siiplo@mail.saint-island.com.tw  Website: www.saint-island.com.tw (external link)

Areas of practice: Contracts, marketing agreements, patent/trademark/copyright law aviation.

Tai E International Patent & Law Office

9F, No. 112, Section 2, Chang An East Road, Taipei

Tel: (02) 2506-1023 Fax: (02) 2501-8147 Email: ipdept@taie.com.tw Website: www.taie.com.tw (external link)

Areas of practice: contracts, patent/trademark/copyright law and criminal law (IP related)

Taipei Commercial Law Firm

10F, No. 220, Song Jiang Road, Taipei

Tel: (02) 2511-1398 Fax: (02) 25218398 or (02) 25238398 Email: dennis@wtwct.com.tw Website: www.wtwct.com.tw (external link)

Areas of practice: adoptions, child custody, marriage/divorce, estates, banking and financial law, collections, contracts, corporations, marketing agreements, foreign investment, insurance, real estate, patent/trademarke/copyright law, personal injury, labour relations, aviation, immigration, criminal law, taxes and government relations.

Taiwan Commercial Law Offices

Room 501, 5F, No. 131, Section 3, Ming Sheng East Road,  Taipei

Tel: (02) 2717-6658 Fax: (02) 2717-7429 Email: info@tclo.com.tw Website: www.tclo.com.tw (external link)

Areas of practice: banking financial law, collections, contracts, corporations, marketing agreements, foreign investment, labour relations, insurance, real estate, patent/trademark/copyright law, aviation and immigration law.

Tsar & Tsai Law Firm

11F, No. 100, Songren Road, Xinyi District, Taipei

Tel: (02) 6638-6999 or (02) 2781-4111 Fax: (02) 2721-3834 or (02) 2731-5581 Email: law@tsartsai.com.tw Website: www.tsartsai.com.tw (external link)

Areas of practice: banking and finance, construction and government procurement, corporate and mergers and acquisitions, employment and labour relations, estate planning and wills and trusts, fair trade law and consumer protection, foreign investment, insurance, intellectual property, litigation and arbitration and dispute resolution, securities and capital market, tax, telecommunications/information technology

Winkler Partners Attorneys at Law of Taiwan and Foreign Legal Affairs

12F, No. 86, Section 1, Chungqing South Road, Taipei

Tel: (02) 2311-2345 Fax: (02) 2311-2688 Email: info@winklerpartners.com Website: www.winklerpartners.com (external link)

Areas of practice: intellectual property (registration and prosecution, enforcement and transactional), employment and immigration, general corporate and investment, capital markets and project finance, merger and acquisition and competition, litigation, data protection, privacy, insurance.

Wong & Co. Law Offices

6F, No. 58, Chang An Road, Datong District, Taipei

Tel: (02) 2382-0255 Fax: (02) 2552-7900 Email: attorney@wongandcompany.com.tw

Areas of practice: Adoptions, child custody, marriage/divorce, estates, banking and financial law, collections, contracts, marketing agreements, foreign investment, labour relations, insurance, real estate, patent/trademark/copyright law, personal injury, maritime, aviation, immigration, criminal law, taxes and government relations.