Taipei 106, Taiwan, ROC
Tel: (+886 2) 2781 4111 or (+886 2) 6638 6999
Fax: (+886 2) 2721 3834 or (+886 2) 2731 5581
Current position: Senior partner
Principal practice areas/industry focus: Dispute resolution
Career highlights: Edgar Chen served as prosecutor and judge at Taipei District Court before he joined Tsar & Tsai Law Firm in 1997. He is now a senior partner at the firm.
Edgar’s familiarity with court proceedings and prosecution strategies has earned him the trust and reliance of his clients. He represents numerous international corporate clients on various contract disputes, real estate development, criminal defence for directors and officers of publicly traded companies against criminal allegations, and employment disputes. He is also a licensed patent attorney, and represents clients in patent and licensing related matters.
Edgar has been an associate professor of Fu-Jen Catholic University since 1995, lecturing on the civil code, fair trade law and securities regulations. He served as the president of the Taipei Bar Association from 2012 to 2014. He is now the vice president of the Taiwan Bar Association.
He attended the National Taiwan University Law School (PhD 1994); University of Michigan Law School (LLM 1993); National Taiwan University Law School (LLM 1983); and, Fu-Jen Catholic University Law School (LLB 1980).
He speaks Mandarin Chinese and English.
Asialaw Leading Lawyer 2016 in Dispute Resolution & Litigation