Winkler Partners




Winkler Partners is best known for its expertise in intellectual property and labour and employment. Partner Gregory Buxton heads the firm’s corporate team. His work spans across capital markets, M&Aand private equityAnother partner to note is Christine Chen, who is experienced in assisting clients with setting up Taiwan entities, compliance and applying for foreign investment approval. She has extensive experience in employment and data protection.

Labour and employment

Work highlights 

Advised a US entertainment conglomerate on the transfer of employees as part of its global takeover of a rival. 

Represented an American software company in mass redundancy case. 

Intellectual property

Work highlights 

Represented a German athletics brand in a trademark dispute against a local shoe brand. 

Represented an American content production studio in a trademark and copyright infringement case. 

Dispute resolution

Work highlights 

Represented a UK sports channel in a contract dispute. 

Represented a Singapore company in arbitration and subsequent civil proceedings over a contract order dispute with its Taiwanese counterpart. 

Corporate and M&A

Work highlights 

Assisted a Malaysian energy services and solutions provider with their investment in Taiwan. 

Assisted technology company with joint venture setup. 

Assisted a Vietnamese conglomerate with its acquisition of minority stake in a Taiwanese target company.