Current position: Senior counsel
Practice area/industry focus: Capital markets, corporate M&A
Career highlights: Amy Chin is a senior counsel of LCS & Partners. Ms Chin was appointed by the ROC President to serve as the first-term commissioner of the Financial Supervisory Commission in Taiwan from 2005 to 2006. After her tenure ended, Ms Chin returned to LCS where she heads the capital markets practice of the firm. Her experiences have involved her in a broad spectrum of corporate M&A, capital markets and financial supervision in Taiwan.
Ms Chin successfully advised on the first IPO projects in Taiwan by companies from the US, China and Vietnam. She also regularly represents the most sophisticated international and Chinese buyers (including public companies and PE funds) in their M&A projects that involve Taiwan target companies. In 2016, she represented the first tender offer of a Taiwan public company by a Chinese buyer.
Ms Chin is recognised as a leading individual in the areas of corporate M&A and capital markets in Taiwan by various international publications, including: named a band 1 leading individual for capital markets by Chambers, a leading individual for corporate M&A by IFLR, and a tier 1 leading individual by the Legal 500.
Asialaw Leading Lawyer 2017 in Capital Markets and Corporate/M&A