Current position: Managing partner
Practice area/industry focus: Intellectual property laws, biotechnology; microbiology; immunology; industrial sanitation; pharmaceutics and agricultural chemistry
Career highlights: Fred has been practising for over 20 years, and holds BSc, MSc and LLB degrees.
Accolades include: Asialaw Leading Lawyer (2007 to 2016); Asia IP Experts (2013 to 2016); Asia IP's 50 Patent Lawyers You Should Know (2014); China Law & Practice Annual Review's Leading Practitioner in Taiwan (2014); IAM Patent 1000 World's Leading Patent Practitioners (2013 to 2017); the Guide to the World's leading Patent Law Practitioners (2007 to 2017); Managing Intellectual Property's IP Stars Handbooks (Patent, and Trademark & Copyright) (2014 to 2017); Who's Who Legal: Patents (2014 to 2017); WIPR Leader 2017; and, WTR 1000 – The World's Leading Trademark Professionals (2015 to 2017).
A founder of the Taiwan Patent Attorneys Association in 2009, he acted as both a councillor and the chair of the International Affairs Committee. He is a representative of the AIPLA, AIPPI, Chinese Arbitration Association, ECTA, FICPI, IBA, INTA, IPO, LES, MARQUES and PTMG. He is an APAA councillor and a Taiwan Group councillor.
Fred has jointly authored five academic textbooks on medical microbiology and immunology, two of which are on the official syllabus for nationwide professional examinations.
Asialaw Market-Leading Lawyer 2017 in Intellectual Property