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Frances Shih's practice focuses on M&A and general corporate matters. She also has experience working in the United States, which she gained while interning in the Firm's Silicon Valley Office assisting in contract review and other corporate transactions.

Frances is a member of the Taipei Bar Association.


  • Taiwan Cement Corporation acquires and takes private Taiwan Prosperity Chemical Corp.Jones Day advised Taiwan Cement Corporation in its NT$13.7 billion public tender offer for up to 57.49% of the outstanding shares in Taiwan Prosperity Chemical Corp., a phenol related products manufacturer.
  • Qisda completes public tender offer for 19% stake in Alpha NetworksJones Day advised Qisda Corporation (TSE: 2352) in its public tender offer (unsolicited) to purchase up to 103,071,688 common shares (or approximately 19% stake) of Alpha Networks Inc. (TSE: 3380) at NT$30 per share.
  • JERA acquires minority stake in Formosa 2 offshore wind power projectJones Day advised JERA in the acquisition of a minority stake in the Formosa 2 offshore wind power project, located near Miaoli County off the west coast of Taiwan.
  • Yulon Motor enters into $510 million strategic alliance and joint venture with Hon Hai Precision IndustryJones Day is advising Yulon Motor Co., Ltd., a leading Taiwan-based automobile manufacturer, in forming a joint venture with Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd. in the electric automobiles business for over $510 million.
  • Qisda acquires 20% stake in TopviewJones Day advised Qisda Corporation in its NT$172.5 million acquisition of a 20% stake in Topview Optronics Corp, an ODM/OEM service provider of electronic products for consumer, commercial, medical, and industrial applications.