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Po-Chien Chen


(T) +886.2.7712.3232
(F) +886.2.2704.6791


  • Leiden University, The Netherlands (LL.M. 2007); RSM Erasmus University, The Netherlands (M.B.A. 2007); University of Pennsylvania, U.S. (Studied business issues, 2005); Soochow University, Taipei (LL.B. 1996)

Bar Admissions

  • Taiwan and registered as a patent attorney before the Taiwan Intellectual Property Office (TIPO)

Government Service

  • Agent, Ministry of Justice Investigation Bureau (MJIB) (2001-2002)

Po-Chien Chen's practice focuses on dispute resolution related to intellectual property rights, administrative law disputes, and disputes against government authorities. He has successfully represented several major IC design houses in intellectual property litigation. Recently, Po-Chien successfully blocked a Taiwanese government probe of two major automobile manufacturers, and he currently represents a leading financial institution, a BOT (build-operate-transfer) project contractor, and others against the government in contractual disputes.

Prior to joining Jones Day, Po-Chien worked at several law firms and a subsidiary of Air China, where he negotiated contracts and analyzed legal and business issues for companies, as well as helping clients find feasible solutions to business conflicts. He also served with Taiwan's Bureau of Investigation and has experience in criminal investigations and national security. With master degrees in law and in business, Po-Chien is able to handle client matters with precision from both legal and business perspectives.

Po-Chien is a member of the IP Law and Business Law Committee of the Taipei Bar Association and is also the legal counsel for the Harley Davidson owners group in Taiwan.

Honors & Distinctions

  • Chambers Asia-Pacific — recognized practitioner in dispute resolution (2018-2019)

    The Legal 500 Asia Pacific — leading lawyer in intellectual property (2018-2019) and dispute resolution (2016-2018)


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