STB, Bakers star as KKR-led consortium acquires Taiwan’s LCY for $1.56 bln

BY Aparna Sai |

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett and Lee & Li have advised a consortium led by KKR & Co on its $1.56 billion acquisition of Taipei-listed LCY Chemical Corp, which was represented by Baker McKenzie.

Linklaters, CC advise on financing of landmark Taiwanese offshore wind project

BY Aparna Sai |

Clifford Chance and local firm Lee and Li have advised the sponsors on the NT$18.7 billion ($627 million) project financing of Formosa 1, Taiwan's first commercial-scale offshore wind farm, with…

Pillsbury hires IP lit duo from V&E as it eyes Taiwan presence

BY Aparna Sai |

Pillsbury has appointed intellectual property litigators Chris Kao and David Tsai as partners in its San Francisco office from Vinson…

Taipei: K&L Gates snaps up KPMG Law Firm’s compliance co-leader

BY John Kang |

K&L Gates has hired Owen Chio as a partner in the firm’s energy, infrastructure and resources practice in Taipei from KPMG Law Firm, where he was global co-leader of its compliance practice.

Duane Morris opens in Taiwan

BY Chris Thomson |

Duane Morris has established an office in Taipei, Taiwan, through its Singapore joint law venture Duane Morris & Selvam (DMS), after securing approval from the Ministry of Justice.

K&L Gates adds corp partner in Taipei from Bakers

BY Ashima Ohri |

K&L Gates has added Stephen Tan as a corporate and transactional partner in Taipei from Baker & McKenzie.