Stephen Wu

Partner

Stephen joined Lee and Li in 2000 and became a partner in 2008.


Having completed a Fair Trade Act program conducted by the Taiwan Fair Trade Commission in 2001, Stephen specializes in competition law and has been recognized as being among the world’s leading competition lawyers since 2012 by Who's Who Legal - The International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers (The International Who's Who of Competition Lawyers & Economics). He is currently the partner leading the Competition Law Practice Group of Lee and Li and also the founding chairman and active member of the Competition Law Committee of the Taipei Bar Association. With the support of a team with extensive knowledge and experience, he has successfully handled numerous antitrust filings, cartel investigation and unfair competition cases on behalf of domestic and international clients. He keeps abreast of the latest developments in global antitrust/competition laws and regularly contributes briefings and articles to the Global Competition Review, AntitrustAsia.com and many competition law publications.


Stephen also has extensive experience in handling M&A transactions including but not limited to the acquisition of KG Telecom by Far EasTone, several of Carlyle's deals related to cable TV business, HSBC's disposal of shares in Tong Lung Metal Industry Co., Ltd., and several of Philips' deals in Taiwan. In addition, he is active in public policy reforms in various areas, such as M&A, knowledge-based economy, corporate governance, telecom and media convergence, venture capital, limited partnerships, industrial holding companies, and investors' protection.

    Educational Background

    LL.M., National Taiwan University (1998)
    LL.B., National Taiwan University (1994)

    Practices

    Competition Law,Mergers & Acquisitions,Corporate Governance,Foreign Direct Investment,Telecom & Media,Real Estate,Dispute Resolution

    Experience

    Lecturer for training courses of Taiwan Corporate Governance Association, Association for Research & Development of Corporate Organization and ITRI College (since 2006)
    Teaching assistance, Taiwan University (1995-1997)

    Qualifications

    admitted 1994, R.O.C.



    Language

    Chinese, English, Taiwanese


    Contact Information

    Taipei Office
    Telephone:+886-2-2715-3300 Ext.2388
    Fax:+886-2-2713-3966
    E-Mail:stephenwu@leeandli.com