Hsiu-Ru Chien


Hsiu-Ru Chien has educational backgrounds in science, management and law. As an attorney-at-law and also a certified patent attorney, Hsiu-Ru started her patent-specialized career as a patent engineer in the Chemical Group of the Patent and Technology Department in Lee and Li.  She has extensive experience in patent prosecution, patent infringement litigation, patent invalidation actions and administrate remedy procedures. 

Hsiu-Ru periodically publishes patent law related articles, especially reviews on Taiwan patent litigation practices and developments in the Taiwan patent system in well-known international journals such as World Intellectual Property Report and International Law Office Newsletter. 

Hsiu-Ru passed the Chinese patent bar examination in 2013. 

    Educational Background

    National Cheng-Chi University, Department of Law (LL.M.)
    National Chiao-Tung University (Master of Management Science)
    National Taiwan University, Department of Zoology (Bachelor of Science)


    Patent procurement and strategy consultation; Patent-related administrative appeal and administrative suit; Patent infringement litigation; ,Patent and technology licensing; ,Trademark, copyright and trade secret dispute resolution;,Anti-unfair competition litigation; ,Corporate contract management and dispute resolution,


    Secretary General of the Taiwan Patent Attorneys Association (2019)
    Chair of the International Affairs Committee of the Taiwan Patent Attorneys Association (2016)
    Adjunct Assistant Professor, Shih Hsin University (2015-)
    Attorney-at-Law, Patent and Technology Department in Lee and Li


    admitted 2008, Patent Attorney; 2002, Patent Agent; 2001, Attorney at Law, R.O.C.


    Benchmark Litigation Asia-PacificTop 100 Women in Litigation 2020

    Chambers Asia-Pacific – Ranked Lawyer, 2015-2020

    2019 Leading Adviser Awards - Leading Patent and Trade Mark Attorney of the Year - Taiwan

    Asialaw Leading LawyersDistinguished Practitioner for Intellectual Property, 2020 

    Contact Information

    Taipei Office
    Telephone:+886-2-2763-8000 Ext.2806