Wei-Sung Hsiao

Partner

Wei-sung Hsiao is one of the few dual-certified attorneys and civil engineers in Taiwan, holding a Masters in Civil Engineering from National Taiwan University and a Mater of Laws from Soochow University.


Boasting 18 years in construction and government procurement law practice, Wei-sung is highly sought after by multinational and domestic construction companies for various infrastructure construction disputes in Taiwan. The infrastructure projects include nuclear power plants, refinery plants, harbors, highways, tunnels, city subway systems, airport transit systems, and B.O.O incinerators.


Wei-sung also heads Lee and Li's EHS team, which offers premier legal and environmental engineering services and enjoys unparalleled reputation in the industry. The team marshals attorneys and environmental engineers from both Taiwan and China. Together with the team, Wei-sung helps clients with environmental impact assessment and pollution prevention issues, conducts EHS compliance check both in Taiwan and China, performs EHS due diligence in corporate mergers, and represents clients in high-stake environmental cases. His expertise and experience has won him praise and trust from clients.

    Educational Background

    Soochow University School of Law (LL.M., 2001)
    National Taiwan University (M.S. in Civil Engineering, 1996)
    National Taiwan University (B.S. in Civil Engineering, 1994)

    Practices

    Environmental Law,EHS Legal Compliance,EHS Due Diligence,Environmental Dispute Resolution,Construction Dispute Resolution,Government Procurement and Private Investment in Public Infrastructure ,Arbitration

    Experience

    Attorney, Admitted 2001, R.O.C.
    Certified Civil Engineer, admitted 1995, R.O.C.
    Arbitrator of the Arbitration Association of R.O.C. (2007)
    Adjunct Assistant Professor of Practice, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology
    Adjunct Assistant Professor of Practice, Soochow University
    Part-time commissioner of the Administrative Appeals Commission, Taipei City Government (2003-2006)
    Managing Director of the Taiwan Construction Law Association

    Qualifications

    admitted 2001, R.O.C.
    Certified Civil Engineer, admitted 1996, R.O.C.





    Contact Information

    Taipei Office
    Telephone:+886-2-2763-8000 Ext.2192
    Fax:+886-2-2767-5588
    E-Mail:wshsiao@leeandli.com