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Vivien Chan

Vivien Chan
Office:
32/F, Harbour Centre
25 Harbour Road
City:
Wan Chai
Country:
Hong Kong
Tel:
+852 2522 9183
Fax:
+852 2845 9160

Biographies:

Who's Who Legal Labour, Employment & Benefits: Labour & Employment

Vivien Chan is the founding and managing partner of Vivien Chan & Co, a Greater China law firm with offices in Hong Kong and Beijing. Vivien was awarded the Bronze Bauhinia Star (BSS) and the Silver Bronze Bauhinia Star (SBS) by the HKSAR Government in 2008 and 2014 respectively. She is a Justice of the Peace (JP) and was named as one of China’s 100 Outstanding Women Entrepreneurs in 2010.

She started Vivien Chan & Co in 1985 and has over 30 years’ experience in M&A, technology transfers, information technology, intellectual property and related tax issues. The firm was named Intellectual Property Law Firm of the Year 2015 by Global 100.

Vivien was president of the Inter-Pacific Bar Association from 2002 to 2003. She is a notary public and a notarial attesting officer in PRC. She is the former chair of the Hong Kong Adventure Corps (HKAC) and chairman of the HKSAR Estate Agents Authority from 2008 to 2014.

Vivien has been identified by the Euromoney Legal Media Group and AsiaLaw Leading Lawyers surveys as one of the leading lawyers for China practice, intellectual property, M&A and corporate practice for successive years. She was a finalist in the TMT, and patent and trademark prosecution categories at the Asia Women in Business Law Awards. Vivien has also been named as a leading lawyer in the management labour and employment, patents, and trademarks editions of Who’s Who Legal.

Vivien received her law degree from King’s College London, and is admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales, Hong Kong, New South Wales (Australia), and Singapore.

WWL says: The “brilliant” Vivien Chan is recognised by peers and clients alike as one of the foremost experts on Hong Kong labour and employment law.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Labour, Employment & Benefits which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Patents: Lawyers

Vivien Chan is the senior partner of Vivien Chan & Co, a Greater China law firm with offices in Hong Kong and Beijing. She was named one of the China's 100 "outstanding women entrepreneurs" in 2010 and has recently recognised as WIPR Leaders 2017 of Trademark and Patent. Vivien was awarded the Bronze Bauhinia Star in 2008 and Silver Bauhinia Star in 2014 by the HKSAR government for her outstanding contributions to Hong Kong.

Vivien started her own law firm in 1985 and has over 30 years of experience in M&A, China direct investment, corporate services, employment, technology transfers and information technology, intellectual property and related tax issues. As a firm, Vivien Chan & Co has won numerous awards and accolades, and is consistently named as one of the leading intellectual property firms in Greater China and Asia.

Vivien is a Justice of the Peace and a past president of the Inter-Pacific Bar Association. She is a notary public, a notarial attesting officer in PRC, and an arbitrator at CIETAC, Shanghai International Arbitration Center and the Shenzhen Arbitration Commission. She has been consecutively recommended as an adviser in the M&A category for Hong Kong and China by Global Law Experts as well as a leading lawyer in technology media and telecommunications, information technology, patent and trademark publications by Who's Who Legal.

Vivien received her law degree from King's College London, and is admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales, Hong Kong, Australia and Singapore. Vivien is fluent in English, Mandarin, French and Cantonese.

WWL says: Vivien Chan is a high-profile name in the Hong Kong market with considerable experience advising European and US clients on patent prosecution and litigation.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Patents which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Telecommunications Media & Technology: Information Technology

Vivien Chan is the founding and managing partner of Vivien Chan & Co, a Greater China law firm with offices in Hong Kong and Beijing. Vivien was awarded the Bronze Bauhinia Star (BSS) and the Silver Bronze Bauhinia Star (SBS) by the HKSAR Government in 2008 and 2014 respectively. She is a Justice of the Peace (JP) and was named as one of China’s 100 Outstanding Women Entrepreneurs in 2010.

She started Vivien Chan & Co in 1985 and has over 30 years’ experience in M&A, technology transfers, information technology, intellectual property and related tax issues. The firm was named Intellectual Property Law Firm of the Year 2015 by Global 100.

Vivien was president of the Inter-Pacific Bar Association from 2002 to 2003. She is a notary public and a notarial attesting officer in PRC. She is the former chair of the Hong Kong Adventure Corps (HKAC) and chairman of the HKSAR Estate Agents Authority from 2008 to 2014.

Vivien has been identified by the Euromoney Legal Media Group and AsiaLaw Leading Lawyers surveys as one of the leading lawyers for China practice, intellectual property, M&A and corporate practice for successive years. She was a finalist in the TMT, and patent and trademark prosecution categories at the Asia Women in Business Law Awards. Vivien has also been named as a leading lawyer in the management labour and employment, patents, and trademarks editions of Who’s Who Legal.

Vivien received her law degree from King’s College London, and is admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales, Hong Kong, New South Wales (Australia), and Singapore.

WWL says: Vivien Chan is a standout practitioner who wins praise for her “excellent” work in the sector.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Telecommunications Media & Technology which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Trademarks: Lawyers

Vivien Chan is the founding and managing partner of Vivien Chan & Co, a Greater China law firm with offices in Hong Kong and Beijing. Vivien was awarded the Bronze Bauhinia Star (BSS) and the Silver Bronze Bauhinia Star (SBS) by the HKSAR Government in 2008 and 2014 respectively. She is a Justice of the Peace (JP) and was named as one of China’s 100 Outstanding Women Entrepreneurs in 2010.

She started Vivien Chan & Co in 1985 and has over 30 years’ experience in M&A, technology transfers, information technology, intellectual property and related tax issues. The firm was named Intellectual Property Law Firm of the Year 2015 by Global 100.

Vivien was president of the Inter-Pacific Bar Association from 2002 to 2003. She is a notary public and a notarial attesting officer in PRC. She is the former chair of the Hong Kong Adventure Corps (HKAC) and chairman of the HKSAR Estate Agents Authority from 2008 to 2014.

Vivien has been identified by the Euromoney Legal Media Group and AsiaLaw Leading Lawyers surveys as one of the leading lawyers for China practice, intellectual property, M&A and corporate practice for successive years. She was a finalist in the TMT, and patent and trademark prosecution categories at the Asia Women in Business Law Awards. Vivien has also been named as a leading lawyer in the management labour and employment, patents, and trademarks editions of Who’s Who Legal.

Vivien received her law degree from King’s College London, and is admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales, Hong Kong, New South Wales (Australia), and Singapore. 

WWL says: Vivien Chan is recommended for her exceptional understanding of all aspects of trademark portfolio management, from acquisition to protection and enforcement.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Trademarks which can be purchased from our Shop.

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