Candy KY Chen

Partner at Tsai Lee & Chen Patent Attorneys & Attorneys at Law

Candy KY Chen is a partner and head of the international patent department at Tsai Lee & Chen Patent Attorneys & Attorneys at Law.

She is a professional engineer, a registered Taiwan patent attorney and a registered US patent agent.

Ms Chen specialises in technology-related intellectual property – in particular, patent prosecution and invalidation for mechanical, automation and software-related inventions, as well as industrial designs. She is also proficient in administrative litigation proceedings. She has assisted many Fortune 500 corporations in filing and managing their patent portfolios. She also provides legal consultation on patent validity.

Ms Chen received her bachelor’s in mechanical engineering and her master’s in manufacturing engineering from the University of California, Los Angeles. She also received an LLM in Taiwan.

Since 2011 Ms Chen has been a member of the Patent Examination Quality Advisory Committee convened by the Taiwan Intellectual Property Office. She is also a member of the Board of Council of the Asian Patent Attorneys Association Taiwan Group, a member of the Board of Supervisors of the Taiwan Patent Attorneys Association and an independent member of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property.

Professional associations

  • APAA

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Tsai Lee & Chen Patent Attorneys & Attorneys at Law
11th Floor
148 Songjiang Road
Taipei 104

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