Lawyer Profile

James Cheng, Partner, Tsar & Tsai Law Firm

Tel: +886-2-27814111
Email: [email protected]
Address: 8th Fl., 245 DunHua S. Rd., Sec. 1

Tsar & Tsai Law Firm

Taiwan, Capital Markets, Corporate/M&A, Dispute Resolution, Insurance & Reinsurance

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Mr. James Cheng is a partner with Tsar & Tsai Law Firm. James is both a litigator and a transaction attorney. His areas of specialty include corporate law, insurance, M&A, capital markets, cross-border transactions, BOT projects, government procurement.


On the litigation side, James has assisted numerous high tech companies on intellectual property disputes, directors of various companies on allegation of breach of trust and breach of fiduciary duty, contractors and construction consulting firms on construction defect cases and companies having disputes relating to government projects. 


James has previously successfully represented a government project bidder in an administrative litigation against a government agency relating to another bidder’s status as the best bidder for the BOT project for highway electronic toll collection system and obtained the first-ever winning judgment to revoke the other bidder’s best bidder status.


On the transaction side, James is involved in numerous high profile cross-border mergers and acquisitions by assisting the client in deal structure, contract negotiation, syndication loan documentations and post closing restructure.  James has successfully represented private equity funds in the acquisition of cable multiple system operators in Taiwan, a restaurant chain in sale of business operation in Taiwan and Beijing, a conglomerate in purchase of television channel business and a high tech company in the acquisition of a company abroad.


As an insurance law expert, James also represents multiple insurance businesses in Taiwan on insurance business regulatory compliance matters and claim disputes.




  • Taiwan




  • National Chung Hsing University law School (LL.B. 1987)




  • Taipei Bar Association
  • Taoyuan Bar Association
  • Hsin-chu Bar Association




Mandarin Chinese, English