Shishu Chen focuses her practice on contentious intellectual property matters. Her experience includes advising clients on enforcing and defending rights in patents, trade marks, designs, copyright and confidential information, and this has included coordinating investigations on counterfeiting activities, assisting in pre-action counseling and negotiations, acting for clients in both civil infringement litigation and criminal prosecution, representing clients in applications for site-blocking orders, and initiating and defending trade mark opposition proceedings.

Ms. Chen also advises clients on IP-related issues arising from commercial transactions, and assists clients with the drafting of agreements for licensing, contract manufacturing, franchising, joint development, and supply of goods and services. She has experience in conducting full suite IP audits to support IP valuations, and regularly assists with IP due diligence exercises.

Ms. Chen acts for clients across a range of sectors and industries, including pharmaceutical, media, technology, food, and retail. She is qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales, and as an advocate and solicitor of Singapore. She is fluent in Mandarin.


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Strict sufficiency
Intellectual Property Magazine
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Arnold & Porter Webinar


  • Master of Laws, London School of Economics and Political Science
  • Bachelor of Laws, National University of Singapore
  • BSc, Life Sciences, National University of Singapore
  • Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales
  • Solicitor and Advocate of the Supreme Court of Singapore
  • Chinese (Mandarin)

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