Mr. Paul Chen



Mayler Brown LLP

Paul Chen works with companies and investors on implementing  technology and innovation. Paul is a corporate lawyer based in Silicon Valley/San Francisco and is a partner at Mayer Brown, an international law firm. Paul was also a management consultant at McKinsey and Head of M&A and Strategy at NamTai, a US publicly listed technology company with operations in Hong Kong and other parts of Asia.


Paul brings his legal and business experience to advise on M&A, alliances, capital raising, corporate governance and other business matters  impacting companies that are developing or incorporating technology and innovation in their businesses. Most recently, he has worked with clients to develop, acquire and invest in potential technology solutions in the financial services, insurance and health care industries, including blockchain, big data/machine learning, parametric insurance and cybersecurity. 


While based in Silicon Valley/San Francisco, Paul also travels to  Asia frequently for business and lived in Hong Kong for several years. He has advised on numerous cross-border transactions involving Asia parties including acquisitions by Asia investors in the US, Europe, Middle East and Latin America and international joint ventures across the globe.


Paul received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts and his law degree from New York University School  of Law in New York, New York