Legal Problems and Commercial Disputes

Civil Cases

If you become involved in a civil legal matter in Taiwan, AIT cannot provide legal advice or represent you but can provide a list of attorneys willing to represent Americans in Taiwan. You may also contact the Legal Aid Foundation (LAF), which provides legal advice and services to foreigners in Taiwan. LAF’s hotline number is 412-8518 (add 02 when using mobile).

To download a list of attorneys in Northern Taiwan (PDF, 378KB).
To download a list of attorneys in Southern Taiwan (PDF 362KB)

Criminal Cases

Click here for information on arrest and imprisonment in Taiwan.