Dr Chen is qualified in Taiwan, Mainland China and New York State. She is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and listed on the panels of arbitrators of ICDR, CIETAC, SIAC, KLRCA, KCAB, ACICA, SHIAC, SCIA, BAC, CAA, LCIA-MIAC Arbitration Centre etc. She is an accredited adjudicator with KLRCA and listed as one of the recommended experts of the Construction Dispute Board (DB) of Beijing Arbitration Commission. Helena is a member of the SIAC Users Council, the vice-chairperson of the Mediation Center of CAA, associate mediator for the Singapore Mediation Centre and listed on the panel of mediators of CCPIT/CCOIC Mediation Center. She has experiences in acting as a sole arbitrator, chair arbitrator and party-appointed arbitrator in domestic and international arbitrations.
Helena has vast experiences in arbitration, infrastructure projects and cross-strait investment. Helena has been named in the Who's Who Legal of Leading Construction Lawyers for many years from 2011. She is one of the founding supervisors of Taiwan Construction Law Society and served as a director thereof. She writes and lectures widely on PPP, construction law, arbitration and mediation topics.
Helena led the Pinsent Masons team to prepare PPP Contract Guidelines on the request of the PPP Center of the Ministry of Finance of the PRC (PPP Center). She also prepared PPP case study reports and PPP sample contracts for the PPP Center in the capacity as an international consultant retained by the Asian Development Bank. She is listed as one of the 32 PPP Experts in the legal sector in the database maintained by the PPP Center.