Recent significant cases

  • Advice on numerous cases of acquisition of shares in listed companies (including advice on the Codes on Takeovers
    and Mergers and Share Buy-backs) and various other ECM operations
  • Pre-IPO advice (clients including chemical manufacturer, furniture manufacturer, energy supplier, health care business, etc.)
  • Advice on various equity financing (e.g. share placements) and loan financing (e.g. loans with share pledges) deals
  • Introductions of business partners (e.g. investors) to clients to fulfil strategic business objectives
  • Advice on SFC regulatory matters to PRC state-owned securities firms
  • Achieving success in complex litigation on conflict of laws issues in the Court of First Instance, Court of Appeal, and the
    Court of Final Appeal, see: HCA 1208/2010, CACV 163/2014, and FAMV 5/2016.
    代表客户就涉及中港两地法律的国际私法诉讼在香港高等法院原讼庭、上诉庭、和终审法院取得正面成果,见: HCA 1208/2010
    CACV 163/2014、和 FAMV 5/2016
  • Representing major international construction company in arbitration in Hong Kong
  • Our partner, Mr. Vincent Chin, was appointed as one of three panel members to the Securities and Futures Tribunal to hear
    an application for review for the largest fine ever imposed by the SFC up to date.  See: SFAT 3/2015
    复核申请,见: SFAT 3/2015

 Our service areas

 Our core legal expertise in the following areas:-

  • Equity capital markets
  • Regulation of the financial services industry
  • Litigation and alternative dispute resolution
  • Construction law
  • Corporate commercial law

 Our major corporate clients include:-

  • Listed companies and prospective listed companies
  • PRC state-owned enterprises and private enterprises
  • Licensed corporations in the financial services industry
  • Funds and investment companies
  • Construction companies
  • Professional services firms (e.g. CPA, engineers, doctors, dentists, etc.)
 We often serve individual professional clients licensed with financial or other regulatory agencies in regulatory and other
 professional matters.

 We also serve individual clients in matters relating to immigration, investment, estate and tax planning, trust, conveyancing
 and property law, family law, and personal litigation.

 Our culture

 We provide a fully bilingual legal service in English and Chinese in Hong Kong law.

 We always work closely with our clients and provide value-added solutions in a communicative, responsive, friendly, and
 matter-of-fact manner.

 Our highly qualified lawyers are committed to personal excellence.  They have deep and extensive experience in their
 specialisations.  In addition to client work, they undertake numerous public and academic appointments, further testifying
 to public recognition of their specialised expertise.

 High-end service at a reasonable cost

 We are able to keep our costs down by owning our own premises and maintaining cost-effective staffing practices.  We try
 to avoid unnecessary costs, for instance by de-emphasising the traditional "pomp and circumstance" of lawyering.  Our
 efforts are able to achieve significant cost savings that are fully reflected in our client bills.