Hugill & Ip

Hong Kong

Analysis

Overview

Founded in 2018 by former Oldham Li & Nie partners Adam Hugill and Alfred Ip, Hugill & Ip is best known for its expertise in labour and employment and private client services. The firm moved up to the ‘Highly recommended’ tier in the employment table this year. Jonathan Gray joined the firm as partner from Fitzgerald Lawyers in September 2019. The firm also hired Jade Tang as partner from Oldham Li & Nie in June 2020.

Client feedback

“Excellent communication with clients. All issues, decisions, and implications are explained incredibly clearly, in a way that a non-legal person can understand and make decisions on. Extremely friendly, professional and responsive lawyers.” – Dispute resolution

“Reactive and reliable. The firm is also very friendly.” – Labour and employment

Jonathan Gray

“Excellent lawyer. Great at communication and explaining legal matters to a non-legal person, so that we are able to make a very well-informed decision.”

Labour and employment
Work highlights

Advised global-listed land and construction company Hargreaves Services on employment matters in relation to policies, workplace injuries, disciplinary actions, discrimination and terminations.

Dispute resolution
Work highlights

Acted for High Fashion New Media on a commercial litigation against an individual.

Key clients

Adon Construction, Blue Elephant International, Toprank Corporation

Corporate and M&A
Work highlights

Acted for Onward Helmet Company on its acquisition of a PRC helmet manufacturing factory.