Chungs Lawyers is in an official association with DeHeng Law Offices with a view to merging legal expertise of two jurisdictions and providing one stop services for the PRC and international clients. DeHeng is one of the leading Chinese law firm with over 2500 professionals and 43 offices in China, Europe, US, Middle East and North Asia. In Hong Kong, we have a team of about 30 lawyers, trainee solicitors and corporate legal managers.
Our firm was established in 1977 and is one of the largest and most well-known local firms in Hong Kong with over 40 solicitors. We offer comprehensive legal services to individuals and corporate clients alike, covering various aspects of commercial, corporate and property related activities both contentious and non-contentious, ranging from banking finance, joint venture to project finance, mergers and acquisitions to listing of red chip companies and H shares in Hong Kong.
Payne Clermont Velasco is a specialist litigation law firm established in Hong Kong. The firm focuses on civil and commercial litigation, with particular expertise in matrimonial disputes and representing victims of cyber fraud.
The firm, founded by Gregory Payne, has over 60 years of combined litigation experience, wherein each lawyer brings their own particular area of expertise to bear for their clients. They act for clients from all walks of life - including High-Net-Worth individuals - from Hong Kong, mainland China, the Philippines, Australia, the USA, Europe, and many other nations worldwide.
LC Lawyers LLP is an independent law firm, and the Hong Kong law firm member of the EY global network, in collaboration with other law firm members. We provide Hong Kong legal services to financial institutions, corporate clients and private enterprises doing business in and through Hong Kong. We advise on capital and debt markets, corporate finance, commercial transactions, regulatory compliance, dispute resolution, regulatory investigations and Chinese outbound investments.
Working closely with law firms in the EY global network, LC Lawyers LLP can bring together legal professionals from around the world and provide the clients with a wide range of legal services.
Our Practice Areas
Our lawyers provide comprehensive legal services for:
mergers and acquisitions, amalgamations, listed company takeovers, privatizations, reverse takeovers, disposals, joint ventures, partnerships, tender offers, auctions and spin-offs
corporate restructuring and taxation optimization
listings and public offerings (including IPOs, dual listing, secondary offerings), corporate finance (equity and debt), pre-IPO investments, pre-IPO strategic corporate reorganizations, post-listing compliance, corporate governance, post-IPO securities offerings and spin-off listing
debt offerings including Eurobonds, dim sum bonds, bonds of investment grades, high-yield bonds and green bonds
fund formation, private equity/venture capital investments
dispute resolution including litigation, arbitration, mediation
regulatory enforcement and investigations, pre-acquisition due diligence, post-acquisition risk assessment and integration, risk management, internal controls and governance
energy and infrastructure projects (including oil, gas, power stations, refineries, tunnels, bridges, highways) and project financing
employee share-based incentive plans
family enterprises, wealth management, family trusts
cybersecurity and data privacy
We represent multinational, PRC and Hong Kong corporations, financial institutions, listed issuers, private equity and venture capital funds, governmental authorities and official bodies, as well as private clients on mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance transactions.
We act for corporations and individuals in governance, regulatory and internal investigations, corporate compliance counselling, disputes relating to directors’ and officers’ liability, shareholders’ remedies, investments and joint ventures, insolvency, asset-tracing claims, recovery actions and insurance litigation.
ONC Lawyers is one of the largest domestic law firms with over 140 solicitors and qualified staff. Being designated as a “highly recommended” law firm and a “leading firm”, we offer a full range of legal solutions to clients of all sectors.
Vivien Chan & Co is a full-service law practice with established law offices in Hong Kong (1985), and Beijing (1993). It is consistently recognised as a premier law firm for and in Greater China. With over 30 years’ experience of doing business in China, the team have an in-depth understanding and knowledge of China’s legal culture and marketing dynamics.
Professionals The firm has five partners and a team of around 100 people, with language capabilities including Chinese, English, French and Japanese.
Practice areas As one of the leading full-service law firms in Hong Kong and China, the firm has developed wide range of clients and scope of services since its establishment. The firm has represented numerous Fortune 500 companies including Alticor, American Airlines, Ford Motor, Yves Saint Laurent, etc. and Chinese clients engaged in a broad range of commercial transactions and regulatory issues since the 1980s.
Vivien Chan & Co. is highly recognised by our peers and has advised on the most significant acquisitions, arbitrations, real estate projects and intellectual property prosecution, enforcement to date. This is particularly evident from its leading position in areas such as intellectual property, tax, employment, mergers and acquisitions and dispute resolution. The firm’s ability to collaborate across practices and borders with ease allows it to bring the right team to every transaction, regardless of location.
Awards and accolades (2020) Vivien Chan & Co. has been awarded and well-recognised as a leading Greater China law firm by various major legal evaluators and publications.
Asialaw Leading Lawyers Distinguished Practitioner in Intellectual Property - Ms Vivien Chan Notable Practitioner in Dispute Resolution - Mr Owen Tse
Asian Legal Business (ALB) IP Rankings Tier 1 Trademarks and Copyright Law Firm in Hong Kong Tier 2 Patent Law Firm in Hong Kong
China Business Law Awards Trademark and Copyright Law Firm of the Year
Chambers and Partners Leading Intellectual Property (International Firm) in China in Chambers Global and Asia-Pacific
International Who’s Who Legal Trademark and Patent Lawyers of the Year -Ms Vivien Chan Management Labour and Employment Lawyers of the Year - Ms Vivien Chan
World Intellectual Property Review (WIPR) Trademark and Patent Leaders in Hong Kong - Ms Vivien Chan Influential Women in IP - Ms Vivien Chan