Hong Kong office

Our Hong Kong firm, MinterEllison LLP, is the hub of our operations in China. We advise clients with interests in Hong Kong, mainland China and the wider Asia region.

Our team of more than 45 lawyers in Hong Kong are qualified in the laws of Hong Kong, Australia, and England and Wales. We work closely with our colleagues in our other offices, offering a comprehensive range of legal services to domestic and international businesses operating in China and the wider Asia region.

We pride ourselves on our combination of a deep understanding of local business culture, language skills, and our proven track record of success.

Our core strengths 

Corporate practice

Our corporate and capital markets team is well respected for its ability to provide commercially and legally dependable strategic advice for private and public companies and apply technical skills to the ‘real world’ of business.

We undertake a full range of corporate and commercial transactions advising on:

  • Hong Kong Listing Rules
  • Capital raising
  • Commercial transactions
  • Compliance
  • Corporate governance
  • IPOs
  • Joint venture arrangements
  • Debt financing
  • Legal due diligence
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Private placements
  • Regulatory
  • Rights issues
  • Takeover bids

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Dispute resolution

We undertake a full range of commercial and regulatory disputes including:

  •  ADR and Mediation
  • Commodities disputes
  • Construction disputes
  • Contractual claims
  • Defamation claims
  • Employment claims
  • Financial service disputes
  • Fraud investigations (including asset tracing and recovery)
  • International Arbitration 
  • Insolvency and restructuring
  • Investment and fund disputes
  • Insurance claims
  • Intellectual property disputes
  • Privacy disputes
  • Probate litigation
  • Professional negligence claims
  • Securities regulatory disputes (including investigations and enforcement proceedings)
  • Shareholder, joint venture and boardroom disputes
  • Tax disputes and investigations
  • Telecommunications disputes and regulatory investigations
  • White collar defence

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Infrastructure and Construction

Practising here since 1987, we have one of the largest infrastructure and construction teams in Hong Kong. We provide advice throughout the life of a project, including:
  • Project feasibility and procurement options
  • Identification and suitable allocation of risk
  • Tender procedures and negotiations
  • Joint ventures
  • Contract drafting and review
  • Contract administration
  • Dispute avoidance, management and resolution (including expert determination, adjudication, mediation, arbitration and litigation)

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MinterEllison Hong Kong, Level 32 Wu Chung House, 213 Queen's Road East, Hong Kong SAR
T +852 2841 6888, F +852 2810 0235

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