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 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:
We advise on a broad range of debt financing transactions acting for both lenders and borrowers.
With a presence in Hong Kong and our close relationships with issuers, financial intermediaries and international and regional law firms, our Equity Capital Markets team has been at the forefront of capital raising in Hong Kong for many years.
We advise on both public and private M&A deals (including regulatory related matters) often cross-border Hong Kong and mainland China, in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.
We are one of the most experienced firms of regulatory legal advisers in Hong Kong.
We undertake a full range of commercial and regulatory disputes including:
We have one of the leading contentious financial services regulatory practices in Hong Kong.
We have an active Asia-focused international arbitration practice.
The firm’s restructuring and insolvency practice covers all aspects of restructuring and insolvency work.
Our global-reaching Intellectual Property (IP) practice is a market leader, comprising 20 Partners and more than 65 qualified lawyers.
We have one of the leading professional indemnity practices in Hong Kong.
Employment Law is one of our core practice areas in Hong Kong. We have a team of employment lawyers admitted in Hong Kong, Australia and the UK.