Catherine Wong is a Legal Manager in the Hong Kong Office of Conyers. She joined Conyers in April 2022. Her practice focuses on handling high-value complex shareholders’ disputes, derivative actions, winding up proceedings, insolvency and restructuring matters, private wealth and trust disputes, contractual disputes, and cross-border fraud and asset tracing matters. She also has experience in acting in international construction arbitrations and Competition Commission enforcement actions, and advising on compliance matters, including anti-corruption and bribery, anti-money laundering, cybersecurity and data protection, electronic data preservation and retention, whistleblower compliance and employment law matters.
Catherine advises clients across a wide range of industries including automotive, construction and property development, financial services, food and beverages, retail and consumer products, and technology and telecommunications.
Regularly publishing articles in international law journals, Catherine also frequently delivers presentations on various topics. Additionally, she regularly advises on pro bono matters, and has obtained the Individual Gold Award issued by the Law Society of Hong Kong under its Pro Bono and Community Work Recognition Programme in 2020 and 2021, the Special Award issued by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region under the Recognition Scheme for Provision of Pro Bono Legal Services, 2018-2020, and the Grand Leadership Award jointly issued by the Law Society of Hong Kong, the Hong Kong Council of Volunteering and Agency for Volunteer under the Professional Volunteer Service Accreditation Recognition Programme, 2019-2020.
Catherine has been admitted as member of various professional alternative dispute resolution organisations, including the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, the Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators, the Hong Kong Mediation and Arbitration Centre and the Hong Kong Mediation Centre.
Catherine currently serves as a committee member in Law Society of Hong Kong’s Pro Bono Committee, Pro Bono and Community Work Recognition Committee and the Law Week Organising Committee, and have previously served as committee member in Law Society of Hong Kong’s Young Solicitors’ Group.
Advisory / compliance
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