Conyers’ Hong Kong office has once again been recognised in Legal 500 Asia-Pacific 2022 with a Band 2 ranking. In addition, three of our senior lawyers continue to be ranked as Leading Individuals by Legal 500. They include
- Christopher Bickley (Partner, Corporate)
- Richard Hall (Partner, Corporate)
- David Lamb (Consultant, Corporate)
Other key lawyers featured in Legal 500 include:
- Lilian Woo (Partner, Corporate) – the most senior and experienced offshore lawyer in Hong Kong
- Norman Hau (Partner, Asia Disputes & Restructuring Group)
- Wynne Lau (Partner, Corporate)
- Michael Makridakis (Partner, Litigation & Restructuring)
- Anna Lin (Counsel, Asia Disputes & Restructuring Group)
Highlights from the Legal 500 directory include:
Our Hong Kong office and individual lawyer across practices have received excellent client testimonials :
Conyers is ‘familiar with the culture of the clients from different countries‘.
‘Their practice covers different areas and various jurisdictions that a Hong Kong client usually needs’.
‘Their staff can speak/communicate in various languages and are familiar with the culture of clients from different countries’.
Christopher Bickley heads the Hong Kong office and is recommended for corporate and corporate finance matters.
Richard Hall is another name to note for corporate work and he focuses on private equity investments and pre-IPO financings, and listings of chares of BVI, Cayman and Bermuda companies on stock exchanges internationally.
Piers Alexander is recommended for investment funds and acts for international and Asia-based fund managers on the establishment of investment fund structures.
The firm also handles litigation and restructuring work, and its offering in this area was bolstered in March 2021 by the arrival of Michael Makridakis, who joined from an in0house role at Delta Capital Partners Management.
‘Vivien Fung always provides quality work, accurate advice and a timely response.’
The Legal 500 rankings highlight the practice area teams who are providing the most cutting-edge and innovative advice to corporate counsel. Research is based on feedback from 250,000 clients worldwide, submissions from law firms and interviews with legal private practice lawyers and a team of researchers who have unrivalled experience in the legal market.