ABOUT US

WAN YEUNG HAU & CO. Solicitors

Established in 2010, Wan Yeung Hau & Co. represents both corporate entities and private individuals in Hong Kong and across China. We have confidence to be an asset to our clients through our reliable, accessible, and professional legal services.

Complementing our quality legal expertise, we strive to provide our clients with the best possible service in a manner of care, consideration and comprehension, ensuring our clients are informed and updated throughout their dealings with us regardless of the complexity of their cases. We set up a Chinese Mainland branch office in Guangdong Zhuhai City, China in 2019 to advise clients the Hong Kong law.

We provide clients focused advice in our core areas of legal expertise: Criminal Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Commercial Property, Corporate and Commercial, Initial Public Offering, Private Equity, Property Litigation, Landlord and Tenant Disputes and Residential Conveyancing.While we continue to grow and evolve, our commitment to going above and beyond clients’ expectation remains the same.

OUR PEOPLE

Martin Yeung PARTNER
2004 Solicitor, Hong Kong
1998 Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (University of Hong Kong)
2001 Bachelor of Laws (University of London)
OVERVIEW

Martin Yeung, who is a founder and a partner of our firm, has a broad criminal practice with an emphasis on general crime cases (including, drug trafficking) and white-collar crime cases (including, without limitation, fraud, money-laundering, bribery and corruption, ancillary matters such as restraint and confiscation orders).  He also acts for and advises clients in investigations brought by the Securities and Futures Commission, the Hong Kong Independent Commission Against Corruption, the Commercial Crime Bureau of the Police, Hong Kong Customs Excise Department and other licensing and regulatory bodies in Hong Kong.

Apart from criminal practice, Martin has an expanding civil litigation practice covering disputes in areas such as commercial/corporate disputes, contractual disputes, land resumption and property disputes, personal injuries and defamation.  He also advises clients upon a variety of commercial transactions in local and cross-border levels.

Further, Martin represents clients in judicial reviews and coroners and inquests cases. 

Languages

English, Cantonese & Mandarin

Social Services

Honorary Consultant of Hong Kong Translation Society

Fellow of Hong Kong Institute of Directors

Member of Hong Kong Professional and Senior Executives Association

Principal Areas of Practice

Criminal

Corporate & Commercial

Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Family Law

Personal Injury Litigation

Kym Hau CONSULTANT
2006 Solicitor, Hong Kong
2003 Bachelor of Laws (City University of Hong Kong)
OVERVIEW

Kym was admitted as a solicitor in 2006. She focuses on succession planning for PRC clients and their families and arrange on of trust, estate and family business planning.  She advises on all areas of family law including divorce, child care, custody and financial related matters.  She also has intensive and in-depth experience in mergers and acquisitions, commercial litigation, land disputes cases as well as probate practice and wills.

Languages

English, Cantonese & Mandarin

Principal Areas of Practice

Corporate & Commercial

Intellectual Property

Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Family Law

Wills & Probate 

Elsie Lo PARTNER
2013 Solicitor, Hong Kong
2003 Bachelor of Social Work (Hon) (City University of Hong Kong)
2004 Master of Social Work (Houston University)
2009 Juris Doctor (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
OVERVIEW

Elsie is a solicitor qualified in Hong Kong and has a wide ranging practice predominately in civil and company/commercial matters, including (amongst others) contractual disputes, corporate and shareholders’ disputes, corporate insolvency matters, directors’ disputes, employment matters, intellectual properties (contentious & non-contentious), mental health proceedings, and trust and probate (contentious & non-contentious).  She also has considerable experience negotiating and advising on a wide range of commercial agreements and transactions at both local and cross-border levels.

Languages

English, Cantonese & Mandarin

Membership

Associate Member of Hong Kong Mediation Centre

Principal Areas of Practice

Corporate & Commercial

Insolvency 

Intellectual Property Protection

Litigation & Dispute Resolution 

Trust & Probate

 

 

Hugo Leung CONSULTANT
2015 Solicitor, Hong Kong
2000 Bachelor of Science (Hon) (The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)
2009 Master of Business Administration (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
2012 Juris Doctor (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
OVERVIEW

Hugo holds a managerial position in a multinational enterprise before Hugo takes up the career as a solicitor. Hugo has experience in civil litigation of a wide spectrum, including land disputes, tenancy disputes, shareholders' disputes, commercial disputes, recovery of debts, matrimonial proceedings, personal injuries, etc. Hugo is also experienced in criminal proceedings. Hugo has handled defence cases involving various kind of crimes including theft, fraud, assault occasioning actual bodily harm, access to computer with criminal or dishonest intent, dangerous driving, trafficking in dangerous drugs and offence in respect of trade marks. 

Languages

English, Cantonese & Mandarin

Membership

HKMAAL Accredited General Mediator

Principal Areas of Practice

Criminal

Corporate & Commercial

Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Gawan Lo CONSULTANT
2013 Solicitor, Hong Kong
2007 Bachelor of Arts (Hon) (University of Hong Kong)
2010 Juris Doctor (City University of Hong Kong)
OVERVIEW

Gawan is a practising solicitor qualified in Hong Kong. He specifically handles various civil legal practices and litigations such as child custody disputes, divorce, probate and trust disputes, default judgment, defamation, contractual disputes and nuisance. For criminal litigations, he focuses on assault, battery, indecent assault, false imprisonment, illegal immigration and drug trafficking. Moreover, he also deals with litigation, application and registration of intellectual properties, application of Part II of Mental Health Ordinance (Cap. 136) and application of order of possession at the Lands Tribunal.

For other legal areas, Gawan also experiences in drafting and commenting on various commercial and employment contracts, general and enduring powers of attorney, will, trust and family deeds and pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements…etc.

Language

English, Cantonese & Mandarin

Social Services

Adjudicator of Obscene Articles Tribunal of Hong Kong

Member of Appeal Panel (Housing)

Kammy Tsang SOLICITOR
2014 Solicitor, Hong Kong
2008 Bachelor of Arts (Simon Fraser University)
2012 Juris Doctor (City University of Hong Kong)
OVERVIEW

Kammy is a solicitor qualified in Hong Kong. She has exposed to a wide spectrum of cases involving diverse areas of law and disputes, including shareholders’ disputes, commercial disputes and contractual disputes. Her areas of practice include civil and commercial litigations, such as corporate finance and initial public offerings. She also has experiences in winding up petitions, probate practice (contentious & non-contentious) and wills. 

Languages

English, Cantonese & Mandarin

Membership

Associate Member of Hong Kong Mediation Centre

Principal Areas of Practice

Corporate & Commercial

Insolvency 

Litigation & Dispute Resolution 

Trust & Probate

 

Michael Burley Compliance Manager
OVERVIEW

Michael Burley, our compliance manager, a competent highly experienced retired senior law enforcement officer having 37 years of experience in both the United Kingdom and Hong Kong. Michael is skilled in all aspects of criminal investigation, specialized in the unique areas of corruption in both the public and private sectors. In the public sector he has investigated and prosecuted cases involving various disciplined services and across the whole range of government departments. In the private sector he has investigated corruption within the banking and finance institutions as well as the hospitality and travel industries. Being a reasoned investigator in commercial crimes for nearly 40years, he would definitely be an invaluable asset to our team.

Languages

English

 

Principal Areas of Practice

Criminal

Corruption

 

 

BUSINESS PARTNER

Despite the fact that we are a boutique Hong Kong law firm, one of our crucial objectives is to expand our networking and business to worldwide. If any of local or worldwide registered office is eager to work with us, for instance: co-business, alliance or to use our law firm as its registered Hong Kong office...etc, please kindly contact Ms. Wong of our Administrative Department by one of the following ways.

  (852) 3616 6168
  Messrs. Wan Yeung Hau & Co.
  Postal Address:
Unit 2210, China Insurance Group Building, 141 Des Voeux Road Central, Hong Kong
  Attn.: Mr. Alex Tsang

Moreover, if anyone is interested to join our law firm, please do not hesitate to contact Ms. Wong of our Administrative Department with enclosure of your curriculum vitae by one of the ways above for her perusal and reference.

Contact

Hong Kong Island

Unit 2210, China Insurance Group Building, 141 Des Voeux Road, Central, Hong Kong

Kowloon

Flat B, 13/F, Full Win Commercial Centre, 573 Nathan Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong

China Representative Office

Hong Kong Wan Yeung Hau & Co. Zhu Hai Representative Office (HK)
Room 1808 Hengqin Headquarters Building,
Hong Kong and Macau Avenue No. 88, Hengqin New Area,
Zhuhai, Guangdong, China.

Tel:

(852) 3616 6168

Fax:

(852) 3616 6169

Email:

office@smartlegal.com.hk