ABOUT US

WAN YEUNG HAU & CO. Solicitors

Wan Yeung Hau & Co. is a professional, dynamic and rapid expanding legal practice based in Hong Kong. We are conveniently located in the central business district of Hong Kong with a network of associates in major cities throughout Mainland China and the world.

We offer a wide spectrum of professional legal services in the areas of: Listing, IPO and Compliance, Commercial & Corporate law, civil and criminal litigation, conveyancing, employment law, family & matrimonial practice, civil celebrant services, immigration law, insolvency & restructuring, media law, insurance & personal injuries, intellectual properties, dispute resolutions, trust, wills & probate, construction law & land disputes. Our broad range of clients includes public authorities, listed companies, commercial corporations and educational institutes.

This rapid growth could not have been achieved without the unstinting support of clients whose loyalty to the firm, through thick and thin, is unmatched anywhere and in any profession. 

Our mission is to create a positive and lasting impact through the provision of our practical, personal and efficient services to our client in Hong Kong, Mainland China, and internationally.

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 PARTNER
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 CONSULTANT
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

 

 

Gawan Lo SOLICITOR
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)

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:
Flat B, 13/F., Full Win Commercial Centre, 573 Nathan Road,
Kowloon, Hong Kong
  (Attn.: Ms. Wong of Administrative Department)

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 2501, 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

Flat D, 7/F, Full Win Commercial Centre, 573 Nathan Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Tel:

(852) 3616 6168

Fax:

(852) 3616 6169

Email:

office@smartlegal.com.hk