HM Chan & Co in association with Taylor Wessing recognised as a recommended law firm for Private Equity and a notable law firm for Corporate and M&A by Asialaw Profiles 2018

HM Chan & Co in association with Taylor Wessing has been recognised as a recommended law firm for Private Equity and a notable law firm for Corporate and M&A by Asialaw Profiles 2018.

Asialaw Profiles 2018 highlighted how the team at HM Chan & Co in association with Taylor Wessing provides excellent service and value-adds to clients.

Asialaw Profiles provides law firm recommendations and editorial analysis of 18 practice areas in 24 jurisdictions. To view or download the report, please click here.

HM Chan & Co in association with Taylor Wessing advises on the IPO submission of Grace Wine Holdings Limited

HM Chan & Co in association with Taylor Wessing has advised as Hong Kong legal counsel on the listing submission of Grace Wine Holdings Limited on the GEM Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Grace Wine is an award-winning, established wine maker based in Shanxi Province, China.

 The team was led by partners Mark Chan and Jennifer Ng, senior associate Avis Lau and associate Regina Chong.

HM Chan & Co in association with Taylor Wessing advises on the IPO submission of JLogo Holdings Limited

HM Chan & Co in association with Taylor Wessing has advised as Hong Kong legal counsel on the listing submission of JLogo Holdings Limited on the GEM Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. JLogo is a food and beverage group that owns and operates award-winning restaurants in Singapore under different brands and own one of the largest artisanal bakery chains in Malaysia.

The team was led by partners Mark Chan and Jennifer Ng and senior associate Avis Lau.

HM Chan & Co in association with Taylor Wessing is delighted to be shortlisted for four awards in the Macallan ALB Hong Kong Law Awards 2017

HM Chan & Co in association with Taylor Wessing is delighted to be shortlisted for four awards in the Macallan ALB Hong Kong Law Awards 2017.

The four awards categories are:

  • Rising Law Firm the Year
  • Transactional Boutique Law Firm the Year
  • Art Futures Award Managing Partner of the Year – Mark Chan
  • Young Lawyer of the Year – Jennifer Ng

The Macallan ALB Hong Kong Law Awards 2017 is in its 16th year and pays tribute to the outstanding performance of private practitioners and in-house legal teams from Hong Kong and the region.

Though the firm was only set up in 2015, it has already been recognised as a “Notable Hong Kong law firm” in the 2016 M&A Rankings by Asian Legal Business (ALB) and “Firm to Watch” in the 2017 list by ALB, and the only Hong Kong firm on that list of 15 firms. 

HM Chan & Co in association with Taylor Wessing is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Dickson Ng as Partner to the firm’s corporate practice

Dickson focuses on corporate and capital markets transactions, including initial public offerings, secondary offerings, multi-jurisdictional private and public mergers and acquisitions, disposals, reorganisations and private investment in public equity (PIPE). He also has a wealth of experience in advising Hong Kong listed companies on their regulatory and compliance matters.

Prior to joining the firm, Dickson worked in the Hong Kong office of a number of international law firms for over 10 years. He has also worked in a leading global financial services and investment firm as a secondee to the global capital markets legal team, where he focused on corporate finance transactions.

We welcome Dickson to join the firm.

HM Chan & Co in association with Taylor Wessing represents Okura Holdings Limited on its Hong Kong IPO

We recently represented Okura Holdings Limited, a pachinko hall operator in Japan, on its HK$150 million initial public offering on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong. Okura opened its first pachinko hall in Nagasaki in 1968, in which its headquarters has since been located. Okura is a mid-sized pachinko hall operator with halls operating across Japan in Kyushu region, Kanto region, Kansai region and the Chugoku region.

The team was led by partners Mark Chan and Jennifer Ng, and associates Avis Lau, Maryellen Ko and Regina Chong.

HM Chan & Co in association with Taylor Wessing is pleased to announce the promotion of Ms. Jennifer Ng as Partner

Jennifer played a key role in the establishment of HM Chan & Co since May 2015 and the subsequent association with Taylor Wessing in July 2016.  Having worked closely with our Managing Partner Mark Chan over the last decade, Jennifer has built up her expertise in the legal practice and gained a solid reputation among her clients and peers. This promotion recognizes Jennifer’s contributions made to our firm.

Jennifer focuses on corporate and capital markets transactions, including initial public offerings, capital raisings, public and private mergers and acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures, reorganizations and secondary offerings in Hong Kong.

We wish Jennifer all the best with her new role.

HM Chan & Co in association with Taylor Wessing listed in Firms To Watch 2017 by Asian Legal Business

HM Chan & Co in association with Taylor Wessing has been listed in Firms To Watch 2017 by Asian Legal Business (ALB) and is the only Hong Kong law firm to make it to the list of 15 law firms.

ALB highlighted how the team at HM Chan & Co in association with Taylor Wessing value-adds to clients, who are increasingly more cost conscious, and more tech-savvy than ever, and how the firm is able to charge rates similar to top tier law firms.

Mark Chan, managing partner, was quoted by ALB: “We focus on adding value to our clients and pride ourselves on being able to provide quality legal service that is better than our competitors in larger law firms. There will always be senior representation on every client matter and clients can be assured that we are contactable at all times on all forms of communication from WhatsApp to WeChat. As a team, we are able to adapt to clients’ needs and requests.”

ALB is a leading source of legal developments and information for the Asia Pacific region. ALB produces a yearly Firms To Watch list which are firms that are small but are already making waves in the region, and either challenging or with the potential to challenge much larger law firms for their share of the work. To view or download the report, please click here.  

HM Chan & Co in association with Taylor Wessing advises on the restructuring of a US$235 million investment in a leading luxury travel company

HM Chan & Co in association with Taylor Wessing has advised a leading private equity fund in the restructuring of their US$235 million investment in a leading luxury travel company. The deal team comprised Mark Chan (Managing Partner), Jennifer Ng (Counsel), Gerard Pang (Senior Associate), Avis Lau (Associate), Maryellen Ko (Associate) and Regina Chong (Associate).

HM Chan & Co in association with Taylor Wessing advises China Saite on its acquisition of a logistics company

HM Chan & Co in association with Taylor Wessing has advised Hong Kong-listed China Saite Group Company Limited, an integrated steel and prefabricated construction solution provider headquartered in Jiangsu Province, China, on its proposed acquisition of Fire Scorpion Limited, a Hong Kong logistics company. The team was led by Mark Chan (Managing Partner), Jennifer Ng (Counsel), Chloe Chan (Senior Associate), Avis Lau (Associate) and Regina Chong (Associate).