About Us
Howse Williams Bowers is an independent Hong Kong law firm which combines the in-depth experience of its lawyers with a creative, forward-thinking approach.

Our key practice areas are corporate/commercial and corporate finance; commercial and maritime dispute resolution; clinical negligence and healthcare; insurance and professional indemnity insurance; employment; family and matrimonial; property and building management and intellectual property and financial services/corporate regulatory and compliance.

As an independent law firm we are able to minimise legal and commercial conflicts of interest and act for clients in every industry sector. The partners have spent the majority of their careers in Hong Kong and have a detailed understanding of international business and business in Asia.

The HWB partners and their teams have an excellent reputation for delivering high quality legal advice with a practical and commercial approach to solving legal issues in line with clients' commercial objectives.

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Kevin Bowers
Partner / Solicitor Advocate
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Dispute Resolution, Employment, Insurance
Chris Howse
Partner
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Dispute Resolution, Medico-Legal, Shipping (Wet & Dry)
Chia Ching Tan
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Jill Wong
Partner
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Corporate Finance, Finance, Regulatory Enforcement
Lynn Lee
Partner
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Building Management, Dispute Resolution, Insurance
David Coogans
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Dispute Resolution, Shipping (Wet & Dry)
Katherine Chuang
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
David Kan
Partner
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Medico-Legal, Pharmaceutical
Oonagh Toner
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Commercial Crime Bureau Investigations, Dispute Resolution, Medico-Legal
Stacey Devoy
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Family, Matrimonial
Bernard Murphy
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Medico-Legal, Pharmaceutical
Emma Day
Partner
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Dispute Resolution, Shipping (Wet & Dry)
Linda Heathfield
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Family, Matrimonial
Alison Scott
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Dispute Resolution, Litigation, Medico-Legal
Brian Ho
Partner
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Chris Williams
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Associates – Regulatory and Compliance
15 November 2014
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Submitted by // K Bowers, Partner; B Lee, Associate
  Higher Standards of Directors' Conduct under New Companies Ordinance            › read article
13 November 2014
NEWS //
Submitted by // Jill Wong, Partner
  SHANGHAI-HONG KONG STOCK CONNECT : CONNECTING REGULATORS AS WELL AS MARKETS Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect will commence 17 November 2014, as announced today. Stock Connect … › read article
10 November 2014
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- 13 November 2014
NEWS //
- 10 November 2014
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- 03 November 2014
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- 28 October 2014
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- 27 October 2014
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