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, personal injury and professional indemnity insurance; employment; family and matrimonial; property and building management; intellectual property; banking 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.

> download firm overview

Katherine Chuang
Practice Area //
Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Chris Williams
Practice Area //
Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Chia Ching Tan
Practice Area //
Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
David Kan
Partner, Solicitor Advocate
Practice Area //
Medico-Legal, Pharmaceutical
Brian Ho
Partner
Practice Area //
Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Alison Scott
Practice Area //
Dispute Resolution, Litigation, Medico-Legal
Antony Yung
Partner
Practice Area //
Corporate/Commercial, Corporate Finance, Corporate Restructuring & Reorganisation
Jill Wong
Partner
Practice Area //
Corporate Finance, Finance, Regulatory Enforcement
Christopher Yu
Practice Area //
Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Gilles Cardonnel
Practice Area //
Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Denise Che
Partner
Practice Area //
Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate/Commercial
Bernard Murphy
Practice Area //
Medico-Legal, Pharmaceutical
Emma Day
Partner
Practice Area //
Dispute Resolution, Shipping (Wet & Dry)
Janet Lee
Partner
Practice Area //
Building Management, Property
Chris Howse
Partner
Practice Area //
Dispute Resolution, Medico-Legal, Shipping (Wet & Dry)
David Coogans
Practice Area //
Dispute Resolution, Shipping (Wet & Dry)
Kevin Bowers
Partner / Solicitor Advocate
Practice Area //
Dispute Resolution, Employment, Insurance
Oonagh Toner
Practice Area //
Commercial Crime Bureau Investigations, Dispute Resolution, Medico-Legal
Stacey Devoy
Practice Area //
Family, Matrimonial
Michael Withington
Practice Area //
Dispute Resolution, Employment, Insurance
William Leung
Practice Area //
Arbitration, Cargo, Dispute Resolution
Linda Heathfield
Practice Area //
Family, Matrimonial
Graduate Recruitment
Graduate Recruitment
15 August 2016
NEWS //
Submitted by // J Wong, Partner
Regulatory investigations in Hong Kong : when information provided is not admissable If you are a financial institution or a listed company, providing information to your Hong Kon… › read article
22 August 2016
NEWS //
Submitted by // K Bowers, Partner / Solicitor Advocate
WHO LET THE (CATS AND) DOGS OUT? Kai Shing Management Services Ltd. v Yuk Yun Kit & Ors - [2016] HKCU 1736Background The Applicant in this case was the estate manager of the Devel… › read article
12 August 2016