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; 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.

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William Leung
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Arbitration, Cargo, Dispute Resolution
Denise Che
Partner
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Corporate/Commercial, Corporate Finance, Corporate Restructuring & Reorganisation
Chris Williams
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Brian Ho
Partner
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Bernard Murphy
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Medico-Legal, Pharmaceutical
Christopher Yu
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
David Kan
Partner, Solicitor Advocate
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Medico-Legal, Pharmaceutical
Michael Withington
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Dispute Resolution, Employment, Insurance
Gilles Cardonnel
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Chia Ching Tan
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Eviana Leung
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Dispute Resolution, Shipping (Wet & Dry)
Oonagh Toner
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Commercial Crime Bureau Investigations, Dispute Resolution, Medico-Legal
Chris Howse
Partner
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Dispute Resolution, Medico-Legal, Shipping (Wet & Dry)
Emma Day
Partner
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Dispute Resolution, Shipping (Wet & Dry)
Heidi Lee
Partner
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Jill Wong
Partner
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Corporate Finance, Finance, Regulatory Enforcement
Patricia Yeung
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Dispute Resolution, Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation, Employment
Alison Scott
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Dispute Resolution, Litigation, Medico-Legal
Kevin Bowers
Partner / Solicitor Advocate
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Dispute Resolution, Employment, Insurance
Antony Yung
Partner
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Banking, Finance
Janet Lee
Partner
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Building Management, Property
Linda Heathfield
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Family, Matrimonial
Karen Lam
Partner
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Family, Matrimonial
David Coogans
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Dispute Resolution, Shipping (Wet & Dry)
Stacey Devoy TEP
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Family, Matrimonial
Credit Controller
2 - 4 years of experience in Credit Control / Accounts Receivable
30 October 2017
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Submitted by // K Bowers, Partner/Solicitor Advocate; P Yeung, Partner
  ILO First Conduct Rule breaches: not just anti-competitive, but illegal  Click here to see the International Law Office Article › read article
21 June 2018
NEWS //
Submitted by // K Bowers, Partner; M Withington, Partner
Reimbursement of Defence Cost if Claim Not Covered by Policy Oldham v QBE Insurance (Europe) Ltd [2017] EWHC 3045 (Comm) Introduction In the English case of Oldham v QBE Insuran… › read article
19 June 2018