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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David Coogans
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Dispute Resolution, Shipping (Wet & Dry)
Chia Ching Tan
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Linda Heathfield
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Family, Matrimonial
Chris Williams
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Emma Day
Partner
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Dispute Resolution, Shipping (Wet & Dry)
Chris Howse
Partner
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Dispute Resolution, Medico-Legal, Shipping (Wet & Dry)
David Kan
Partner
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Medico-Legal, Pharmaceutical
Katherine Chuang
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Brian Ho
Partner
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Kevin Bowers
Partner / Solicitor Advocate
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Dispute Resolution, Employment, Insurance
Jill Wong
Partner
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Corporate Finance, Finance, Regulatory Enforcement
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
Alison Scott
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Dispute Resolution, Litigation, Medico-Legal
Trainee Solicitors
27 November 2014
NEWS //
Submitted by // C Williams, Partner; B Ho, Partner; C C Tan, Partner
A)   Regulatory Update Stock Exchange of Hong Kong (the "Exchange") Guidance Letters The Exchange has not released any further Guidance Letters since our previous issue of the… › read article
23 April 2015
PUBLICATIONS //
Submitted by // K Bowers, Partner/Solicitor Advocate
  Effective resolution regime for insurance industry Search the article on ILO › read article
23 April 2015