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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Jill Wong
Partner
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Corporate Finance, Finance, Regulatory Enforcement
Alison Scott
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Dispute Resolution, Litigation, Medico-Legal
Oonagh Toner
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Commercial Crime Bureau Investigations, Dispute Resolution, Medico-Legal
Chris Williams
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Emma Day
Partner
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Dispute Resolution, Shipping (Wet & Dry)
Gilles Cardonnel
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Stacey Devoy TEP
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Family, Matrimonial
David Coogans
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Dispute Resolution, Shipping (Wet & Dry)
David Kan
Partner, Solicitor Advocate
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Medico-Legal, Pharmaceutical
Denise Che
Partner
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate/Commercial
Linda Heathfield
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Family, Matrimonial
Brian Ho
Partner
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Antony Yung
Partner
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Banking, Finance
William Leung
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Arbitration, Cargo, Dispute Resolution
Heidi Lee
Partner
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Kevin Bowers
Partner / Solicitor Advocate
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Dispute Resolution, Employment, Insurance
Chia Ching Tan
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Christopher Yu
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Janet Lee
Partner
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Building Management, Property
Michael Withington
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Dispute Resolution, Employment, Insurance
Chris Howse
Partner
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Dispute Resolution, Medico-Legal, Shipping (Wet & Dry)
Bernard Murphy
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Medico-Legal, Pharmaceutical
Katherine Chuang
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Commercial Dispute Resolution Solicitors
2 to 4 years' and 5 to 8 years' post qualification experience
03 February 2017
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Submitted by // K Bowers, Partner / Solicitor Advocate
Can a company continue to conduct financial transactions in the face of winding-up proceedings by its shareholders?  Background In Harbour Front Ltd v Money Facts Ltd [2017] HKEC … › read article
28 April 2017
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Submitted by // K Bowers, Partner / Solicitor Advocate
The new European General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR") - Why you should care! Introduction The new GDPR (Regulation (EU) 2016/679), set to come into force throughout the Eur… › read article
25 April 2017