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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Stacey Devoy TEP
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Family, Matrimonial
Gilles Cardonnel
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Janet Lee
Partner
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Building Management, Property
Alison Scott
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Dispute Resolution, Litigation, Medico-Legal
Brian Ho
Partner
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Heidi Lee
Partner
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Chris Williams
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Bernard Murphy
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Medico-Legal, Pharmaceutical
Chia Ching Tan
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
William Leung
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Arbitration, Cargo, Dispute Resolution
David Coogans
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Dispute Resolution, Shipping (Wet & Dry)
Kevin Bowers
Partner / Solicitor Advocate
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Dispute Resolution, Employment, Insurance
Emma Day
Partner
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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)
Karen Lam
Partner
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Family, Matrimonial
Antony Yung
Partner
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Banking, Finance
Linda Heathfield
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Family, Matrimonial
Katherine Chuang
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
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
Christopher Yu
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Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Michael Withington
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Dispute Resolution, Employment, Insurance
Jill Wong
Partner
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Corporate Finance, Finance, Regulatory Enforcement
Commercial Dispute Resolution Solicitors
2 to 4 years' and 5 to 8 years' post qualification experience
03 February 2017
PRESS //
Submitted by // B Ho, Partner; D Che, Partner
Howse Williams Bowers ("HWB"), a leading Hong Kong independent law firm, advised Sunfund Capital Limited, the sole sponsor, and Emperor Securities Limited, the sole bookrunner, as… › read article
23 October 2017
NEWS //
Submitted by // K Bowers, Partner / Solicitor Advocate
Securities and Futures Commission Issues Statement on Initial Coin Offerings  Introduction On 5 September 2017, the Securities and Futures Commission ("SFC") issued a statement o… › read article
10 October 2017