Private Clients and Family Offices

Overview

Hong Kong is a leading private wealth management centre. It boasts a diverse and wide range of private banks and wealth managers who are well versed in serving high net worth client, a robust legal system capable of protecting assets and client privacy and a tax friendly environment conducive to the holding of assets and the implementation of transactions. The number of high net worth individuals and the pool assets which they seek to manage continues to grow, as does their appetite to establish family offices continues to grow in Hong Kong.

Our integrated practices in corporate, tax, regulatory, trusts, estate planning and dispute resolution matters enables us to provide bespoke and pragmatic advice to high net-worth individuals and their family offices.

We regularly advise high net-worth individuals on asset protection, tax planning, inter-generational wealth transfers, the establishment and operation of family offices, participation in multi-family offices, the appointment of asset and other wealth managers, investments into hedge funds and private equity funds and other investment vehicles, as well as the sale of family businesses and other options to release liquidity from their family businesses. We have expertise in designing estate planning structures, taking into account the need to minimize disputes within the family, whether arising from breakdown in marital bonds or sibling relationships, the desire to minimize taxes and the need to ensure proper governance over assets.

Awards

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  • Corporate INTL Magazine

    Regulatory Law Firm of the Year in Hong Kong

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • Chambers & Partners

    Leading Practice

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • Chambers & Partners

    Leading Individual

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • Legal 500

    Leading Individual

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • Legal 500

    "Recommended Practice"

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • IFLR 1000

    Leading Practice

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • Asialaw Profiles

    Leading Practice

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • Asialaw Profiles

    Market-Leading Lawyer

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • Chambers & Partners

    Leading Lawyer

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • Asialaw Leading Lawyers

    Market-Leading Lawyer

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • Asialaw Profiles

    Outstanding Practice

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • IFLR 1000

    "Positively Ranked"

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • IFLR 1000

    Highly Regarded Lawyer

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • Chambers & Partners

    Well Regarded Lawyer

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • Corporate INTL Magazine

    Regulatory Law Firm of the Year in Hong Kong

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • Chambers & Partners

    Leading Practice

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • Chambers & Partners

    Leading Individual

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • Legal 500

    Leading Individual

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • Legal 500

    "Recommended Practice"

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • IFLR 1000

    Leading Practice

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • Asialaw Profiles

    Leading Practice

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • Asialaw Profiles

    Market-Leading Lawyer

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • Chambers & Partners

    Leading Lawyer

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • Asialaw Leading Lawyers

    Market-Leading Lawyer

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • Asialaw Profiles

    Outstanding Practice

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • IFLR 1000

    "Positively Ranked"

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • IFLR 1000

    Highly Regarded Lawyer

    Financial Services Regulatory

  • Chambers & Partners

    Well Regarded Lawyer

    Financial Services Regulatory

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