In ELW, we combine insightful and thorough legal analysis with a practical approach to resolve disputes promptly with minimum disruption to commercial relationships. We are experienced in commercial litigation and dispute-resolution procedures, so we can deal effectively with disputes in various courts and tribunals of Hong Kong.


Our lawyers are experienced in advising on:

  • Commercial Litigations
  • Insolvency Litigations and Corporate Rescues
  • Shareholder Disputes
  • Partnership Disputes
  • Breach of Director’s Duties or Fiduciary Duties
  • Contentions Probate and Administration Action
  • Negligence, Personal Injuries and Employee Compensations
  • Intellectual Property Litigations
  • Land and Property Disputes
  • Contractual Disputes
  • Sale of Goods and International Trade Disputes
  • Trust Disputes
  • Enforcement of Securities and Judgment Award
  • Judicial review and administrative laws related litigations
  • Labour Tribunal Claims

Our experience:

  • Developing focus on minority shareholder protection resulted in a number of winding-up petitions on “just and equitable” grounds, including a prominent Hong Kong toy manufacturer
  • Applying for and obtaining injunctive relief, including “springboard” injunctions, in respect of claims for breach of confidence, breach of fiduciary duty and breach of restrictive covenants, arising out of the whole-scale clandestine removal of the entire workforce of a business in Hong Kong owned by a group in UK
  • Advising on claims for constructive dismissal, unreasonable, wrongful or unlawful dismissal (including pregnancy and other prohibited circumstances)
  • Advising on District and High Court actions involving employment and shareholder issues