In ELW, our commercial lawyers are experienced with a clear and deep understanding of how businesses operate from local to multinational and global corporations. We specialize in handling a broad range of corporate deals or standalone transactions.

Our service philosophy of getting the deal done quickly and commercially ensures that clients receive clear, to-the-point and practical advices based on our in-depth knowledge of legal and commercial environment. Seeing the fine detail and the big picture, we stay current with local and international cutting-edge issues affecting the marketplace to serve your business with expertise.

The efficiency of your daily operations is essential. ELW offers comprehensive and cost-effective services through competitive fee quotes and proactive legal work stream management. We analyze opportunities and plan for business and legal strategies which help our many successful clients stay that way.


Our lawyers are experienced in advising on:

  • Initial Public Offering and Transfer of Listing
  • Corporate Finance (including Equity Financing and Loan Financing)
  • Connected and Disclosable Transactions and Other Transactions of Listing Companies
  • Compliance of Listing Rules and the Regulatory Framework in Hong Kong
  • Mergers, Acquisitions or Disposals of Shares, Businesses and Assets
  • Restructuring of Companies and Joint Venture
  • Formation of Companies and Business Establishments
  • Agency and Distribution Agreements
  • Licencing and Franchising Agreements
  • Consultancy Agreements and Other Commercial Contracts
  • Employment Contracts, Employee Share Options and Other Incentive Schemes
  • General Corporate and Commercial-related matters

Our experience:

  • Advising clients on their initial public offerings (IPO) on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange
  • Advising clients on their transfer of listing from GEM to main board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange
  • Advising clients on their unconditional mandatory general offers
  • Advising listed companies on their issuance of shares, convertible bonds and notes
  • Advising listed companies on their connected transactions and disclosable transactions
  • Advising financial institutions on their pre-IPO direct investments
  • Advising clients on their mergers and acquisitions of shares and businesses
  • Advising clients for formation of joint ventures and corporate restructuring
  • Advising clients for syndicated loans and commercial loans