In ELW, our commercial team members, each an expert in their focused areas, work closely together to provide integrated solutions to clients including corporate financing, insolvency and debt restructuring and commercial litigation with a wealth of experience in both contentious and non-contentious commercial matters.

We are also experienced in representing and advising clients in shareholder dispute actions involving both publicly-listed and privately-owned companies.


Our lawyers are experienced in advising on:

  • Corporate Insolvency and Litigations
  • Scheme of Arrangement
  • Resumption of Trading of Shares Listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange
  • Contractual Disputes
  • Shareholders Disputes
  • Mareva Injunctions
  • Unfair Prejudice Proceedings
  • Court Winding Up Proceedings
  • Members’ and Creditors’ Voluntary Winding Up
  • Derivative Actions

Our experience:

  • Representing the appellant to fend off allegation of improper and wrongful asset stripping
  • Representing the defendants in a shareholder dispute action over the control of a Shanghai company held through two BVI companies. The main issues involved include an ex parte Mareva injunction and whether Hong Kong is a more appropriate forum to try the issues as compared to the PRC and BVI
  • Representing clients in high profile cases, where the team successfully fended off allegations of improper and wrongful asset stripping for the defendant and the remedy of lifting corporate veil