About this office:
Established in 1988, Allen & Overy Hong Kong provides a comprehensive legal service across a range of key practice areas, including banking, business restructuring, China, communications, media and technology, corporate finance, derivatives and structured finance, employment, insurance, intellectual property, international capital markets, Korea, litigation and dispute resolution, mergers and acquisitions, Philippines, project finance, real estate, regulatory (including investment products), securitisation and Taiwan. In addition to our offices in the region we have dedicated Korea, Philippines and Taiwan Practice Groups involving lawyers who have an in-depth understanding of the local legal business and cultural practices in these countries.
The Hong Kong office, headed by managing partner Chris Roberts, is staffed by over 100 lawyers who are qualified to advise on English, Hong Kong and U.S. law.
Established in 1989, the Paris office has undergone significant growth, particularly since its establishment as a full service French and English law practice in 1999. Today, the practice offers a fully integrated and comprehensive French and English law service to both its local and international clients in the key business areas of banking and finance, capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, corporate, tax, EPI, public/administrative and environmental law, EU competition law, project finance, intellectual property and real estate.