Qualified in Hong Kong (1995) and England and Wales (1996)
Notary Public (2009)
China-appointed Attesting Officer (2009)
Civil Celebrant of Marriages (2006)
Reverse Mortgage Counsellor (2014)
Areas of Practice
Practice covers civil litigation, commercial, property, and wills and probate.
Mike advises on a range of commercial matters, including incorporation requirements of companies in different jurisdictions and compliance requirements; devising corporate structure for tax, estate duty planning and for operational needs of clients; advising companies relating to listing in Hong Kong and overseas; preparing loan and security documents; and preparing shareholders’ agreements, franchise agreements and joint venture agreements.
Apart from commercial matters, Mike also handles a variety of contentious matters, including judicial review; acting for liquidators in tracing and realising assets; injunction; arbitration; defamation; repossessing New Territories land, discrimination cases; and disciplinary proceedings.
Member of the Appeal Board (Housing)
Chairman of the Appeal Tribunal Panel (Building)
Member of the Guardianship Board
Adjudicator of the Registration of Persons Tribunal
Member of the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal Panel