The highly regarded Woo Kwan Lee & Lo acts for most of the major Hong Kong developers in sale, leasing, and mortgage matters, as well as on development, redevelopment and real estate financing projects. This 'excellent' team has strength on the domestic conveyancing side, and features name partner Peter Lo and William Kwan with Ivy Cheng; Rita Tsang also recommended.
Banking and Finance
Woo Kwan Lee & Lo's banking and finance team leverages the group's expertise in capital markets, corporate and commercial and real estate. Angelina Lee advised Henderson Land Development Company as guarantor on a HK$8m three-year term loan facility.
Capital Markets (debt and equity)
Woo Kwan Lee & Lo has a strong local following for debt and equity work. Carmelo Lee and Candy Lau advised Sundart International Holdings on its HK$600m global offering and Hong Kong listing, while Catherine Yip advised Henderson Land Development on a $500m notes issuance.
Corporate (including M&A)
Woo Kwan Lee & Lo has expertise on cross-border transactions with a complex local law element. 2009 saw Carmelo Lee act for Shanghai Industrial Holdings on the transfer of interest in several pharmaceutical companies to Shanghai Pharmaceutical and the subsequent merger of the entities.
Five-strong Woo Kwan Lee & Lo handles civil and criminal litigation work and acts for several real estate clients in repossession, redevelopment and tenancy disputes. Cheung Wai Hing is the key practice contact.