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Stephenson Harwood

18/F, UNITED CENTRE, 95 QUEENSWAY, HONG KONG
Tel:
Work +852 2868 0789
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Fax +852 2868 1504
Email:
Web:
www.shlegal.com
Beijing, Dubai, Hong Kong, London, Paris, Piraeus and 4 more

Yeeling Wan

Tel:
Work +852 2533 2778
Email:
Stephenson Harwood

Work Department

Litigation

Position

Of Counsel

Career

Yeeling works as of counsel at our Hong Kong office. She focuses on commercial litigation, insolvency and contentious employment cases.

Other areas of focus are matters relating to probate, international trade, restructuring and securities. Yeeling is particularly experienced in dealing with contentious probate matters.

Yeeling is an accredited general mediator of both The Law Society of Hong Kong and Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre. She is a fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators as well as member of INSOL and Restructuring and Insolvency Faculty of HKICPA.

Languages

English, Cantonese


Hong Kong

Labour and employment

Within: Labour and employment

In addition to handling a considerable amount of day-to-day employment advisory work for small and medium-sized enterprises, Stephenson Harwood has a strong reputation for handling contentious matters for international corporates, particularly relating to theft of confidential information and trade secrets. Jezamine Fewins is the principal partner for handling employment litigation and is representing Thomson Reuters Hong Kong in the defence of an unlawful dismissal claim, alleging disability discrimination, brought by a former employee. Although he is principally involved in corporate matters, Paul Westover regularly handles employment-related work, including advising on share options and other employee incentive schemes. Consultant Yeeling Wan also regularly handles employment litigation. Other clients include Duff & Phelps, Formia Airline Supplies, Generali Assicurazioni and Generali Worldwide.

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Stephenson Harwood

  • Companies should plan now to minimise their pension protection levy

    The amount that pension schemes have to pay to the Pension Protection Fund (PPF) for the year 2006/07 may have increased by as much as five times the previous year's levy. Employers who ultimately bear the cost of many pension schemes will need to make plans now to ensure the levy payable for the year 2008/09 is kept to a minimum.
    - Stephenson Harwood

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