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Howse Williams
27TH FLOOR, ALEXANDRA HOUSE
18 CHATER ROAD, CENTRAL
HONG KONG
Hong Kong

Work Department

Family and Matrimonial

Position

Karen was admitted to practice law in New South Wales, Australia in 2007 and Hong Kong in 2008.  Karen’s practice focuses on family law matters with emphasis on matrimonial disputes including divorce and separation, child custody, wardship and financial applications, third party interests, injunctions, pre- and post-nuptial agreements and settlements.  Karen’s other areas of focus are will drafting, probate and general civil litigation matters.

Karen is a member of the Family Law Committee of the Law Society of Hong Kong and the Committee of the Hong Kong Family Law Association.  Karen was involved in the establishment of and is a member of the Executive Committee of the Hong Kong Collaborative Practice Group.   Karen has been elected a fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers in 2020.

Karen is an Accredited Mediator on the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre’s (HKIAC) Panel of General Mediators and is a Civil Celebrant of Marriages in Hong Kong.

Karen teaches the part time PCLL Course at The University of Hong Kong.

Career

2012 Howse Williams
2009 Ip & Heathfield
2008 Boase, Cohen & Collins

Languages

English, Cantonese and Mandarin

Memberships

Karen is a member of the Family Law Committee of the Law Society of Hong Kong and the Executive Committee of the Hong Kong Family Law Association. Karen was involved in the establishment of and is a member of the Executive Committee of the Hong Kong Collaborative Practice Group.

Education

2016 Civil Celebrant of Marriages
2010 Accredited General Mediator
2008 Hong Kong
2007 New South Wales, Australia