Mr Simon Luk > Winston & Strawn LLP > Hong Kong, Hong Kong > Lawyer Profile

Winston & Strawn LLP
42ND FLOOR, BANK OF CHINA TOWER
1 GARDEN ROAD
CENTRAL, HONG KONG
Hong Kong

Work Department

Mergers and Acquisitions, Capital Markets, Private Equity

Position

Partner

Career

Simon Luk is a partner and chairman of Winston & Strawn’s Asia practice. He advises Asian and international companies on a wide range of corporate finance, securities, and cross-border M&A transactions, with a strong focus on the structuring, listing, governance, and business combination of special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs). He has assisted Asia-based sponsors in completing SPAC initial public offerings in the U.S., as well as in identifying potential business combination targets in various industries including fintech, crypto-currency, media & entertaining, healthcare, new energy, and waste management.

Languages

English, Mandarin, Cantonese.

Memberships

Simon serves as honorary legal adviser to the Toy Manufacturers Association of Hong Kong, the Hong Kong Electrical Appliances Industries Association, the Hong Kong Young Industrialists Council, and as Vice President of Monte Jade Science and Technology Association of Hong Kong. He was also a legal adviser to the Hong Kong Electronics Association.

Simon is a member of the New York State Bar Association, the Law Society of Hong Kong, and the Chinese General Chamber of Commerce.

Education

Simon received a A.B., summa cum laude, in 1975 from Columbia College and a J.D. in 1978 from Columbia University School of Law, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar.