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Maples Group
26th Floor, Central Plaza
18 Harbour Road
Hong Kong

Work Department

Funds & Investment Management


Nick is partner of Maples and Calder’s Funds & Investment Management team at the Maples Group. Nick specialises in all aspects of investment funds, advising an international client base, with a particular focus on advising clients who wish to target the Japanese market.  He is recommended by Legal 500 Asia Pacific as a standout funds specialist who has the “ability to quickly understand very complicated structures” and whose “strength lies in his ability to apply legal principles to some of the most complex, novel and challenging commercial issues”. He is recognised by Legal 500 Asia Pacific as “client-friendly, innovative and commercial’ and having an “in-depth knowledge” of the Japanese market.


Nick joined the Maples Group in 2007.  He previously worked for Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in London and for Norton Rose in London and Hong Kong including a secondment to Société Générale in London. Nick has been ranked as a highly-regarded funds lawyer in IFLR1000.




Leicester University (Hons)