Harris Chan > DLA Piper > Hong Kong, Hong Kong > Lawyer Profile

DLA Piper
25th Floor, Three Exchange Square
8 Connaught Place
Central, Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Lawyer Rankings

Hong Kong > Dispute resolution: litigation

(Leading individuals)

Harris ChanDLA Piper

The DLA Piper litigation and regulatory team is ‘able to deploy sufficient resources round the clock’ when advising on shareholder disputes and during regulatory investigations. Department head Kevin Chan and ‘pragmatic and seasoned litigator‘ Harris Chan count large Asian banks and international names from the financial services, energy, retail and construction sectors on their client roster. Support comes from Satpal Gobindpuri, particularly on corporate matters stretching overseas, with insurance coverage and product liability other firm-wide areas of focus in this domain.

Hong Kong > Construction

DLA Piper is able to leverage its broad commercial litigation and corporate prowess, as well as its large international footprint, to advise a wide range of stakeholders on a variety of domestic and cross-border mandates. Drawing upon his strength in resolving commercial disputes, Harris Chan is able to handle complex construction claims (via litigation and ADR) for contractors, consultants and developers. May Ng, who is ‘capable and responsive’, co-heads the practice with Chan.

China > Dispute resolution: Litigation: foreign firms

DLA Piper fields a team of dedicated practitioners with deep knowledge in a range of proceedings. Apart from shareholder and director disputes, the practice also handles private client litigation at a domestic and international level. Led by Kevin Chan in Hong Kong, who has more than 20 years of experience representing international companies in complex commercial disputes, the team has considerable expertise in multi-jurisdictional work, benefitting from the support of members based in Shanghai and Beijing in addition to the firm’s offshore presence. Also noted at the partner level are Harris Chan, who has a broad disputes practice covering issues between shareholders and directors, construction disputes and internet fraud, and Satpal Gobindpuri, well regarded for his extensive knowledge of commercial disputes involving product liability, trade mark, fraud and trade.