Find out why Hong Kong's trusted legal system and broad range of world-class legal services make the city a premier platform for dispute resolution and business expansion in Asia.

Hong Kong's Legal System: Embracing the future

Hong Kong's legal system is deeply rooted in common law heritage, and modelled on English common law. The city maintains close links with other common law jurisdictions around the world. Learn more

In focus: Hong Kong sets out dispute resolution credentials

Secretary for Justice Teresa Cheng is interviewed by the Law Society Gazette, a publication of the Law Society of England and Wales. Learn more

Well-positioned in Hong Kong for success

International law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner seizes opportunities in the city’s vast development in real estate, infrastructure and transportation, especially under the Belt and Road initiative. Learn more

European law firm expands in Asia via Hong Kong

CMS leverages Hong Kong’s status as a leading international arbitration hub to support global clients. Learn more

Deep talent pool is key

Recently relocated to a bigger office in Central, leading offshore law firm Mourant Ozannes expands its Hong Kong presence in light of a growing demand from its clients. Learn more

Leading UK law firm eyes set on high net worth clients in Hong Kong
Leading UK law firm Charles Russell Speechlys opens new Hong Kong office, entering the market in association with Jonathan Mok Legal to offer expert advice to high net worth clients. Learn more

Offshore law firm opens Hong Kong office to expand Asia footprint

Carey Olsen has opened an offshore dispute resolution and insolvency practice in the city to meet growing demand from the region. Learn more

Belt and Road projects: dispute resolution

With cross-border investment in infrastructure projects set to increase under the Belt and Road Initiative, the number of disputes may also rise due to the differences in the legal systems and business practices spanning the diverse regions of China’s development plan. Dispute resolution expert Paul Starr looks at related challenges and opportunities for investors looking at Belt and Road markets. Learn more


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Hong Kong Trade Development Council (Belt and Road Portal)