We regularly serve as the firm of choice for regional and global financial institutions, companies, and investors conducting business in Hong Kong, in mainland China, and throughout the region, as well as for local companies in their direct investment activities and capital markets transactions overseas.
Our diverse Hong Kong team advises on many of the region’s most complex and high-profile transactions that have set milestones for our clients and precedents in the region. Our US, Hong Kong, and English law-qualified lawyers are fluent in Mandarin, Cantonese, and nearly a dozen other Asian languages.
With a fully integrated practice across six offices in Asia we provide clients with a seasoned understanding of the local and regional marketplace, complementing the firm’s global platform. For complex, cross-border transactions and disputes, our teams work seamlessly with Latham's offices throughout Asia and around the world, bridging across jurisdictions, languages, time zones, and business cultures.
As one of the world’s largest pro bono providers, Latham takes on matters in nearly every area of public interest law. In Hong Kong, our pro bono efforts and community service has been recognized by the Law Society of Hong Kong, including our work serving the elderly.