Aceris Law’s Hong Kong Arbitration Lawyers Desk is a dedicated team of lawyers at Aceris Law, a specialised international arbitration law firm, which accompanies clients involved in arbitrations concerning Hong Kong, i.e., where Hong Kong law applies, a contract is executed in Hong Kong, the dispute is brought by or against a party in Hong Kong, or the Chinese State or a Hong Kong or Chinese State entity is involved.
Aceris Law’s Harvard, Oxford and Sorbonne trained lawyers are admitted to bars of Western Europe, Eastern Europe and North America and have significant prior experience dealing with commercial, construction and investment treaty arbitrations under the ICC, ICSID, UNCITRAL, LCIA, SCC, SIAC, ICDR, VIAC and other arbitration rules, many of which have concerned Hong Kong and China.
We have permanent access to offices in Hong Kong to meet and work with clients, although our home office is in Geneva, Switzerland, and we are always accessible to clients, regardless of their location, by videoconference. Our Hong Kong Arbitration Lawyers Desk also has access to Hong Kong and Chinese jurisprudence and doctrine.
Our Hong Kong Arbitration Lawyers Desk maintains ties to the best domestic Hong Kong lawyers, who are involved depending on the specific needs of a given arbitration. This ensures that our clients obtain the best arbitration legal representation while also maintaining cost-effectiveness for arbitrations involving Hong Kong.
We have significant prior experience with arbitrations involving Hong Kong and China. For example, Aceris Law’s Hong Kong Arbitration Lawyers Desk served as counsel in an ICC arbitration between a Turkish construction company and a Chinese company in an ICC arbitration under the CISG regarding the supply of steel pipes for an industrial project. Our lawyers also acted as counsel in an ad hoc arbitration concerning the violation of an agency agreement between a Chinese and American party, served in multiple arbitrations involving the purchase of property by Chinese investors in Dubai, provided legal advice with respect to a CIETAC dispute between a Chinese company and a Ghanaian agent regarding prefabricated homes and served as counsel in an investment dispute with China concerning the loss of land use rights. We have also assisted Chinese co-counsel with respect to the enforcement of awards in Europe. Members of our team have also served as arbitrator in an ICC arbitration between a Hong Kong company and an entity from Dubai regarding violation of a legal services agreement
By having a dedicated team for arbitrations concerning Hong Kong, Aceris Law ensures that the arbitrations involving Hong Kong are handled efficiently and cost-effectively, making the best use of our arbitration lawyers’ know-how as well as linguistic and cultural skills.
To learn more about Aceris’ Hong Kong Arbitration Lawyers Desk, please do not hesitate to contact us.