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Oldham, Li & Nie

Oldham, Li & Nie is a leading independent law firm in Hong Kong whose commitment is to professional excellence and to tailoring its legal services to our clients’ needs

Leading independent law firm in Hong Kong whose commitment is to professional
excellence and to tailoring its legal services to each client’s unique needs








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Since 1987

Oldham, Li & Nie (OLN) is a highly regarded business-centric service law firm, whose commitment to professional excellence has been the cornerstone of the firm since its creation. With many years of experience practising in Hong Kong, our diverse global employees, who embody the firm’s East-West culture, are adept at delivering an integrated suite of legal and business solutions.

Currently, OLN has over 45 lawyers, admitted to one or more jurisdictions, including Hong Kong, France, the UK, the USA, Australia, Canada, and Japan.

what we are expert at

Our Services

As a business-centric law firm, we take pride in our dedicated legal teams, each equipped with extensive knowledge of every facet of the law. In cases of complexity, we unite as a flexible team to offer the most comprehensive and well-rounded advice across various practice areas.


Recent News

Browse our latest news, events and awards, as well as legal articles
offering comprehensive analysis and commentary.

News OLN Elder Law Practice Group

New Residential Care Homes legislation will come into force on 16 June 2024

Elder Law Practice Group

How do I force my children to take over my business?

OLN News

Oldham, Li & Nie and Two of Its Partners Recognised in Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific 2024

OLN News Elder Law Practice Group

Leading Hong Kong Law Firm Oldham, Li & Nie Pioneers Elder Law Practice to Serve the Community

Commercial Fraud and Asset Tracing News

Handling Second-layer Recipients in Fraud Cases – Defence concerning Underground Banking (地下錢莊/地下钱庄)

OLN News Private Client – Estate Planning & Probate Tax Advisory

Oldham, Li & Nie Partner Wins the Private Client Lawyer of the Year at the 2024 Asia Legal Awards

OLN News Tax Advisory

Budget 2024/25: Updates on Stamp Duty on Property Transactions in Hong Kong

OLN Corporate and Commercial Law Dispute Resolution Family Law News

Oldham, Li & Nie is Ranked in Chambers Greater China Region 2024 Guide

OLN Corporate and Commercial Law News

Oldham, Li & Nie Hires King & Wood Mallesons Counsel as Corporate & Commercial Partner

OLN News

OLN Recommended by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2024

Family Law News

Parental Rights of Same Sex Couples

Dispute Resolution News

Compulsory Sale Litigation in Hong Kong: Process and Practical Tips

News Private Client – Estate Planning & Probate

Succession of Hong Kong Citizen’s Estate in Mainland China

OLN News Private Client – Estate Planning & Probate Tax Advisory

Oldham, Li & Nie is Once Again Recognised by ITR World Tax in the newly published 2024 edition

OLN News Private Client – Estate Planning & Probate

10 Reasons Why a Mental Health Committee Should be Appointed for a Mentally Incapacitated Person

OLN News Notarial Services

Our Consultant Mr Nicky Tse is appointed as a China-Appointed Attesting Officer by the Ministry of Justice, PRC

OLN News

Benchmark Litigation Once Again Recognises Oldham, Li & Nie


Oldham, Li & Nie Recognised Once Again as an “Employer of Choice” by Asian Legal Business (ALB)

OLN Dispute Resolution News

Making Sense of Jurisdiction-Admissibility Distinction: When Day Becomes Night


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Business and Private
Client Services

Our market niche is local and overseas businesses and private clients who require a combination of first class legal services, cross-border skills and sound local knowledge.

The key business sectors we advise are:

  • Banking and Finance
  • Consumer Products
  • Energy & Resources
  • F&B and Hospitality
  • International Trade
  • Private Equity
  • Technology, Media & Telecom (TMT)


Awards & Recognitions

Our numerous awards reflect our dedication to delivering high-quality advice and service to our valued clients,
as well as our commitment to supporting the Hong Kong community and our employees.


What Our Clients Say