Nicky Tse is a solicitor and notary public in Hong Kong specializing in litigation, ADR and corporate and commercial matters.
For contentious matters, Nicky works regularly with a team of Counsel and Senior Counsel with various specialties in arbitration tribunals and all levels of Courts. During his past decade of practice, Nicky handled shareholders and boardroom disputes, insolvency, land, land compulsory sale, probate, trust, matrimonial, medical-related, construction, election and administrative matters, and very urgent Court applications for interlocutory relief including injunctions, appointment of provisional liquidators and NPOs.
For commercial matters, Nicky regularly advises cross-border corporations ranging from aviation, international trade, F&B and entertainment industries, including M&A deals, restructuring, banking and other company matters.
Nicky regularly advises on a wide range of land and real estate matters including high value conveyancing, as well as advising on town planning applications, tenancy matters (for landlords and tenants) and acting for investors in negotiating land acquisitions and land redevelopment in Hong Kong. On contentious land and real estate matters, he acted for clients on land related disputes including tenancy (for landlords and tenants), vendor and purchaser summonses, adverse possession claims and defence, town planning related judicial reviews and compulsory land sales disputes.
He also acts on behalf of law enforcement investigations including the Police (including Commercial Crime Bureau), the Securities and Futures Commission, the ICAC, Labour Department, Immigration Department and Customs and Excise Department.
In September 2020, Nicky was appointed as a notary public by the Chief Judge of the Hong Kong High Court. Nicky is also a Civil Celebrant of Marriages.
Nicky joined Oldham, Li & Nie in 2021 as Consultant Solicitor. Before that, he served as a litigation associate in Yung, Yu, Yuen & Co., then Hoosenally and Neo as Consultant Solicitor, where he established his own practice.
In May 2023, Nicky was appointed as a China-Appointed Attesting Officer (CAAO) by the Ministry of Justice, People’s Republic of China.
Nicky is a CPD legal course speaker delivering seminars on election law. He is a panel solicitor with the Legal Aid Department, and provides at least 100 hours of pro bono legal services every year to the community and those in need.
Nicky achieved Black Belt 5th dan in Taekwondo and practiced ISSF air-pistol and air-rifle shooting.