The Firm Expands its Tax Advisory, Private Client and Matrimonial & Family Law Departments
1 December 2020 (Hong Kong) – Oldham, Li & Nie (OLN) is pleased to announce the promotion of Victor Ng, Jonathan Lam and Yvonne Kong to the partnership and Caroline Choi as Of Counsel (California, USA), with effect from 1 December 2020.
Victor Ng – As a dual-qualified Hong Kong lawyer and member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Victor is uniquely positioned to provide clients with comprehensive advice on international tax planning matters covering cross-border corporate and commercial transactions and investments involving Hong Kong, PR China and the EU. Prior to his legal career and joining OLN in 2013 as a trainee, Victor worked for Deloitte and PricewaterhouseCoopers advising on taxation matters in Hong Kong, internationally and the PRC. For more information on Victor’s practice and areas of expertise, please click here.
Jonathan Lam – Jonathan, who started at OLN in 2012 as a trainee, advises clients on commercial disputes and has acted in a number of high-profile landmark cases in the High Court and the Court of Appeal involving shareholders’ disputes, derivative action, debt recovery, civil fraud, insolvency and complex probate matters. In addition, Jonathan boosts the firm’s private client capabilities, by advising on estate planning, trust and probate matters. For further details on Jonathan’s practice, please click here.
Yvonne Kong – Yvonne joined as a trainee OLN in 2011 and specialises in Matrimonial and Family Law. She works extensively with local and expatriate clients on applications for divorce, financial applications and children matters. Yvonne has experience with helping clients obtain adoption orders, maintenance orders for children and applications for interim financial orders against deceased persons’ Estates. For more information on Yvonne’s profile and expertise, please click here.
Caroline Choi – Caroline specialises in matrimonial law as a foreign registered attorney with the Law Society of Hong Kong. In 2007, Caroline was sworn into The State Bar of California and is a current member of good standing. Prior to joining OLN, she worked on a wide range of matrimonial cases, in San Diego, California, including high-net-worth cases involving child custody and visitation, child and spousal support and division of assets and debts in a family law estate. For more information on Caroline’s practice, please click here.
Gordon Oldham, Senior Partner, said, ‘The Firm is delighted to promote Victor, Jonathan and Yvonne to the partnership, and Caroline as Of Counsel. They truly reflect OLN’s values through their professionalism and commitment to clients. As many organisations have faced and continue to face challenges as a result of COVID-19, our commitment to investing in people is greater than ever. Having the right people, with the right skills, and the right culture at the heart of our Firm positions us to support our clients and build on the success of OLN.’
Oldham, Li & Nie (OLN) is a leading independent Hong Kong-based law firm, whose commitment to professional excellence has been the cornerstone of the firm since its creation in 1987. OLN’s practice areas include:
• Corporate and Commercial
• Dispute Resolution
• Divorce & Family Law
• Insolvency & Restructuring
• Intellectual Property
• Private Client Services
We currently have 45 lawyers, admitted to one or more jurisdictions, including Hong Kong, France, the United Kingdom, the United States, Australia and Canada. We also have a thriving China practice, driven from our Hong Kong and Shanghai offices and when necessary with our associate legal network in mainland China.