Divorce doesn’t have to be uncertain.
It doesn’t have to dent your family wealth seriously. Or, if the wealth is in the name of your spouse, your financial claims against those assets can be protected and preserved, too.
Forward-thinking and responsible planning can prevent unforeseen consequences – especially damage to future family relationships.
Our corporate family lawyers are experts at handling the complex, cross-jurisdictional, and potentially reputation-damaging, issues that often arise during high value, international and high-profile cases.
Ours is the first new family law team in a major commercial UK law firm headquartered in London in decades. We offer the only truly integrated international family law service to clients with connections in England and Hong Kong - with lawyers in London and Hong Kong working collaboratively together on a daily basis on cases simultaneously in both jurisdictions. The Family Asset Protection team is unique in Hong Kong in that, as in London, we only act in high-net worth (HNW) and ultra-high-net worth (UHNW) family law and asset protection/preservation cases.
We embrace new technology and innovation, and are the first and only law firm practising family law in London or Hong Kong with its own in-house forensic accounting and data processing, hosting and document review capability. We are leaders in the field in the use of predictive coding technology utilising Artificial Intelligence for electronic disclosure.
HNW and UHNW worth clients rely on us for responsible, pragmatic and measured advice delivered with emotional intelligence - where the human aspects of a case are not underestimated or ignored.
Provide advice to ensure you reach the best outcome in a complex and/or international divorce case.
Create responsible pre and post-nuptial agreements with meticulous attention to detail. Aside from protecting your wealth and assets, pre and post-nuptial agreements protect something much more important: your family.
Deliver child-focused advice with a goal of achieving practical solutions and workable arrangements. We also advise on cutting-edge international surrogacy matters.
Draw up responsible cohabitation agreements to clarify the ownership of shared wealth, or provide practical advice when a relationship has broken down.
Create responsible pre and post-civil partnership agreements, or ensure you reach the best outcome in a complex and/or international dispute. As a firm, we are committed to LGBT inclusion, and were recently named in Stonewall’s top 10 most LGBT* inclusive places to work.
Create innovative asset protection solutions to protect your wealth when it’s passed from one generation to another. We work closely with our contentious trust, corporate and real estate lawyers to create these tailored solutions.