Lunch, Learn & Law

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WeWork

40 - 44 Bonham Strand

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Sheung Wan, HKI

Hong Kong

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Transform your business at lunch, a sandwich at a time

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  1. How to grow your venture sustainably as you envision it – balancing the interests of your stakeholders
  2. How to do business with your like-minded partners – preventing disputes among founders
  3. How to share profit of the company – structuring shareholding for maximum growth

Meet the Speakers

Janice Chew, Principal

As a qualified lawyer in Hong Kong and Malaysia, Janice dedicates her practice to her biggest passion: empowering businesses with her expertise by starting one of her own, integrating her broad experience as in-house counsel for top manufacturers, anti-corruption compliance investigator and specialist in legal intelligence.

Janice draws upon her network of professional expertise in Southeast Asia to offer bespoke and pragmatic legal solutions for clients across business scales, particularly cross-border consultancy, mergers and acquisitions, and regulatory compliance for listed and licensed corporations. She advises industry leaders in telecommunications, smart mobility, property development and asset management. She also assists venture capital funds in investment by KYC discovery, and stewards the growth of cutting-edge technology startups in virtual assets, stock information social media, mobile financing and digital marketing.

Janice has been featured in numerous events and training sessions by the Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries, RISE Conference, WeWork, The Hive and Legal Beagle, sharing insights into startup law, blockchain compliance and intellectual property protection. She is Committee Vice-President of the Hong Kong Federation of Women Lawyers. She was also Assessor of the ICT Startup Award of the Hong Kong ICT Awards 2019, as well as the Honorary Legal Adviser of two non-profit organisations in entrepreneurship and education.

Yuki Wong, Senior Paralegal

Yuki practises in a wide range of corporate and commercial areas including regulatory compliance as well as legal drafting and review. She advises property development firms in China and Indonesia on mergers and acquisitions and cross-border transactions. She also specialises in investment and technology sectors with clients ranging from growth capital funds, digital asset exchange solutions to financial technology companies and digital marketing agencies.

Apart from corporate and commercial matters, Yuki develops her practice in commercial and civil litigation, assisting in a high-profile defamation case disputing HK$10 million in the High Court of Hong Kong and a related dispute contesting over HK$1 million in the District Court of Hong Kong, and the recovery of fraudulent payment, among others. She also handles cross-border probate in Hong Kong and Malaysia.

Yuki was awarded on the Dean’s List for her Postgraduate Certificate in Laws at the City University of Hong Kong after reading law in her Juris Doctor programme and graduated with Distinction at the same university.

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