News & Events

Gall Hosts Insolvency Webinar with Lexology on 11th June, 2020

COVID-19 has created unforeseen challenges for businesses all over the world with an impact so far-reaching that several organisations are no longer able to survive. Governments have swiftly enacted relief measures but the financial consequences of the pandemic on businesses is unprecedented. Some common law jurisdictions have created new insolvency law measures to tackle the uphill struggle businesses face, but what rescue options are available in Hong Kong?

Gall Hosts Inaugural Women’s Disputes Christmas Dinner

We hosted our first Women’s Disputes Christmas Dinner on December 5th, 2019, at Mott 32 and enjoyed catching up with old friends and meeting new ones over Peking Duck and plenty of wine. This will become an annual Gall event where we hope to create a relaxed, informal environment for women in disputes to connect.

Gall Hosts “Well-Being and Mental Health in Family Law” Event for Family Lawyers

Gall hosted a small breakfast event for our family law friends and colleagues to discuss the important topic of mental health in Hong Kong. After a short introduction from our Executive Partner Caroline McNally, Simon Bruce from Farrer & Co in London shared insights from a recent UK Law Society talk organised by the NGO Support Through Court about the explosion of consciousness surrounding wellness and mental health in the UK over the past few years, the importance of kindness, empathy and compassion amongst family lawyers in dealing with the work they do, and grounds for optimism in the family courts.

Nick Gall Interviewed by Conventus Law on Hong Kong Being a Leading Centre for Dispute Resolution

Hong Kong has been long established as one of the world’s leading centres for dispute resolution. Strategically positioned at the heart of the Asia-Pacific region, Hong Kong boasts a thriving economy, a highly developed legal infrastructure and benefits from a wealth of both local and international expertise across all sectors.

Head of Family and Divorce Practice Caroline McNally presents at the International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA) Half Year conference in Hong Kong.

Caroline was one of the speakers participating in the joint AIJA-UIA session on International Divorce – Protecting Business Wealth in Litigation. This session was a comparative analysis of civil and common law perspectives with speakers from the jurisdictions of Hong Kong, England & Wales, Macau, Italy and France.