We are delighted to announce that Caroline McNally, head of the Family and Divorce practice at Gall has been elected a Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers (IAFL). The IAFL is a worldwide association of practising lawyers recognised by their peers as the most experienced and skilled family law specialists in their respective countries.
In the recently released Chambers Asia Pacific 2018 Guide Gall is ranked in the Dispute Resolution and Family/Matrimonial practice areas. Partners Nick Gall (Dispute Resolution) and Caroline McNally (Family/Matrimonial) are named as Leading Individuals in their respective practice areas, Chris Wong and Andrea Randall were names as Notable Practitioners.
Head of Family and Divorce Practice Caroline McNally has been recognized again by Doyle’s in the Doyle’s Leading Family Lawyer, Law Firm & Barrister Rankings – Hong Kong 2017. Caroline is named as a “Preeminent Lawyer” and the Firm is also ranked.
In the recently released Chambers Asia Pacific 2017 Guide Gall is ranked in the Dispute Resolution and Family/Matrimonial practice areas. Partners Nick Gall (Dispute Resolution) and Caroline McNally (Family/Matrimonial) are named as Leading Individuals in their respective practice areas.
Partner and Head of Family and Divorce Practice Caroline McNally has been elected Chairman of the Hong Kong Family Law Association (HKFLA) for 2017. Caroline has been a Committee member since 2015 and served as Honourable Secretary of the HKFLA during 2016.
Gall was delighted to support the recent celebrations marking the 30th anniversary of the Hong Kong Family Law Association (HKFLA), of which Partner Caroline McNally is the Honorary Secretary.As part of the celebrations, the HKFLA held a cocktail reception at The Helena May on Thursday 9 November and a gala dinner at The Hong Kong Club on Friday 10 November with Baroness Hale of Richmond in attendance as Guest of Honour. Caroline McNally, Lydia Pilati and Rachel Mocatta from Gall’s Family and Divorce practice were delighted to be involved in both events.
The 3-day conference was organised by the International Centre for Family Law, Policy and Practice and attended by judges, lawyers, academics and health professionals from 31 countries.
Partner and Head of Family and Divorce Practice Caroline McNally completed the Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice Training Course provided by the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals (IACP).
Caroline McNally attended the 6th LAWASIA Family Law & Children’s Rights Conference taking place in Hong Kong 9-11th June 2016. The conference was opened by The Hon Geoffrey Ma Tao-li, GBM QC SC and a passionate keynote presentation was given by Justice Sabrina McKenna, a judge of the Supreme Court of Hawaii. The conference will focus on modern family law issues including surrogacy, ethics, alternative dispute resolution and the rights of same-sex partners.
C5's 2nd Annual Fraud, Asset Tracing and Recovery Asia Conference was held in Hong Kong on 6th-7th June 2016. The leading event of its kind in the region, the conference brought together an international array of experts involved in fraud litigation and asset recovery to share their unique experiences and insights in this growing area.Caroline McNally, Head of Gall’s Family and Divorce Practice and Chris Wong, a fraud expert and also Head of China related Matters at Gall, gave a joint presentation on the topic "Asset Recovery in Matrimonial Disputes".