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Athena Law

T: +852 2533 2826 Email Athena | Vcard Office: Hong Kong

Athena Law Associate

Contact details

Athena Law

Athena Law
Associate

T: +852 2533 2826 Email Athena | Vcard Office: Hong Kong

Athena is an associate in the Hong Kong office. She specialises in dispute resolution with practice focuses on cross-border contractual disputes, shareholders’ and directors’ disputes, criminal defence and regulatory investigations.
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Athena is versed in advising high-net-worth individuals, listed companies and multinational conglomerates in commercial disputes, non-contentious commercial matters and corporate governance.

Prior to joining Stephenson Harwood, Athena was an In-house Legal Counsel looking after Greater China operation and businesses for a respected tobacco company listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

  • Corporate crime and directors' criminal liability
  • Banking and financial services litigation
  • Commercial litigation

Represented a PRC director of a renowned pharmaceutical listed company in Hong Kong to apply for permission to leave Hong Kong from the ICAC.

Acted for a local famous property management company in Police and Fire Services Department investigations of a controversial fire accident in Hong Kong.

Advised various corporate clients in bribery investigations.

More: Corporate crime and directors' criminal liability

Advised a licensed corporation in relation to potential breaches of regulations.

Acted for licensed persons and traders in regulatory investigations.

Advised a Kuwait-based fund house in pursuing claims based on an indemnity for costs.

More: Banking and financial services litigation

Represented one of the shareholders of a PRC-based Hong Kong conglomerate in its applications for buyout order and injunction order against other shareholders.

Successfully assisted a NYSE-listed educational service corporation in reaching settlement with a leading global software provider.

Represented a strategic consultant in resisting conspiracy to injure claims relating to a hotel development project in Lushan, China.

More: Commercial litigation

  • Retail and luxury goods
  • Consumer

Successfully obtained default judgment and Garnishee Order Absolute for a renowned luxurious intimate apparel brand.

Represented an international music group’s subsidiary for a breach of contract claim concerning provision of karaoke videos in Hong Kong and Malaysia against a leading KMV promoter.

Successfully assisted a multinational modelling agency in reaching settlement with a Chinese modelling agency in regard to shares acquisition and assets transfer disputes.

Advised a tobacco company in relation to commercial matters and corporate governance.

Advised a well-known food and beverage group on commercial matters.

Advised a Dutch transnational consumer goods company on non-contentious intellectual property matters and unfair trade practices in Hong Kong.

More: Consumer

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