Offering bespoke & premium services for your legal needs
We are a boutique dispute resolution law firm dedicated to providing premium service and bespoke solutions to your legal problems.
We are fully committed to obtaining the best possible outcome for our clients, and will devote attention to understand our clients’ needs and objectives. Our structure allows our clients to have easy access to lawyers at every stage, and a high level of lead counsel involvement from the start of the matter.
Whether you are a minority shareholder, a senior executive needing to execute a severance agreement, an employee trapped in a non-compete clause, a spouse enveloped in a contentious matrimonial dispute or a litigant who is tired of paying legal fees for limited results with limited contact with your current lawyer, you can count on us to provide you with the personal attention and high quality work that you deserve. In every case that we take on, we will work together with you to develop the winning strategy to meet your objectives.
We offer litigation services for individuals and businesses alike. Each of our clients is equally important to us. We promise premium and effective service while maintaining high ethical standards.
Our lawyers are experienced in representing clients in trial and appellate litigation, as well as in hearings before various specialised and administrative tribunals.
Our major areas of practice include:
Mr Chiang CF
In the court room, Jacqueline was tenacious, smart and unbeatable. She out-researched, out-played and out-witted the opposing counsel and witnesses, and was tremendously successful in exposing falsehoods and presenting a truthful picture of events in court.
Divorces can end up being adversarial and mine was especially acrimonious. I was very impressed with Jacqueline's ability to come up with creative solutions to resolve deadlocks as well as reduce the tension in the process.
Despite coming up against lawyers from a large global firm specializing in motor accident claims, she managed to get a positive outcome for us, where the High Court held that we were only 10% liable for the accident, which was the lowest ever percentage given to a cyclist in a road traffic accident.
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