Lewis Silkin’s International Desk in the UK works seamlessly with our regional office in Hong Kong to support clients based in the Asia Pacific region with their UK and European legal requirements as well as supporting business’ legal needs in Asia Pacific.
UK qualified employment lawyer Soyoung Lee, runs the Korea Desk. Soyoung has extensive experience working for many Korean organisations.
The Japan Business Group is led by Koichiro Nakada, with over 35 years’ experience of advising leading Japanese companies in the UK on their employment law and corporate requirements.
Other lawyers based in London are fluent Chinese and Japanese speakers. We also provide APAC-based businesses and individuals with advice on UK and European employment and global mobility law issues from our regional office in Hong Kong.
The Firm’s immigration lawyers regularly act for both Asia Pacific companies and individuals on their immigration issues in the UK and globally.
The Firm’s regional office in Hong Kong is headed by Immigration and Global Mobility partner, Antonia Grant with Kathryn Weaver, head of Hong Kong employment law. The Firm works closely in East Asia with leading regional firms many of which are fellow members of the leading employment law alliance Ius Laboris.