Howard Lau is a Senior Associate in the corporate and securities practice group of Vivien Teu & Co (in association with Llinks Law Offices). He specialises in corporate finance, capital markets and securities transactions including advising issuers and sponsors/underwriters on initial public offerings and listings on the Main Board and GEM Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, mergers and acquisitions, general corporate and commercial matters as well as regulatory and compliance counseling. He has experience in advising on transactions involving a wide variety of industry sectors such as manufacturing, mining, textile and garment, medical and pharmaceutical, software development and information technology.
Prior to joining us in 2015, Howard has served in various prominent Hong Kong and PRC law firms which have a major focus on Hong Kong IPO and capital markets practices, and has participated in over ten red-chip or H-share listing projects.
Howard obtained his bachelor of business administration and bachelor of laws degrees from the University of Hong Kong. He is admitted as a solicitor in Hong Kong, and is fluent in both Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese) and English.