General Practice

As one of Hong Kong’s leading law firms, Vincent T. K. Cheung, Yap & Co. also offers comprehensive legal advice across a wide range of additional areas of law on behalf of both commercial and private clients.

Our teams of solicitors have extensive experience across all these different areas, enabling us to deliver dynamic, fully integrated solutions whether at national or international level.

We provide services regarding:

  • Employment
  • Environmental protection
  • Family Practice
  • Intellectual Property including trademarks, patents and copyright
  • Media and entertainment
  • Notary Public
  • Taxation planning & wealth management
  • Wills, probate and succession

Employment

We cover the full range of employment issues in Hong Kong, including drafting and amending of employment contracts and service agreements and other employment related agreements. We advises clients on rights, obligations and other issues on the part of employers and employees, under the Employment Ordinance, Employees Compensation Ordinance, Minimum Wage Ordinance and the laws on discrimination.

Intellectual Property

We practise in the registration of various intellectual property rights (trademarks, patents, design and copyright) as well as the assignment, renewal and licensing of those rights in Hong Kong and worldwide. We advise clients on protection and enforcement, as well as contentious intellectual property and related copyright issues.

Notary Public

We are notary public authorized to prepare, authenticate and attest writings and documents for use outside Hong Kong. The types of documents which required to be notarially certified mainly include declarations, certifications, powers of attorney and deeds.

By the signature and official seals of our notary publics, we offer services of certifying the signature and execution of documents, verifying the identity of persons and certifying the legal acts and actions.

Wills, Probate and Succession

We advise on, and prepare, wills in accordance with clients’ wishes and instructions, and witness the signing of wills. We assist clients with application for grant of probate from the High Court, and through our connections with tax advisors worldwide, we pursue multi jurisdictions succession planning.