simon-hui

Fung (Simon) Hui

Partner
Not admitted to practice law in this jurisdiction

Biography

Simon Hui is a partner in Baker McKenzie’s Dispute Resolution Group in Shanghai. Mr. Hui is ranked among the leading lawyers for dispute resolution/regulatory and compliance in China by Chambers Asia Pacific, Chambers Global and Legal 500 Asia Pacific.

Practice Focus

Mr. Hui has 21 years of practice experience in commercial and insurance dispute resolution, regulatory and compliance.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Assisted a US-based aircraft leasing company to repossess an aircraft against a delinquent Chinese freight carrier. Assisted the US leasing company to participate in a bankruptcy proceedings in the PRC to recover the outstanding rental hire and repossession costs and expenses totaling USD 20 million.
  • Assisted a Lloyd's Syndicate in the handling of a multimillion-pound product liability claim against several animal feeds manufacturers in Hunan province.
  • Assisted a Swiss manufacturer of fuel injection machinery in a CIETAC arbitration proceeding against a local purchaser.
  • Assisted a major multinational pharmaceutical company to conduct a large scale anti-bribery/corruption internal investigation in respect of its business activities in China. Conducted interviews with employees, reviewed evidence and provided recommendations.
  • Assisted a major multinational pharmaceutical company in conducting a large-scale FCPA investigation in respect of its business activities in China. This includes interviewing key employees, conducting e-discovery, review evidence and providing recommendations.

Professional Honors

  • Leading Lawyer (Regulatory & Compliance, China) – Asia Pacific Legal 500 (2019)
  • Leading Lawyer (Dispute Resolution, China) – Asia Pacific Legal 500 (2019, 2018, 2017, 2016)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Law Society of Hong Kong - Member
  • Law Society of England & Wales - Member

Admissions

  • England & Wales~United Kingdom (1999)
  • Hong Kong (1995)

Education

  • The University of Hong Kong (LL.M.) (1996)
  • College of Law, Chester (1993)
  • University of East Anglia (LL.B.) (1992)

Languages

  • Cantonese
  • English
  • Mandarin