Lai, Voon Keat – Stephenson Harwood


Voon is the managing partner of Stephenson Harwood in Greater China and a senior corporate partner based in Hong Kong with a strong emphasis on international corporate finance, commercial contracts and technology practice.


He has broad experience in fund raising, cross-border restructuring, acquisitions and disposal of assets and shares, joint ventures and securities law, much of which relates to listed company clients. He also assists listed clients, both in Hong Kong and internationally, with on-going regulatory and compliance matters. Apart from mainstream corporate/commercial work, Voon is actively involved in the firm’s business technology practice and advises on commercial agreements and contracts involving e-commerce businesses, software and website design and technology agreements.


Voon has an MBA from Ashridge Business School and a working experience as a corporate planning manager in a financial institution, which enable him to be particularly aware of his clients’ broader business needs.


Voon is ranked as an AsiaLaw leading lawyer for general corporate practice. He is also ranked as a leading individual by Chambers Global for capital markets and corporate M&A.