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Owen Tse, Partner


Hong Kong since 2008

Areas of Practice

Cross border dispute resolution
Intellectual property
Litigation and arbitration
Regulatory compliance

Education and Qualification

LLB (Hons), University of London
BSc (Surveying) (Hons), University of Hong Kong
Registered Professional Surveyor (Quantity Surveying)
Notary Public

Contact Details

(852) 2522 9183
(852) 2845 9205
Owen Tse is a partner of Vivien Chan & Co. He has been recognized as the Dispute Resolution Leading Lawyer in Asialaw Leading Lawyers since 2015.

With over 10 years of practices in law, Owen is highly experienced in handling matters of multi-jurisdictional dispute resolution, intellectual property, regulatory compliance and construction. He has acted for a listed company subsidiary in disputes with the PRC vendor and the management buyouts of PRC businesses. He also advised on disputes arising from the pre-listing restructuring. He has assisted international brands in franchise and licence disputes as well as intellectual property rights infringement litigations. He also advised prominent individuals in high profile shareholders’ disputes, defamation and matrimonial proceedings. His experience in regulatory compliance includes food and drug regulations, privacy laws, trade promotion regulations, pyramid selling prohibition laws and SFC regulations.

Owen obtained his law degree from the University of London and is admitted in Hong Kong. He is also a notary public and qualified quantity surveyor. He is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese.

International Professional Membership

The Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors (MHKIS)
RICS Chartered Qualification (MRICS)

Honor / Awards

2015 - 2020
Asialaw Leading Lawyers, Dispute Resolution Leading Lawyers
2015 - 2018
Asialaw Leading Lawyers, Intellectual Property Leading Lawyers

Latest Speeches

VCC Greater China Webinar Series, June 2021

Unfair Competition: Last But Powerful Resort to Infringement in China

VCC Greater China Webinar Series, March 2021

Acing the China Market – Our Insider Guide to Brand Protection

VCC Greater China Webinar Series, December 2020

To Sue or Not to Sue: 10 Most Common Questions Asked by Clients on Trademark Litigation in China

VCC Greater China Webinar Series, October 2020

Winning the “Battle” Against Counterfeits and Knockoffs in the Greater China Region

VCC Greater China Webinar Series, September 2020

Your Kit to Combating Trademark Squatters in China

Latest Publications

VCC Newsletter Issue 05, 2021

VCC Newsletter Issue 03, 2021

Managing IP COVID-19 Series

COVID-19: The impact on IP law and practice in Hong Kong

VCC Newsletter Issue 07, 2020

VCC Newsletter Issue 03, 2020

VCC Newsletter Issue 11, 2019