Matthew Lau

Partner | Hong Kong | 852 25850850
852 25850850
I translate complex tax rules from multiple jurisdictions into decision points and action paths.

中文 | English

Matthew’s practice focuses on the tax structuring of cross–border M&A transactions and corporate reorganizations, particularly involving the United States, China, Japan, and the rest of the Asia–Pacific region. He also regularly advises U.S. and Asia–based fund sponsors and institutional investors on tax issues related to the formation of, and investments in, private equity funds, venture capital funds, real estate funds, and other co–investment vehicles and alternative investment products.

Matthew also has extensive experience advising leading insurers on warranty and indemnity policies for M&A transactions in Asia and the United States. He has represented multinational corporations and funds in transactions across more than 30 jurisdictions. Matthew advises clients from a wide range of industries, including consumer, energy, health care, media, natural resources, real estate, technology, and telecommunications.

Matthew is a Registered Foreign Lawyer with the Law Society of Hong Kong.

While at Columbia Law School, Matthew was a three–year Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar.

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