WHO ARE WE?

ELLALAN

We, ELLALAN, started off as a young intellectual property Hong Kong boutique and have now grown to be a vibrant full-service law firm with strong focuses in the fashion and luxury, technology, entertainment and life science sectors. We also have our own intellectual property agency in Beijing to best serve our clients’ IP needs in the Greater China Region and assist Mainland China clients to handle their overseas IP work.

We, ELLALAN, started off as a young intellectual property Hong Kong boutique and have now grown to be a vibrant full-service law firm with strong focuses in the fashion and luxury, technology, entertainment and life science sectors. We also have our own intellectual property agency in Beijing to best serve our clients’ IP needs in the Greater China Region and assist Mainland China clients to handle their overseas IP work.

Goals and Values

We believe bigger is not necessarily better. We strive to position ourselves uniquely to enable us to offer our clients top-tier firm’s quality and partners’ attention without compromising practicality and flexibility and also at competitive rates.

We pride ourselves on engineering options to reach clients’ goals in complex cases and adding value to our clients’ business strategies. Practical, efficient and quality are our hallmarks.

We are committed to make our team stronger, happier and better and help our clients succeed.

A Thriving and Award-Winning Team

We and our lawyers have received over 100 professional awards recognizing us as leaders in the Asia legal market, particularly regarding our renowned IP, technology and entertainment practices.

Many of our lawyers and professionals have substantial international firm experience and are committed to offer tailor-made solutions in a cost-effective manner and to serve our client’s legal and business needs with international dimensions.

We have a very diverse group of people with different backgrounds who are not just from law but also science and other relevant disciplines, such as biochemistry, pharmacy, computer forensic, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, finance, real estate, social science, translation and politics. Such a diverse background enables us to have a true and thorough understanding of the clients’ industries and real business needs. It is what the clients want nowadays.

Global Reach

Our professional team includes many multilingual speakers who have worked not only in Hong Kong, but also in Mainland China and overseas, giving them on-the-ground experience and familiarity with international laws, practices and regulations.

Our Track Record

  • Named “IP Firm of the Year (HK)” by Managing IP 2020
  • Named “Trademark Firm of the Year (HK)” by Asia IP 2019
  • Consistently ranked among the top law firms for IP enforcement and litigation as well as transactional work in Hong Kong
  • Recognized as Pro Bono and Community Service Gold Law Firm
  • An award-winning IP team with a high ratio of lawyers and professionals with science background
  • Advising more than 30 internationally renowned fashion and luxury brands on brand protection and anti-counterfeiting in Greater China
  • Assisting a global technology giant to handle their trademark, domain name and copyright portfolio in more than 66 countries
  • Representing more than 50 technology start-ups (including some unicorns) on different aspects, from incorporation to regulatory, from fund-raising to day-to-day business issues and from IP to IPO
  • Advised more than 100 public enterprises and 1,000 private companies
  • Acknowledged as one of the most active law firms in the entertainment sector, covering music and film contracts, movie investment and collaboration, music and film licensing and distribution, celebrities’ rights and defamation, and disputes between artists and managers.