John Lo - Jonathan Lea Network

John Lo

Senior Corporate and Commercial Solicitor

John is a dual qualified solicitor in Hong Kong (2008) and England and Wales (2010) with 15 years of experience to advise on a variety of corporate finance matters for private and quoted clients ranging from startups, SMEs to MNCs, including equity and debt issues as well as complex onshore and cross-border mergers and acquisitions.

John also advises on a broad spectrum of commercial law, such as commercial agreements, shareholders’ agreements, employee incentive schemes and share charges.

Before moving to the UK in March 2023, John had been a partner of a leading middle-sized law firm with more than 25 fee earners and over 70 staff members based in Hong Kong and Shanghai.

John is trilingual – he can speak fluent English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

Practice areas

  • Corporate finance and commercial


  • P.C.LL., University of Hong Kong (equivalent to the LPC)
  • C.P.E. (with Commendation), Manchester Metropolitan University
  • B.A. (Hons) in Public and Social Administration (First Class Honour), City University of Hong Kong


John is a passionate sports fan keen on football, basketball and baseball since his childhood. During football seasons, you will often see him groundhopping across the country in hope of joining “The 92 Club” one day.

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