Silvia On is a registered foreign lawyer in the private wealth group of Stephenson Harwood based in Hong Kong. She advises individuals and families on their succession and estate planning needs. Her experience ranges from drafting wills for individuals to setting up complex structures for families. In particular, she has helped a number of wealthy families set up trust structures to hold the family’s wealth and to achieve the family’s succession needs. She also has worked and assisted family offices on a variety of matters, including helping one family set up a number of different trust structures to hold the family’s diversified assets and achieve the family’s philanthropic objectives. She also advises Hong Kong charities and advises on the setting up of Hong Kong charities.
She has been identified as an Associate to Watch by Chambers Asia Pacific from 2013 to 2015 in Private Client/Wealth Management, listed in the Citywealth Leaders List from 2013 to 2015, mentioned in The Legal 500 from 2013 to 2015, and mentioned in Tax Directors Handbook in 2014. She is also a fellowship of ACCA (Association of Certified Chartered Accountants) and a member of STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners).