Gall, a leading independent Hong Kong law firm focusing primarily on dispute resolution, announced today that Kelly Merris has joined the firm’s Family & Divorce practice as a Registered Foreign Lawyer (England & Wales). Previously she was working at Farrer & Co in London for five years.
Kelly’s practice focuses on high-net worth cases, financial proceedings, pre and post-nuptial agreements and children issues including parental alienation, allegations of abuse, and international relocations.
Commenting on the new appointment, Executive Partner Caroline McNally said: “Kelly joining the firm will add to the depth and knowledge of our team. She has unprecedented international experience primarily at one of England’s leading family law practices and an incredible track record – we are all delighted to welcome her onboard.”
Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales in 2017 and as a barrister and solicitor in the Supreme Court of Western Australia in 2012, Kelly received a joint undergraduate Bachelor of Law and Bachelor of Arts (Politics/Economics) degree from the University of Western Australia.
See Kelly’s full bio here.