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Nicholas Lin


Personal Profile

Nicholas Lin is an Associate at Karas So LLP. He has experience in multi-jurisdictional commercial litigation, corporate insolvency, asset recovery and fraud related matters.

Nicholas has advised and represented clients in proceedings arising from major corporate collapses, involving cases of fraud, professional negligence against auditors, conspiracy, unjust assistance, knowing receipt, and breach of fiduciary duties by directors and other corporate officers. He also has experience in obtaining and defending against injunctive applications, such as freezing injunctions, disclosure orders, and orders for security.

Nicholas is fluent in English, Mandarin, and Cantonese. 

Key Experience

China Medical Technologies, Inc
Representing the court appointed liquidators of China Medical, a Cayman Islands company that was listed on NASDAQ, over its US$500 million collapse.

Pacific Andes Group
Representing the directors of a Hong Kong and Singapore-listed fish trading and processing group in defending against a claim alleging fraud and other misconduct and seeking damages of almost US$1 billion.

China Huishan Dairy
Advising the liquidators of a former Hong Kong listed company in relation to the investigation of potential claims

Recovery of funds
Representing an individual in the recovery of funds misappropriated in an investment scam.

Career History

  • Associate, Karas So LLP, 2022
  • Legal Assistant (pending admission), Karas So LLP, 2021
  • Trainee Solicitor, Lipman Karas, 2019
  • University of Hong Kong, Postgraduate Certificate in Laws (PCLL), 2019
  • King’s College London, Bachelor of Laws in Law, 2018