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Delpha’s practice is built on over 25 years’ of experience advising on corporate and corporate finance transactions in Greater China. She has been a partner of Reed Smith Richards Butler since 1999 and specialises in private and public M&A (including reverse takeovers that are deemed new listings on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange), corporate governance, secondary financing issues (equity, convertible and debt securities), corporate and capital reorganisations, direct investment transactions, initial public offerings on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and post-listing advisory work (including work on resumption proposals and Exchange disciplinary proceedings).


  • University of Hong Kong, 1990, Postgraduate Certificate in Laws
  • University of Hong Kong, 1990, Bachelor of Law

  • England und Wales
  • Hongkong

  • Member of The Law Society of Hong Kong 
  • Member of The Law Society of England & Wales

  • Cantonese
  • Englisch
  • Mandarin


  • Listed as Highly regarded in IFLR1000 Global for Hong Kong Capital Markets: Equity, 2020-2024
  • Ranked in Chambers Global for China Corporate/M&A: Highly Regarded (International Firms), 2020-2021
  • Ranked in Chambers Greater China Region for China Corporate/M&A: Highly Regarded (International Firms): Hong Kong-based, 2020-2022
  • Recognised practitioner for Corporate (including M&A) and Capital markets (equity) - Legal 500 Asia Pacific
  • Named by Asian Legal Business as "First Client Choice Hot 75" in 2013