About Us 2021-01-29T17:27:08+00:00

About Us

Providing comprehensive real estate legal services drawing on decades of experience, professional expertise, innovative thinking and global connections

Simon Reid-Kay and his long-established team offer high quality bespoke real estate legal services to a wide range of clients in Hong Kong and Asia Pacific. All with agility, independence and a commitment to the highest-quality of service.

Simon Reid-Kay & Associates covers the full spectrum of real estate legal services, from leasing and landlord and tenant to investment and M&A, to fund structuring and REITs.

Simon has a deserved reputation as one of Hong Kong’s leading real estate specialist lawyers and is extremely well connected in Hong Kong and Asia-Pacific. Working with his long established team, Simon continues to provide blue-chip advice on some of the largest, most complex and high-profile real estate projects.

Respected for its successful track record and years of “seen it all” experience, Simon Reid-Kay & Associates is the go-to law firm for the highest level of legal services in many areas.

Wealth of experience

Decades of top-tier, high-level casework that has fundamentally shaped the landscape of Hong Kong and the region. Simon wrote the lease used by one of Hong Kong’s foremost landlords that has become a model adopted by many landlords in Hong Kong.


Close local and international relationships cultivated over many years with landlords, developers, banks, fund managers, real estate agents, architects, designers, planners, financiers and government departments.

Trust and Integrity

High standards of ethics and professionalism; Simon is a member of the Hong Kong Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal and an Examiner for the Overseas Lawyers’ Qualification Examination Board.


Taking a pioneering 360˚ view; not afraid to think outside of the box and stretch the boundaries, but never at the expense of the most direct solutions.


We stay current with local legislative and regulatory developments, enabling us to foresee issues and provide cost-efficient advice.

Understanding you

We speak your language and quickly grasp your requirements. We also recognize and anticipate issues from all sides; and we offer business-driven advice.


Able to work to meet tight deadlines in a calm and professional manner.

Tight-knit team

A strong, cohesive team with roots going back over 20 years providing dedicated client service.

Professional credentials

Qualified in Hong Kong, England & Wales, Scotland and Australia.


Able to work with all kinds of clients emphasizing impartiality, objectivity and open-mindedness.


Providing value on many levels, including meeting our clients’ expectations with highly competitive rates.


Down-to-earth, straightforward and pragmatic; focused on getting results; keeping things simple and understandable.


English, Cantonese and Mandarin speakers.