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Alexander Tang

T: +852 2533 2881 Email Alexander | Vcard Office: Hong Kong

Awards

GRR 30 2019 – The World's Top 30 Law Firms for Cross-Border Insolvency and Restructuring

GRR 30 2019 – The World's Top 30 Law Firms for Cross-Border Insolvency and Restructuring

Alexander Tang Senior associate

Contact details

Alexander Tang

Alexander Tang
Senior associate

T: +852 2533 2881 Email Alexander | Vcard Office: Hong Kong

Alexander is a senior associate on the litigation team. He practices general commercial litigation with particular focus on contentious corporate insolvency cases, shareholder disputes, arbitration and construction disputes. He also advises clients in defamation cases.
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Alexander holds a special qualification in insolvency awarded by the HKICPA and is a member of INSOL and the Restructuring and Insolvency Faculty of HKICPA.

Alexander is a fellow member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, a member of Engineers Australia and a member of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers.

Outside his job, Alexander has taken up appointments within the government as an adjudicator of the Registration of Persons Tribunal and as a member of the Appeal Panel (Housing).

He is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

Awards

GRR 30 2019 – The World's Top 30 Law Firms for Cross-Border Insolvency and Restructuring

GRR 30 2019 – The World's Top 30 Law Firms for Cross-Border Insolvency and Restructuring

Latest news & insights

17 Jul 2019

From Insights

破产法动态 — 香港法庭确认破产后排除权合同条款的有效性

Hsin Chong Construction Company Limited [2019] 原诉法庭 1531 (判决日期2019年6月13日)

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01 Jul 2019

From News

Going concerns - July 2019

Welcome to the second edition of Going concerns, where we strive to bring you the latest updates on restructuring and insolvency law.

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24 Jun 2019

From Insights

Hong Kong Court validates contractual clause providing for exclusion rights upon insolvency

Hsin Chong Construction Company Limited [2019] HKCFI 1531 (date of judgment 13 June 2019)

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13 Jul 2018

From Insights

Winding-up petitions and arbitration agreements

In a recently reported judgment the Companies Court has brought Hong Kong law into alignment with Singapore and England when considering the effect of an arbitration a..

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15 Jan 2018

From Insights

Cross border restructuring in Hong Kong aided by common law judicial assistance to foreign liquidators

This is the first Hong Kong decision where a scheme of arrangement was sanctioned by the Hong Kong Court following a letter of request from a foreign Court.

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02 Aug 2017

From Insights

Cross border insolvency – The three core requirements post Yung Kee

In two recent judgments, the Companies Court and the Court of Appeal have considered the Court’s power to wind up foreign companies in Hong Kong.

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13 Jun 2017

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Creditors allowed to take over the company’s proceedings from the liquidators

This is the first decision where the Hong Kong Court has granted leave to creditors or members of a company to defend an action in the name of a company in liquidation..

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28 Nov 2016

From Insights

Cross border insolvency – private examination powers granted to foreign liquidators

This is the first Hong Kong decision where the Hong Kong Court has granted powers to foreign liquidators permitting them to orally examine a company director in Hong K..

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25 Nov 2015

From Insights

Bankruptcy provision held unconstitutional by the CFA

On 5 November 2015, the Court of Final Appeal held unanimously that s30A(10(a) of the Bankruptcy Ordinance (Cap. 6) was unconstitutional.

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23 Nov 2015

From Insights

Yung Kee – the end of a saga

On 11 November 2015, the Court of Final Appeal unanimously decided that it is just and equitable to make a winding up order against Yung Kee Holdings Limited (incorpor..

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12 Nov 2015

From Insights

Hong Kong cross border insolvency

Should a creditor of a foreign company with assets in Hong Kong apply for provisional liquidators in the Hong Kong Court pending the determination of the same applicat..

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13 May 2015

From Insights

Application by foreign administrators

The Joint Administrators of African Minerals Limited (in administration) v Madison Pacific Trust Limited and others – HCMP 865 of 2015 (date of judgment 16 April 2015)..

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04 May 2015

From Insights

Bankruptcy (Amendment) Bill 2015

Malcolm Kemp and Alexander Tang write on the Bankruptcy (Amendment) Bill 2015

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03 Apr 2015

From Insights

Listed company wound up in Hong Kong on the grounds of public interest

We look at a listed company which wound up in Hong Kong on the grounds of public interest.

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02 Mar 2015

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Assets realised by provisional liquidators chargeable with ad valorem fees

We look at an appeal case - MF Global HK Limited and MF Global Holdings HK Limited (CACV 251/2012 and CACV 252/2012 heard together) - judgment dated 2 March 2015.

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02 Mar 2015

From Insights

Reportage as a defence in defamation cases accepted by the Hong Kong Courts

In this litigation bulletin, Malcolm Kemp and Alexander Tang look at reportage as a defence in defamation cases.

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