Alexander Tang

  • MA (Jurisprudence)(Oxon)
  • PCLL (HKU)
  • Member of the New York Bar

Year of call

  • 2011 (Hong Kong)

Profile

Alex graduated from the University of Oxford in 2005 and trained as a solicitor with Allen & Overy in 2006. He qualified as a corporate associate in 2008 and worked for 2 years with Latham & Watkins in Hong Kong, specializing on Listing Rules compliance and equity offerings.

In 2011 Alex decided to join the bar. Since then he has been involved in a wide variety of cases. These include company, insolvency/bankruptcy, commercial, matrimonial, and probate matters.

  • Middle Temple Advocacy Scholarship (2012)
  • JAC Hui Bon Hua Prize in Commercial Law and Practice
  • To Pui Kui v Hultucktong Co Ltd (FAMV 10,50/2015, 1 April 2016, HCA 51/2007, 6 January 2016) – family shareholding dispute 
  • China Metal Recycling v Chun Chi Wai (HCA 1412/2013, 12 October 2015, 10 March 2016) – breach of unless order – relief from sanction – default judgment - receivership
  • China Construction Bank (Asia) Corp Ltd v Shanghai Pudong Development Bank Co Ltd (HCA 1323/2014, 11 December 2015, 20 January 2016) – forum conveniens dispute 
  • Lee Bing Fai Stephen v Hong Kong Automobile Association (HCA 25/2015, 4 December 2015) – sports law – stay of Court proceedings in favour of local proceedings
  • L v G Ltd (HCCW 318/2015, 4 November 2015) – foreign provisional liquidators – Hong Kong Court assistance
  • Super Worth International Ltd v Commissioner of Independent Commission against Corruption (HCMP 1320/2012, 3 July 2015) – search and seizure – criminal warrants - legal professional privilege 
  • Yeung Kwok Keung Dennis v Chiropractors Council of Hong Kong (CACV 104/2014, 11 May 2015) – appeal from Chiropractors Council – medical negligence
  • Re Asia Television Limited [2015] 1 HKLRD 607 – shareholders dispute
  • Cheng Ngar Man v Vishal Prakash Melwani (CACV 274/2013, 5 October 2015) – family dispute – constructive/resulting trusts
  • Basab Inc. v Superb Glory Holdings Limited (HCA 6/2014, 4 December 2014; CACV 256/2014, 22 May 2015) – company law - reflective loss
  • Wu Yang v Dayuan International Development Ltd (HCCW 103/2015, 2 April 2015) – shareholders dispute / Mareva injunction
  • Grand Field Group Holdings Limited v Chu King Fai (HCA 771/2009, 17 June 2014) – breach of fiduciary duties
  • Z v Z (HCMC 6/2011, 3 October 2012) – family law - jurisdiction
  • Speaker on “Winding Up Companies in Hong Kong: Overview and Current Issues” (with Ms. Ebony Ling and Mr. Jason Yu)