ADRIAN TANG is a member of Sidley’s multidisciplinary China Corporate and Finance group. His practice focuses on contentious regulatory matters, commercial litigation, and international arbitration. Adrian has extensive experience in and frequently advises Hong Kong listed companies, PRC state-owned enterprises, and international investment banks in regulatory investigations conducted by regulatory and enforcement authorities, including the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, Securities and Futures Commission, and the Hong Kong Monetary Authority. Adrian has also worked closely with and acted for a number of multinational and Chinese companies, international banks, and high net-worth individuals in a broad range of commercial disputes, including cross-border contractual disputes, and joint venture and shareholder disputes, before the Hong Kong courts, arbitral tribunals and mediators. While working for the Dispute Resolution team at a Silver Circle firm, Adrian was seconded to a major international investment bank to work as an in-house counsel and gained valuable experience in handling a range of internal investigations, regulatory enquiries, and litigation matters.
Adrian was recently recognized as a key lawyer in Restructuring and Insolvency by Legal 500 Asia-Pacific 2023. In Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2023, he was described by his clients as “a resourceful and diligent lawyer with a promising future in the profession”.
Adrian is a native English and Cantonese speaker, and is fluent in Mandarin.