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Expert resume of Chin Chong Liew

Partner at Linklaters LLP Hong Kong


Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales(1997), Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Hong Kong (1996), Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya (1991), Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand (1990)


A partner in Linklaters’ capital markets practice. Widely recognised as a market leader in sophisticated derivatives products, has considerable experience in over-the-counter derivatives, structured equity, structured credit, market access and fund-linked products across Asia. Also advises on a wide range of international capital markets transactions including straight debt issues, equity-linked issues and tax-based transactions.

Has been closely involved in the development of derivatives and structured products in China since 1995. He advised a number of claimants in GITIC’s insolvency in 1998 including on the first two swap litigations in China. He has also worked closely with ISDA and market participants on a number of structural developments in China (including the new derivatives regulations and the ongoing Bankruptcy Law reform) and elsewhere in the region.