Partner, Clifford Chance
Michael Wang is a partner in Clifford Chance’s Hong Kong litigation and dispute resolution practice. Admitted in Hong Kong in 2012, Michael is a native Mandarin speaker and is fluent in Cantonese.
Michael advises on a broad range of contentious regulatory matters and complex banking and commercial litigation. He regularly advises banks, investment funds, brokerages, asset managers and listed companies in a wide range of regulatory investigations and compliance issues, including market misconduct and manipulation, sponsor liability, electronic trading, reporting failures, insider dealing, operation of alternative liquidity pool, position limits reporting, facilitation trading, financial resources rules and listing rules compliance.
Michael also advises and represents banks and high net worth individuals in a number of high-profile court and tribunal hearings, both local and cross-border, involving mis-selling of structured products and general commercial disputes.
Michael is recognised in Who’s Who Legal as a Future Leader in Investigations and in The Legal 500, with clients praising him as ‘excellent’ and someone ‘who executes everything flawlessly’. He is also commended as ‘clever, hardworking and prepared to roll up [his] sleeves’.