Philip Tang is a highly experienced litigator with a background in the government and judiciary of Hong Kong.  He joined Hampton, Winter and Glynn’s Litigation Department in 1997.

 

Philip started his career as a Judicial Clerk in the Supreme Court of Hong Kong.  Upon qualification as a solicitor, he worked as a Crown Counsel in criminal prosecution with the Hong Kong Department of Justice.

 

Philip was admitted as a solicitor in Hong Kong in 1990.  He is a Civil Celebrant of Marriages.  He is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese. 

 

Philip’s practice areas are:

 

Civil Litigation:

  • Banking, finance and investment disputes
  • Commercial fraud Investigations
  • Conflict of laws
  • Construction disputes
  • Contracts disputes
  • Court of Protection applications for the appointment of committees under the Mental Health Ordinance – and support to those committees
  • Debt recovery
  • Defamation
  • Insolvency and bankruptcy
  • Insurance claims
  • International trade and sales of goods
  • Joint Venture disputes
  • Partnership and shareholders disputes
  • Personal injury and fatal accidents
  • Professional negligence
  • Securities disputes

 

 

Criminal Litigation:

  • Commercial fraud, blackmail, CCB investigations
  • Offences under the Securities and Futures Ordinance
  • ICAC investigations
  • Intellectual property rights offences
  • Traffic offences
  • Murder and manslaughter
  • Offences against the person
  • Theft, robbery, burglary and handling stolen goods
  • Sexual offences
  • Drug related offences

 

Contacts:

Telephone: (852) 2847 2367
Fax: (852) 2524 9299
Email: philip.tang@hwg-law.com