Clifford Ng

Co-Managing Partner  |  Zhong Lun Law Firm
JURISDICTIONS QUALIFIED IN

Hong Kong
England and Wales
Canada

TOP 3 AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Family business governance
Asset holding structures
Family office

Q&A

What has been the highlight of your practice over the past 12 months?

I have provided strategic advice on cross-border transactions and investments, tax, regulatory, estate planning, asset preservation, governance. Some of my highlights include advising a large family office with over USD4 billion in assets in Hong Kong, UK, and Canada in succession planning and management and investment matters, as well as advising on the setting up of a trust structure for the acquisition of a hotel worth approximately USD250 million in Canada.

What advice would you give rising stars/new lawyers in the private client world?

If you are a “rising star”, you probably know and live by this already: Always be learning.

What is your favourite quote?

“Illegitimi non carborundum.”