Basil Hwang is the Managing Partner of Anjie Law Firm’s Hong Kong office.
Basil is a specialist in financial markets regulation and transactions. He represents clients on financial markets regulation and transactions including takeovers to public companies and corporate finance transactions. He regularly advises on regulatory matters across the region, including regulation of corporations and individuals licensed under the SFO and regulated by the SFC, and financial institutions authorized by the HKMA.
According to Chambers Global, Basil is recognized by clients for his business insight and the quality of his advice, his familiarity with regulations and business practices in China and Hong Kong, and his ability to reliably and successfully execute transactions.
Chambers Global has ranked him as one of the leading individuals for investment funds, noting that “market sources single out Basil Hwang for his in-depth knowledge of the Hong Kong legal and business market and good local connections.” Chambers also recognized Basil as “a ‘responsive and accessible lawyer’ whose focus lies on private fund work.”
Prior to founding Anjie’s Hong Kong office, he was the managing partner of a US law firm for several years and director and general counsel of several Hong Kong and Singapore listed companies.
Basil is admitted to practice law in Hong Kong, England and Wales and Singapore, and speaks fluent English, Mandarin and Cantonese.