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Ernest Yang

Hong Kong, China Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Shipping: Litigation (International Firms) , Dispute Resolution: Arbitration (International Firms)
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Shipping: Litigation (International Firms) - China

Band 2

Ernest Yang is the department co-head who has substantial expertise in cross-border litigation and arbitration cases arising in the shipping sector. He offers standout experience in a broad range of contentious matters, including cargo, shipment and charter party disputes, as well as issues regarding shipbuilding projects.
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Dispute Resolution: Arbitration (International Firms) - China

Band 4

Ernest Yang leads the team and offers deep expertise in commercial arbitrations to a diverse clientele spanning the oil and gas, leisure and technology sectors. A market source declares him "someone who is great with clients, willing to get his hands dirty, and exceptionally talented."
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Ernest Yang is a partner based in Hong Kong. He practised in the London office of an international law firm from 1999 to 2005 (and in the Hong Kong office of the same firm from 2005 to 2007) before joining DLA Piper. Ernest heads the Litigation & Regulatory Group in Hong Kong and is also responsible for the International Arbitration practice in Asia. Ernest is also a qualified Solicitor Advocate in England and Wales.

Ernest's main area of practice is in commercial litigation and arbitration. He is experienced in handling international disputes covering areas such as sale of goods/trade and commodities, joint ventures, energy and offshore projects, international investment and technology. Ernest is experienced in handling arbitration disputes in a variety of venues including Beijing, Hong Kong, Singapore, London, and Stockholm before arbitral institutions such as the BIAC, CIETAC, HKIAC, ICC, LCIA, LMAA, SCC, SCMA, SHIAC and SIAC (in alphabetical order).

Since 2011, Ernest has started to accept appointments as arbitrator and was appointed as arbitrators in various jurisdictions (including as a sole arbitrator) on many occasions.

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International Arbitration 2021 in China

Authors: Ernest Yang, Xiaoshan Chen, Queenie Chan

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