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I-Ping Soong

Counsel, Hong Kong

Overview

Solicitor, Supreme Court of England and Wales
Solicitor, High Court of Hong Kong

Experience

I-Ping Soong is the co-author of Hong Kong Derivatives: Law & Practice, a legal book on derivatives law in Hong Kong. She advises on regulatory matters concerning over-the-counter derivatives, including on netting and collateral, clearing, reporting and related issues.

She advises on industry-standard documentation such as the ISDA Master Agreement as well as bespoke netting agreements. She also advises on equity, credit, market-access and fund-linked products across Asia as well as stock lending and repo documentation and has a great deal of experience in issues that arise when documenting derivatives with private banking clients.

Professional Experience
  • 2013 - present: Counsel, Linklaters, Hong Kong
  • 2007 to 2013 Managing Associate, Linklaters Hong Kong
  • 2005 - 2007 Director of Legal Research and Writing, The Department of Law, The University of Hong Kong
  • 2004 - 2005 Assistant Director of Legal Research and Writing, The Department of Law, The University of Hong Kong
  • 2000 - 2004 Associate, Allen & Overy, Hong Kong
  • 1998 - 2000 Associate, Slaughter and May, Hong Kong
  • 1998 - 2000 Trainee Solicitor, Slaughter and May, London
Education
  • 2000 - Hong Kong, Overseas Lawyers Qualification Examination
  • 1995 - 1996 The College of Law, London, Professional Legal Course
  • 1992 - 1995 Exeter College, Oxford, B.A. in Jurisprudence
Languages

English, Mandarin and Cantonese.