Current position: Senior Partner
Principal practice areas/industry focus: Banking & Commercial, Insolvency & Corporate Restructuring, Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Criminal Litigation, Intellectual Property & Technology
Career highlights: Ludwig Ng holds a master degree in law from the University of Hong Kong. After receiving his early training from prestigious firms in Hong Kong and practiced as a barrister, Ludwig founded ONC Lawyers with his partners in 1993. Ludwig’s major areas of practice is insolvency, corporate restructuring and corporate disputes. Under his leadership, the firm has a thriving practice advising insolvency practitioners in Hong Kong and overseas in all aspects of their practice, particularly on investigation of corporate fraud, assets tracing and recovery, actions against former company officers, cross-border insolvency, individual bankruptcy, corporate restructuring and shareholder disputes. The firm also represents banks, financial institutions and substantial creditors in protecting their rights in the insolvency of their customers. Apart from insolvency, Ludwig is also experienced in the whole spectrum of civil and criminal matters, particularly corporate fraud, defamation, media law and intellectual properties.
Outside the firm, Ludwig is a member of the Law Society Insolvency Law Committee, and examiner of the Overseas Lawyers Qualification Examinations and moderator of PC (Law) Examination of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Ludwig is one of the few solicitors in Hong Kong awarded the Higher Rights of Audience, which entitles him to appear as an advocate in all courts up to the Court of Final Appeal.
Ludwig has previously contributed articles to legal publications. He is an editor and contributor to the book: “Reforming Law Reform” published by HKU Press in 2014 and the co-author of the Hong Kong Corporate Insolvency Manual 4th ed (published in May 2018), which is the standard reference for insolvency practitioners in Hong Kong.
Ludwig is selected by AsiaLaw Profiles and Chambers and Partners as a leading lawyer in the fields of Dispute Resolution and Restructuring & Insolvency in the Asia Pacific Region.
Asialaw Leading Lawyer 2018 in Restructuring & Insolvency