Carson Wong is an associate in the Hong Kong office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Corporate Department.

Mr. Wong's practice focuses on capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, and other general corporate matters. His experience includes advising issuers and underwriters in initial public offerings and dual listings on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited and post-listing compliance matters.

Mr. Wong’s recent representative experience, includes advising:

Capital Markets

  • Tianqi Lithium, a leading global lithium producer, on its HK$13.5 billion (US$1.7 billion) H share initial public offering on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited.
  • SGX Catalist-listed LHN Limited on its HKD79.8 million dual listing offering on the Main Board of Hong Kong Stock Exchange*
  • Minsheng Education Group Company Limited on its HKD1.4 billion initial public offering on the Main Board of Hong Kong Stock Exchange*
  • China New Higher Education Group Limited on its HKD796 million initial public offering on the Main Board of Hong Kong Stock Exchange*
  • The underwriters on the HKD76.8 million initial public offering of AL Group Limited on the GEM of Hong Kong Stock Exchange*
  • 361 Degrees on its issuance of US$400 million notes*
  • A Hong Kong and Shanghai dual-listed financial institution on its attempted spin-off*

Private Equity/M&A

  • Hendale Capital on its investment in NinePoint Medical, a US-based medical device company*
  • A vendor on a sale of an over RMB100 million worth PRC tourism business*
  • The founder of a Hong Kong-based technology company on a shareholder dispute following private equity investments in form of convertible bonds*
  • A well-known YouTuber on the formation of a joint venture with a global entertainment company*

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham

Bar Qualification

  • Hong Kong (Solicitor)

Education

  • PCLL, The University of Hong Kong, 2015
  • J.D., The University of Hong Kong, 2014
  • Bachelor of Business Administration, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2012
    First Class Honors

Languages Spoken

  • Chinese (Cantonese)
  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • English