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Andrew Wood

Maples and Calder (Hong Kong) LLP
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Associate
Hong Kong
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Expertise

Andrew's practice focuses on investment funds for Asian clients and includes advising on all aspects relating to the formation and maintenance of both private equity and hedge funds. In addition, he advises on a broad spectrum of matters, including downstream corporate and finance transactions, public and private mergers and acquisitions, as well as on general corporate law.

Professional Background

Andrew joined Maples and Calder (Hong Kong) LLP in 2017.  Prior to that, Andrew was Counsel at Haiwen & Partners in Hong Kong and spent over six years in the Hong Kong office of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer.

Education

Robinson College, University of Cambridge, UK, BA (Hons), Oriental Studies (Chinese), 2006
BPP Law School, UK, Graduate Diploma in Law, 2007
BPP Law School, UK, Legal Practice Course, 2008
Robinson College, University of Cambridge, UK, MA, Oriental Studies (Chinese), 2009

Languages

Andrew is fluent in Mandarin.

Professional / Civic Activities

Law Society of England & Wales
Law Society of Hong Kong

Bar Admissions

2010 – Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales (registered in Hong Kong as an English solicitor (not advising on English Law))
2016 – Admitted as a solicitor in Hong Kong (not practising)

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