Zhao Rong specialises in complex, high value, cross-border disputes. He is an expert in contentious matters and he regularly represents Chinese enterprises in contentious, multi-jurisdictional commercial litigation, arbitration and mediation.
Zhao Rong joined Maples and Calder (Hong Kong) LLP in 2017. He was previously a senior associate at DLA Piper Hong Kong and, before that, worked at other international law firms in Hong Kong. He completed his pupillage at Rajah & Tann in Singapore and joined its Shipping and International Trade Department on qualification in 2006 where he practised as a disputes lawyer.
National University of Singapore, LLB, 2005 (Hons) (Dean's List)
Zhao Rong is fluent in Putonghua and Cantonese.
2015 - Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
2013 - CEDR Accredited Mediator
2006 - Admitted as an advocate and solicitor of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Singapore (not practising)
2008 - Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales (not practising)
2016 - Admitted as a solicitor of the High Court of Hong Kong (not practising)