Mr Yang practises international commercial law in Hong Kong and Canada since 1980. He is a partner at Zhong Lun Law Firm (Formerly Boughton Peterson Yang Anderson), Solicitors and founder of ADR International Limited (provider of ADR services: consultancy, training and neutrals).
Mr Yang is recognised as one of the world’s leading commercial mediator by Who’s Who Legal for 2016 and annually since the list was first compiled in 2012. Disputes handled by Mr. Yang exceed one billion US dollars.
He was educated in Hong Kong and Canada (BSc, LLB) and received mediation training from Canada, United States (Notre Dame Law School, Pepperdine University (Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution), Australia and Hong Kong.
His diverse background in science, computing, business and law coupled with his fluency in English and three Chinese dialects (Cantonese, Mandarin, Shanghainese) enables him to work between different cultures, languages and subject matters.
Mr Yang has significant experience dealing with international commercial disputes in many disciplines as a facilitative, evaluative or transformative mediator.