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Stephenson Harwood
18/F, UNITED CENTRE
95 QUEENSWAY
HONG KONG
Hong Kong
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Work Department

Finance

Position

Partner

Career

KT is a banking and finance partner specialising in international trade law and practice. KT is the former vice president and head of trade finance at Bank of America, in charge of credit, marketing and operations.

He is the Technical Adviser to ICC-HK’s Trade-based Anti-money Laundering Sub-committee, the co-chair of the ICC Consulting Group on the 2013 revision of the International Standard Banking Practice, a member of the ICC Consulting Group on the revision of UCP 500 and Forfaiting Rules and was a member of the ICC Documentary Instruments Dispute Resolution Expertise Rules (DOCDEX) revision project completed in 2014.

In addition, KT is a full member of the Academy of Experts on Banking and Structured Trade Finance, expert witness in Hong Kong and Chinese courts on banking and international trade matters, an arbitrator on receivable finance and credit insurance matters as well as an accredited mediator of Hong Kong International Arbitration centre and Law Society of Hong Kong.

KT has conducted over 750 legal and banking workshops in Asia, Europe, North America and South America since 1997.  Over 75,000 judges, lawyers, bankers and business executives have attended his workshops.

KT is also the author of “Leading Court Cases on Letters of Credit” and “UCP 600 – Legal Analysis and Case Studies”.

Languages

English, Mandarin, Cantonese