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Viola Jing

Of Counsel

Hong Kong

Jing Viola
Viola Jing

Of Counsel

Hong Kong

Viola is Of Counsel in A&O’s Restructuring and Recovery Group. She advises and assists debtors, secured and unsecured creditors, coordinating committees, creditors’ committees, debtors and insolvency practitioners on all aspects of financial restructuring and insolvency cases, and has particular experience in bankruptcy and insolvency litigation. 

Viola has worked on restructurings, insolvencies and workouts in a wide range of industries and jurisdictions. Recent experience includes representing a leading PRC financial institution as a major creditor on the global debt restructuring of a borrower covering US, Cayman, Luxembourg, Italy and Hong Kong, the steering committee of creditors on the successful restructuring of several hundred million USD of offshore debt of a major Chinese conglomerate, bondholders in the standstill negotiation and subsequent proposed restructuring of a HK listed entity through a reverse takeover structure and a major PRC state-owned bank and subsequently the receivers with the security enforcement against a borrower group whose material assets is a major real estate asset in Hong Kong.

Viola is qualified as a solicitor in Hong Kong and is awarded the status and title of SQ (Insolvency) by the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese.

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Publications: 18 SEPTEMBER 2020

Covid–19 coronavirus update: an overview of European Commission State aid decisions (updated 18 Sept 2020)

Under State aid rules, UK and EEA Member State governments may not generally provide selective assistance to businesses without prior approval from the European Commission (EC). This includes…

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Publications: 18 SEPTEMBER 2020

Key Regulatory Topics: Weekly Update 11-17 September 2020

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Podcast - Keepwell arrangement claim rejected by bankruptcy administrator of Peking University Founder Group: What does this mean for offshore creditors with keepwell deeds?

Publications: 31 AUGUST 2020

Podcast - Administrator for PUFG rejects keepwell arrangement claims: What does this mean for offshore creditors with keepwell deeds?

The bankruptcy administrator of Peking University Founder Group Company Limited (PUFG) has decided (the Decision) to reject claims submitted by the Trustee under the keepwell deeds and deeds of equity…

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Publications: 02 MARCH 2020

Hong Kong recognises administrators appointed under the Enterprise Bankruptcy Act of the People’s Republic of China

On 15 January 2020, we published a newsflash regarding the decision of the Hong Kong Court of First Instance dated 13 January 2020 (Decision) on the recognition of the appointment of bankruptcy…

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Admitted as a Solicitor (Hong Kong), 2009


Diploma in Insolvency, Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, 2012

PCLL, Law, The University of Hong Kong, 2007

LLB, Law, The University of Hong Kong, 2006

B.Sc., Mathematics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2003