Adrian Elms is an Of Counsel in the Litigation & Regulatory group of DLA Piper Hong Kong. Adrian regularly advises financial institutions on regulatory and compliance matters. 

He has extensive experience in assisting companies and their executives on investigations conducted by the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, the Independent Commission Against Corruption, and the Commercial Crimes Bureau. He is a recommended lawyer for regulatory in the 2016 edition of Legal 500.

Adrian has also advised both Chinese and international clients on contentious matters ranging from commercial litigations, shareholders' disputes, and contentious insolvencies.