Milton is the Global Chair of Baker McKenzie. He has consistently been recognized as a leading lawyer in his field by Chambers Asia Pacific, Legal 500 Asia Pacific and IFLR1000. He is the Firm’s representative on the Council of Governors of the Asian Public Real Estate Association. Legal 500 Asia Pacific has acknowledged him as "The pioneer of Hong Kong REITs."
Mr. Cheng has considerable experience in mergers and acquisitions, real estate investment trusts, financial services regulation, corporate finance and corporate restructurings. He regularly advises clients — including REIT and other asset managers, financial institutions, multinationals and Hong Kong-listed groups — on a wide range of acquisition, REIT, restructuring, regulatory and corporate finance matters.