About Gilt Chambers

One of the largest chambers in Hong Kong, with a diverse range of barristers equipped with specific skills for every legal scenario.

Gilt Chambers is a leading set of Chambers in Hong Kong. Members have consistently been instructed in high profile and ground breaking cases over the years and are at the forefront of the law.

Members of Gilt Chambers’ have a diverse range of backgrounds and experience. Many are former government counsel and have substantial experience in prosecution and other public policy legal areas. In addition to legal practice, Members have been appointed to judicial or statutory bodies, acting as chairmen or members. Other members have gained substantial experience in other fields such as technology research before qualifying as barristers. One member was, prior to qualifying as a barrister, a well-known Hong Kong movie star.

Many of Gilt Chambers’ members have written leading legal textbooks. The founders of the chambers, Dr Gerard McCoy SC and Andrew Bruce SC are the authors of Bruce & McCoy on Criminal Evidence. Other books published by members of chambers include books on the Hong Kong Basic Law, cyber law, patent litigation and international arbitration.

Gilt Chambers takes pride in the diversity of interests and practices of its members which fosters a culture of innovative thinking allowing members to assist in providing the best service to clients, the profession and the public.


Members of Gilt Chambers’ have a diverse range of backgrounds and experience. Many hold qualifications outside of law, or have worked in other industries and apply this wide range of knowledge to their everyday practice.

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Our members have a wide range of practice areas within Hong Kong and internationally.


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