Administrative & Public Law, Arbitration, Appellate law (Civil and Criminal), Chancery, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Company & Insolvency, Construction & Engineering Disputes, Competition Law, Land & Property Law, Probate & Administration, Public and Private International Law, Tort & Personal Injuries, Trust Law
Adrian LoBack to Barrister search
Year of call: 2017 (Hong Kong)
Adrian is developing a broad practice and has been involved in cases concerning torts, company, land, trusts and probate matters. He has a particular interest in remedies-related issues.
Adrian obtained his LLB and PCLL from the University of Hong Kong. He then pursued an LLM at the London School of Economics, and graduated with distinction.
Adrian completed pupillage under the guidance of Mr Chan Chi Hung SC, Mr James Thomson, Mr Michael Arthur and Mr Jeffrey Tam.
In 2017-2018, Adrian served as a Judicial Assistant to the Court of Final Appeal, where he provided assistance to judges in substantive appeals, leave applications, and other publications.
Outside of his practice, Adrian is a part-time lecturer in tort law and business associations law at the University of Hong Kong.
Adrian is comfortable to make written submissions and conduct hearings in both English and Chinese. He has appeared in different levels of courts both as a led junior and an advocate in his own right.
2016, LLM (Distinction), London School of Economics and Political Science
2015, PCLL, The University of Hong Kong
2014, LLB, The University of Hong Kong
2020, Advanced Certificate in Trust Creation: Law and Practice (Distinction), Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
2021, Advanced Certificate in Company Law and Practice (Distinction), Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (MCIARB)
Member of the Hong Kong Bar Association Standing Committee on Legal Aid Reform
Affiliate Member of The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
Part-time Lecturer, Department of Law, University of Hong Kong (Business Associations Law and Tort Law) (2017 - present)
Part-time Lecturer, School of Law, City University of Hong Kong (Civil Procedure Law (JD) and Tort Law) (2018 - 2019)
Scholarships, prizes & honourable mentions:
2014 - 2015, Complianceplus Consulting Limited Prize for Pro-Bono Work in Clinical Legal Education
2012 - 2013, HKU Worldwide Scholarship
2010 - 2011, Deans Honours List
2010 - 2011, HKU Foundation Scholarships for Outstanding Students
English, Cantonese, Mandarin
Cases involved in:
Lo King Yeung v Eddie Chu Hoi Dick and anor  4 HKLRD 723
(Led by Mr. Jeffrey Tam)
Lo King Yeung v Eddie Chu Hoi Dick and anor (unrep., CAMP 18 & 19/2017, 6 November 2017)
(Led by Mr. Jeffrey Tam)
HKSAR v Moala Alipate  3 HKLRD 20
(Led by Mr. Gerard McCoy SC and Ms. Nisha Mohamed)
HKSAR v Chau Yiu Ming (2019) 22 HKCFAR 368,  HKCFA 39
(Led by Mr. Andrew Bruce SC and Mr. Richard Donald)
Hong Kong Cases (HKC)
Dr. Gerard “Gerry” McCoy SBS QC SC (General Editor (1993 - 2006)) and Dr. Nisha Mohamed (Case Reporter) and Alfred Y F SIT 薛有輝 (Case Reporter) and Private: Kim J McCoy (Case Reporter (2015 - present)) and Jacqueline Chan (Case Reporter) and Adrian Lo (Case Reporter) and Zoe M. McCoy (Case Reporter (2020 - present))
Hong Kong Law Reports and Digest (HKLRD)
Dr. Gerard “Gerry” McCoy SBS QC SC (General Editor (2007 - 2015)) and Private: Andrew Bruce SC (Head of Chambers) (Consultant Editor) and Daniel Hui (Consultant Editor (2012 - present)) and Adrian Lo (Case Reporter (2019 - present)) and Zoe M. McCoy (Case Reporter (2020 - present))