Year of call: 2006 (Hong Kong)

Kelvin enjoys a busy bilingual criminal practice as well as an employment law practice which spans from advising on contracts to labour law disputes and appeals.



Kelvin obtained his B.Com majoring in Economics, Finance and Marketing at the University of Toronto prior to studying law. Upon receiving his GDL in the United Kingdom and PCLL in Hong Kong, he began practice in 2006.

In his criminal practice, Kelvin predominantly conducts bilingual trials and appeals for the defence, while occasionally prosecutes for the Department of Justice on-fiat. Kelvin has also represented institutional clients at departmental proceedings as well as various tribunal hearings, including SFC enquiries.

In addition to his private practice, Kelvin had previously sat as a Deputy Magistrate and Deputy Presiding Officer at the Magistrates’ Courts and the Labour Tribunal.

Kelvin is also very active as a volunteer working towards the rehabilitation of young offenders having served as a guest speaker for the Hong Kong Playground Association. He has also lent his time as an instructor to secondary school students in the Mock Trial Competition Project organised by The Society of Rehabilitation and Crime Prevention, Hong Kong.

Practice Areas:

Legal Qualifications:

2005, PCLL, City University of Hong Kong
2004, GDL, The College of Law

Academic Qualifications:

2003, Bachelor of Commerce, University of Toronto

Judicial/Statutory Body or Other Appointments:

2017, Deputy Magistrate, Kowloon City Magistrates' Courts
2016, Deputy Presiding Officer, Labour Tribunal

Languages spoken:

English, Cantonese

Cases involved in:

港特別行政區 訴 何宇立及另三人 CACC 47/2019
Leave to appeal against conviction allowed, appeal proper pending

香港特別行政區 訴 Cheung Ka Chun CACC 226/2016
Appeal against sentence allowed

HKSAR v. Yip Nga Tik CACC 57/2012
Appeal against sentence allowed

香港特別行政區 訴 蔡卓航 HCMA 896/2009
Appeal against conviction allowed

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