Barristers

Year of call: 2021 (Hong Kong)

Sam is developing a broad civil and criminal practice, with a particular interest in family law. He is fluent in Cantonese, English, and Mandarin and is capable of undertaking work in these languages.

Sam joined Chambers in 2021 after completing his pupillage with Mr Robin Egerton, Mr Joseph Lee, Mr Carter Chim, and Mr Timothy Parker.

Sam read law at the University of Nottingham and obtained an LLM in Arbitration and Dispute Resolution at the University of Hong Kong with distinction. Sam is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.

Before joining the Bar, Sam served as a marshal to the Hon. Mr Justice Zervos J.A. at the Court of Appeal; Her Honour Judge Melloy at the Family Court; Rt Hon. Lord Justice McFarlane (now President of the Family Division) and the Hon. Mr Justice MacDonald at the Court of Appeal and the Family Division of the High Court of England and Wales respectively.

Sam is developing a broad civil and criminal practice, with a particular interest in all areas of family law. He accepts instructions in all areas of Chambers’ work.

Legal Qualifications:

2017, LLB, University of Nottingham
2019, PCLL, City University of Hong Kong
2020, LLM in Arbitration and Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong (Distinction)

Memberships:

Member, The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (MCIArb)
Member, Hong Kong Family Law Association

Scholarships, prizes & honourable mentions:

2019, PCLL Dean’s List for Distinction
2019, UGC-funded place for PCLL

Languages spoken:

Cantonese, English, Mandarin (fluent)

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