About Us

18LC is a set of barristers’ chambers located at 18/F, Tower One, Lippo Centre and houses 8 counsel and 2 arbitrators. We provide specialist advice and strong advocacy in various fields of civil litigation and related fields of criminal litigation, and alternative dispute resolution (both domestic and international). We house established authorities in arbitration, competition law, intellectual property. We also have a tradition of accepting judicial, professional, and arbitral appointments.

Members of 18LC regularly appear in trial and appellate litigations, arbitrations, mediations, and proceedings in specialist tribunals of various sizes and importance. They can be instructed individually or as a team to best fit our client’s needs.

Drawing on a wide range of skills and diverse background amongst our members, 18LC has the depth of knowledge and experience to provide clients with high quality legal services in a sensible and user-friendly manner.

Latest News & Case Highlights

Latest News & Events

18LC Welcomes Stephen Ku as New Member

18LC is pleased to welcome Stephen Ku as its newest tenant. Stephen joins Chambers after completing pupillage with Mr Kenneth Lee, Mr Douglas Kwok, Mr...

Louise Barrington and William Tse ranked in latest directory rankings published by Legal 500

18LC is pleased to announce that Louise Barrington and William Tse have been ranked in two latest directory rankings published by Legal 500. Louise is...

SCIAHK-Basic Law Institute Talk: Lessons from the 2016 South China Sea Arbitration for the Settlement of Territorial-Maritime Disputes

18LC is pleased to serve as a supporting organiser to a forthcoming talk co-organised by the South China International Arbitration Centre (Hong Kong) ...

Areas of Expertise

Banking / Finance
Conflict of Laws
Equity / Trust
Tax / Revenue
Defamation / Media
Commission of Inquiry
Public Law / Judicial
Confidentiality / Privacy
Securities & Regulation
Rating & Valuation
Professional Liability
Building / Construction