About Us

18LC is a set of barristers’ chambers located at 18/F, Tower One, Lippo Centre and houses 7 counsel and 2 arbitrators. We provide specialist advice and strong advocacy in various fields of civil litigation and related fields of criminal litigation, and 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

Samuel Wong awarded Leading International Arbitration Expert Award 2023

18LC is pleased to announce that Samuel Wong was awarded “Leading International Arbitration Expert Award 2023” by the Asia Pacific Centre ...

Court of First Instance grants costs for defendant acquitted of rape and indecent assault charges

Edward K H Ng (led by Alan Hoo SC) appeared in HKSAR v LCMB [2023] HKCFI 692,  where the defendant succeeded in his application for costs for, inter ...

District Court dismisses professional negligence claim based on the defendant’s failure to follow planned strategy

William Tse and Edward K H Ng acted for the plaintiff in Herman H M Hui & Co v Ho Shun Miu [2023] HKDC 60, where the plaintiff (a law firm) succee...

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