Our Lawyers

Kent Y. K. CHONGSenior Associate

Kent read law at the University of Hong Kong and was previously trained in business administration and economics at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.  Apart from his degrees, Kent also attended a PRC law programme at Tsinghua University and interned in an international PRC law firm in Beijing.

 

With the benefit of his double-discipline education, Kent has extensive working experience and good command of both the English and Chinese languages, including fluent Putonghua and Cantonese.  Commercial law and civil litigation are Kent’s main areas of practice.

 

Kent also handles and conducts international arbitrations in Hong Kong concerning Joint Ventures in Mainland China, and advises on the enforcement of Hong Kong arbitral awards in the Mainland, overseas and vice versa.

 

In addition, Kent is an Accredited General Mediator and is experienced in mediating commercial and civil disputes.

 

EDUCATION AND LEGAL QUALIFICATIONS :

  • Solicitor of the High Court of Hong Kong since 2003
  • Member of the Law Society of Hong Kong since 2003    
  • P.C.LL., University of Hong Kong, 2001
  • LL.B. (Hons.), University of Hong Kong, 2000
  • B.B.A. (Hons.), The Hong Kong University of Science and
  • Technology, 1994