Dexter Leung

Call 2018 (Hong Kong)


English, Cantonese, Mandarin, French


T: +852 2840 1130

Secretary: Ms. Amanda Tse


Dexter accepts instructions across the spectrum of Chambers’ practice areas. He is building a wide-ranging practice, drawing upon the skill set and insights which he developed during pupillage. Under the supervision of his pupil masters (Mr Osmond Lam, Mr Frederick Chan, Mr Victor Dawes SC and Mr Samuel Chan), Dexter has gained experience in cases involving commercial disputes, companies/insolvency, equity/trusts, land, building management, personal injuries/professional negligence, intellectual property, administrative law, as well as civil and criminal appeals.

Dexter undertakes work in matters relating to competition law. On the Cambridge LLM programme, he was awarded a First in Competition Law, as well as a First in Economics of Law and Regulation.

Having studied European and French law at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, Dexter also has a background in civil law, and is able to bring this knowledge to bear in cases with such a dimension.

Practice Areas

General Civil Litigation
General Criminal Litigation
Commercial Law
Company Law
Competition Law
Equity and Trusts
Intellectual Property
Land Law
Personal Injuries



Queens’ College, University of Cambridge
(First Class)


University of Hong Kong


University College London
(First Class)


Certificat Supérieur de Droit Français et Européen,
Université Paris 2 Panthéon-Assas


(Ordered by date of judgment/decision)

  • Ghale Ganja Man v China State Construction Engineering (Hong Kong) Ltd [2021] HKCFI 2764 (with Osmond Lam)
    Employment relationship, Labour Tribunal appeal, statutory duty to investigate, procedural fairness
  • 李智慧 及 昆士蘭保險(香港)有限公司 [2021] HKCA 984; [2021] HKDC 401; [2020] HKDC 1241
    Security for costs, unless order, hearing in absentia
  • 張超翰 及 韓欣陶
    [2021] HKCFI 1496; [2020] HKCFI 2573 Bankruptcy, statutory demand
    [2021] HKLdT 38 Trespass, interlocutory injunction
    [2020] HKLdT 26 Recovery of possession, forged signature, Henderson v Henderson principle, clean hands principle, rule in Walsh v Lonsdale, estoppel
  • Tsang Woon Ming v Tsan Hing Tat Heidi [2021] HKDC 482 (with Frederick Chan)
    Adverse possession, proprietary estoppel, acquiescence
  • Fung Yuk Luen v Wong Fung Lan [2021] HKDC 487 (with Osmond Lam)
    Adverse possession
  • Lau Lan Ying v Top Hill Company [2021] HKCFI 290
    Stay of court proceedings in favour of arbitration, third party proceedings, indemnity, insurance, Employees’ Compensation Ordinance (Cap. 282)
  • Leung Chung Tak Barry v Wan Hoi Ping [2020] HKDC 1083
    Motor vehicle accident, strike out, proper plaintiff, reflective loss
  • Cheung Tak Man Desmond and Chiu Sze Wai Wilfred v Lam Siu Sun Dennis and Lee Moses [2020] HKCFI 381; [2020] 5 HKLRD 492, [2020] HKCFI 2763 (led by Maggie Wong SC)
    Dissolution of partnership, cessation of legal practice and winding-up of a solicitors’ firm, Solicitors’ Accounts Rules (Cap. 159F), injunction, undertakings
  • Tang Ho Hei v Chan Po Mei [2020] HKCFI 342 (with Wong Chi-Kwong)
    Fire, means of escape, disaster category burn injuries
  • 吳育勝 及 廖振基 [2020] HKCFI 340 (with Wong Chi-Kwong)
    Alleged accident and injury at work
  • Hepta Artous Icthudia Ltd v Chan Wai Piu [2019] HKCFI 3162 (with Osmond Lam)
    Appeal against summary judgment, Money Lenders Ordinance (Cap. 163)
  • Ho Kwok Kei v A.S. Watson & Co Ltd [2019] 3 HKLRD 592, [2019] HKCFI 1618 (with Wong Chi-Kwong)
    Vicarious liability, sub-contractor
  • HKSAR v Lai Kam Fat (2019) 22 HKCFAR 289, [2019] HKCFA 36 (with Osmond Lam, Benson Tsoi and Ernest Yuen)
    Physical and mental elements of drug trafficking substantive and conspiracy offences
  • 香港特別行政區 訴 劉森仁 [2019] HKCFI 840 (with Osmond Lam)
    Appeal against indecent assault conviction