Dexter Leung

Call 2018 (Hong Kong)

LANGUAGES

English, Cantonese, Mandarin, French

CONTACT

T: +852 2840 1130
E: dleung@parksidechambers.com

Secretary: Ms. Amanda Tse
E: amandatse@parksidechambers.com

Profile

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

Education

2017

LL.M.,
Queens’ College, University of Cambridge
(First Class)

2016

P.C.LL.,
University of Hong Kong

2015

LL.B.,
University College London
(First Class)

2014

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

 

(Ordered by date of judgment/decision)

Civil
  • Mohammad Wajed v Cheung Pik Chu Ruby [2022] HKDC 574
    Alleged trip and fall accident, deliberate concealment and exaggeration, habitual claimant, abuse of process, vacation of registration of writ in the Land Registry, indemnity costs
  • Tang Ho Hei v Chan Po Mei [2022] HKCA 799; [2020] HKCFI 342 (with Wong Chi-Kwong)
    Fire, means of escape, disaster category burn injuries
  • Luck Sky (Hong Kong) Ltd v Bodum AG [2022] HKCFI 1019; [2022] HKCFI 1692 (with Derek J Y Chan)
    Sale of goods
  • Silver King China Ltd v Huy Yun Shiu [2022] 4 HKC 238, [2022] HKDC 301
    Stay of court proceedings in favour of arbitration, deed of mutual covenant, Building Management Ordinance (Cap. 344)
  • Fung Yuk Luen v Wong Fung Lan [2022] 1 HKLRD 247, [2021] HKCA 1991; [2021] HKDC 487 (with Osmond Lam)
    Adverse possession
  • 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
  • Yancrown Ltd v Chan Wai Piu [2021] HKCFI 2406 (with Martin Wong); [2022] HKCFI 1555 (with Osmond Lam)
    Abuse of process, summary judgment, dishonoured cheques, Money Lenders Ordinance (Cap. 163), costs
  • 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, [2021] HKDC 1091 (with Frederick Chan)
    Adverse possession, proprietary estoppel, acquiescence
  • 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; [2021] HKDC 945[2022] HKCFI 78 (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
  • 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
Criminal
  • 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
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