Joseph accepts instructions in predominantly criminal matters, mainly in his own right and at times as a led junior. He has appeared as an advocate in all levels of the criminal appellate courts in Hong Kong.
Joseph regularly defends his clients against offences ranging from white collar crime, complex commercial fraud, offences involving violence, to road traffic and departmental summonses. Such trials often include challenges to the admissibility of declarations made against interest.
Prior to the charge stage, Joseph also advises corporations and individuals under investigation on potential criminal liabilities.
Joseph was appointed as Deputy Magistrate in 2016. He is a contributing editor of Archbold Hong Kong and a member of the HKBA’s Criminal Law & Procedure Committee.
In addition, Joseph accepts instructions in matrimonial matters, where he strives to work with his clients to achieve the right result.
– “Leading” Junior Counsel, Doyles Guide 2020 (Leading Criminal Law Barristers – Hong Kong)
– “Recommended” Junior Counsel, Doyles Guide 2019 (Leading Criminal Law Barristers – Hong Kong)
White-Collar Crime and Commercial Fraud – Appeals
White-Collar Crime and Commercial Fraud – Selected Cases
General Criminal Litigation – Appeals
General Criminal Litigation – Selected Cases