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Construction (International Firms)

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What the team is known for

Established group regularly instructed by major developers and contractors on local and international disputes, with proven strength on arbitration cases. Notable experience advising on large infrastructure projects and transactional matters for blue-chip clients, with solid capabilities in Hong Kong and Mainland China. Also well versed in mandates connected with residential, leisure and hospitality sector construction. Experienced in handling litigation involving alleged breaches by subcontractors.

Strengths

A source remarks that the team is "excellent to deal with, as the staff, as well as the partners, are all switched on."

Work highlights

Acted on behalf of engineering contractor Ching Lee in relation to an alleged breach of the Buildings Ordinance.

Notable practitioners

Joseph Chung has a broad practice, and advocates on behalf of clients in a range of construction disputes. "He is easy to deal with and has knowledgeable staff," remarks one impressed client. He was previously a barrister before becoming a solicitor.

Head of department K K Cheung is well versed acting on behalf of clients in arbitrations for a variety of construction disputes. He has notable expertise handling engineering defects and contractual claims, and also handles cross-border disputes.

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Construction (International Firms) Department

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5th Floor Alexandra House

18 Chater Road

Central

Hong Kong

Hong Kong

China

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Construction (International Firms)


Joseph Chung
Band 4