Harris Chan is a Partner based in DLA Piper's Hong Kong office. His practice focuses on contentious and non-contentious construction matters across Greater China. Harris' significant experience ranges from defending construction site safety and environmental summonses to assisting contractors, consultants and developers in complex construction claims in mediation, arbitration and all levels of court proceedings. He also advises on general commercial litigation including shareholders dispute, defamation, regulatory matters and cross-border arbitration. He is the author of the Construction Chapter of Chitty on Contracts (HK) and the Mediation Chapter of Hong Kong Civil Justice Reform Practice Manual.