Kev is developing a broad civil and criminal practice. He has a long-standing interest and experience in advising matters on IPO listing, personal injuries, matrimonial, probate, trust, commercial, land and bankruptcy. He regularly helps his commercial clients to obtain various interlocutory applications. Kev has appeared as an advocate in his own right in the High Court and District Court. As for his criminal practice, Kev is predominantly instructed to conduct defence in Magistrates’ Courts. He also appears as led junior and is entrusted with settling intricate written submissions. Kev has prosecuted cases as counsel on fiat on behalf of the HKSAR government.
Kev joined chambers in 2019 upon completion of pupillage with Mr. Selwyn Yu SC, Ms. Queenie Ng, Mr. Lawrence Hui and Mr. Stanley Ng.
Kev can conduct proceedings in English and Chinese.
MEMBERSHIP AND APPOINTMENTS
Legal Advisor, Hang Hau Rural Committee
Visiting Lecturer, Hong Kong Legal Training Institute
PUBLICATIONS AND ARTICLES
Headnoter, Hong Kong Cases
Contributor, Lexis Advance® Hong Kong Practical Guidance by LexisNexis
HKSAR v Lam Ho Ming, STCC 3584/2020 – Secured an acquittal for three charges of unlawful assembly, criminal damage & prohibition of face covering regulation (sole advocate for D1)
HKSAR v Leung Ming Sing Simon, ESCC 690/2021 – Suspended sentence for defendant convicted of money laundering after trial (sole advocate)
HKSAR v Ho Tak Man, ESS 7108/2021 – Taxi driver acquitted of careless driving; evidence of witness undermined and found unreliable and untruthful (sole advocate)
HKSAR v Sin Wing Lun, ESCC 1655/2020 – Possession of offensive weapon; expert evidence on proper injury threshold of a laser pointer (with Ms. Queenie W.S. Ng)
HKSAR v Chan Hoi Wan & Ors, ESCC 2586/2019 – Successfully defended a couple who allegedly in Ma On Shan footbridge shouted profanities and were charged with behaving disorderly in public place
HKSAR v Lee Pui Wai, KCS 22295/2019 – Successfully defended against a careless driving charge (with Mr. Lawrence Hui)
HKSAR v Liang Suning, STCC 3113/2019 –Acted for a defendant in charges of breach of condition of stay and managing a guesthouse without licence
Te Wing Chi v Secretary for Justice,  HKCFI 3473 – LegCo candidate failed to lodge Election Return; ignorance of the law amounts to inadvertence and discretionary relief granted (leading Mr. Colman Li)
Kwok Shu v IO of Kent Building  HKDC 632 – Successful water leakage action against IO arising from defective roof; refuting expert opinion that UBWs caused leakage (sole advocate)
Chan Yui Kin v Siu Hun Mui, DCCJ 1021/2019 – Declaratory relief granted concerning a claim of adverse possession against co-owners (sole advocate)
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HKSAR v Lam Ho Ming, STCC 3584/2020 – 成功為三項控罪包括非法集結、刑事毀壞及禁止蒙面規例辯護。
HKSAR v Leung Ming Sing Simon, ESCC 690/2021 – 審訊後洗黑錢罪名成立，判以緩刑 。
HKSAR v Ho Tak Man, ESS 7108/2021 – 的士司機不小心駕駛罪名不成立，裁定控方證人證供在盤問下不盡不實。
HKSAR v Chan Hoi Wan & Ors, ESCC 2586/2019 – 公眾地方作出喧嘩或擾亂公眾秩序罪名不成立。
HKSAR v Lee Pui Wai, KCS 22295/2019 – 不小心駕駛罪名不成立。
Kwok Shu v IO of Kent Building  HKDC 632 – 公用地方漏水，成功申索業主立案法團及取得禁制令。
Te Wing Chi v Secretary for Justice  HKCFI 3473 – 立法會候選人沒有按照《選舉（舞弊及非法行為）條例》規定提交選舉申報書，原訟法庭給予寬免
Chan Yui Kin v Siu Hun Mui, DCCJ 1021/2019 – 逆權侵佔案頒佈宣布性裁決