Billy Liu

  • LLM (Cantab)
  • LLB (CUHK)


  • 2022 (Hong Kong)


  • Regulatory
  • Banking
  • Family Law
  • Trusts & Probate
  • Defamation
  • Conveyancing & Property


Billy joined Chambers upon completion of his pupillage with Mr. Derek Chan SC, Mr. John Hui, Mr. Jason Yu, and Mr. Justin Lam.  He is currently developing a broad civil and commercial practice and accepts instructions in all areas of Chambers’ work.

Billy recently appeared as sole advocate in a substantive appeal before the Court of Appeal.  He also has trial experience and is regularly instructed both in his own right and as junior counsel.  He has been involved in cases concerning, among others, company and insolvency law, shareholders’ disputes, SFC regulations, and general commercial matters.

Prior to joining Chambers, Billy obtained First Class Honours in his LLB at The Chinese University of Hong Kong.  He went on to complete his LLM at the University of Cambridge, with first class result in the International Financial Law paper.  He was the winner of the Hughes Hall Mooting Competition (before Lord Carnwath in the UK Supreme Court).

Billy is fluent in English, Cantonese, and Mandarin. He is experienced in drafting legal documents in both traditional and simplified Chinese.

  • Ho Wai Keung v. Billion Rich Investments Ltd [2023] HKCA 929 (sole advocate) (employees' compensation)
  • Securities and Futures Commission v. Chen Li-Jun & Ors [2023] HKCFI 1538 (with Mr. Alexander Tang) (regulatory, carecraft) 
  • Re GTI Holdings Ltd [2023] HKCFI 176 (led by Mr. Clifford Smith SC) (company, appointment of liquidators)
  • Re CA Cultural Technology Group Ltd [2022] HKCFI 3790 (with Mr. John Hui) (company, winding-up petition)
  • 苏州太合汇投資管理有限公司 v. 霍尔果斯市摩伽互联娱乐有限公司 [2023] 1 HKLRD 342, [2023] 1 HKC 609, [2022] HKCFI 3657 (led by Mr. Anson Wong SC and with Mr. Lai Chun Ho) (chabra injunction)
  • Rich Trend Ltd v. Kingfair International Enterprise Ltd  [2022] HKCFI 3119 (sole oral advocate) (land,  registration)
  • Excel Jumbo International Ltd v. Cybernaut Greentech Investment Holding (HK) Ltd & Ors [2022] HKCFI 3555 (with Mr. Jason Yu) (arbitration, injunction)
  • Represented respondents before the Registered Contractors' Disciplinary Board Panel (with Mr. Joseph Lee)
  • Winner, Hughes Hall Mooting Competition (2020)
  • Chairperson of the Steering Committee Award, The Asian WTO Moot (2017)
  • The Deacons Prize in Law for Young Leaders (2017)
  • Mr. Philip C.L. Shum Scholarship for Tort Law (2017)
  • Mr. H.C. Mo Memorial Scholarship for Constitutional Law (2016)
  • The LexisNexis Prize in Hong Kong Legal System (2016)
  • Dean’s List, CUHK Faculty of Law (2016)

Cantonese, English and Mandarin