Land law includes issues relating to ownership and title, leases and licenses, the enforcement of covenants and rights relating to land, property management, and rights by adverse possession.
Planning law includes issues concerning land resumption, changes in user and zoning, administrative and public law issues concerning land, and environmental concerns. Land and Planning law issues are critical importance to Hong Kong, given it high population density, and the significance of property to the economy.
Members have expertise in Land and/or Planning matters, at various levels of seniority.
What the directories say:
With strengths in land law, company, and trust and probate matters, this junior is widely viewed as “one of the Up-and-Coming barristers at the junior end of the Bar.” Achieving recognition for being “very good in research and very quick in terms of turnover” he is also noted for “work[ing] his socks off.”
Chambers & Partners Asia Pacific (2019)