Kevin Lau

  • BBA (Law), HKU (First-Class Honours)
  • LLB, HKU (First-Class Honours)
  • LLM, Cantab (First-Class Honours)


Kevin is a Bar Scholar. He joined Chambers upon completion of his pupillage with Mr. Jenkin Suen SC, Mr. John Hui, Mr. Christopher Chain and Mr. Jonathan Ah-weng.

After graduating with first-class LLB and BBA (Law) degrees from the University of Hong Kong, Kevin then obtained his LLM (first-class) from the University of Cambridge.

With a view to developing a broad practice in civil and commercial law and public law, Kevin has been involved in cases concerning trusts, insolvency, SFC regulation, land, probate, judicial review, and commercial and corporate matters.

Kevin is a part-time tutor in contract law at the University of Hong Kong for the academic year 2017-2018.

  • Bar Scholarship [2016]
  • Queens’ College Foundation Scholarship [2016]
  • Sir Edward Youde Memorial Fellowship [2015]
  • Des Voeux Chambers Junior Scholarship [2015]
  • Mayer Brown JSM Scholarship for LLB Students [2014]
  • LLB Subject Prizes in: (1) Legal Systems, (2) Business Associations, (3) International Law (Duke University, on exchange) and (4) Equity & Trusts
  • Dean’s Honour List

Lecturer (Non-clinical), HKU [2016-2017], teaching the Law of Contract

Civil disobedience and civil procedure in the Occupy Central injunctions – Civil Justice Quarterly 2016, v.35, n.3, p.210-218