Ross Li

  • LLM (The University of Cambridge)
  • PCLL (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
  • Juris-Doctor (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
  • LLM in Common Law (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
  • Bachelor of Economics and Finance (The University of Hong Kong)


Ross joined Des Voeux Chambers as a tenant in 2015.  He is developing a broad civil and commercial practice.  He has dealt with cases involving trusts, probate, land, company and corporate insolvency matters and undertakes drafting and advisory work on a regular basis.  He is fluent in the both English and Chinese (including Mandarin) and has previously been instructed to appear in proceedings conducted in Chinese.

  • The Hong Kong Bar Scholarship [2014]
  • The Hogan Lovells Prize [2012/13]
  • Red Cross Moot 2012 – Semi-finalist; Second Honourable Mention
  • JD Gold Scholarship for Outstanding Academic Merit [2012]
  • Des Voeux Chambers Junior Scholarship [2011]
  • JD Scholarship for Academic Excellence [2011] 
  • LLM Scholarship for Academic Excellence [2009]
  • Yifung Properties Limited v James Nicholas Barrie Smith, HCA 2539/2015, 29 April 2016
  • Fok Chun Yue Benjamin v Yau Wing Limited, HCMP 3250/2015, 21 January 2016
  • Re In the matter of Nanik Dayaram (a Bankrupt), HCB 7651/2011, 7 October 2015
  • Yifung Properties Limited v Manchester Securities Corp, HCA 1359/2014, 25 August 2015