A Special Talk by Professor Sir Robin Jacob: IP Rights - Where The World Is Now

08 February 2023

Professor Sir Robin Jacob, Chair Professor of Intellectual Property Law UCL and former Justice of the Court of Appeal (England and Wales) shares his insights on global patent rights, copyright and trade marks, and his thoughts on where they should go. Date: 16 February 2023 (Thursday) 5:00 pm Drinks Reception 5:30 pm Talk Venue: DVC Conference... Click here to read more

DVC members elected to serve on the Bar Council of the Hong Kong Bar Association

20 January 2023

DVC is delighted to announce that José-Antonio Maurellet SC has been re-elected as the Vice-chairman of the Bar Council of the Hong Kong Bar Association for the year 2023/2024 and Sabrina Ho has been newly elected as a member of the Bar Council.      Click here to read more

Daniel Fung SC appointed as Vice-Chairman of the Financial Services Development Council (FSDC)

16 January 2023

DVC is delighted to announce that Mr. Daniel Fung SC has been appointed as one of the three Vice-Chairmen of the Financial Services Development Council (FSDC) by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative, announced on 13 January 2023. The appointment will take effect from January 17, 2023, for a term of two years.  The FSDC... Click here to read more

Chambers Greater China Guide 2023 Released: 32 members of Des Voeux Chambers accredited

13 January 2023

16 Silks and 16 Juniors from Des Voeux Chambers were accredited in the latest Greater China Region Guide 2023 released by Chambers & Partners today. 2 Silks were named "Senior Statespeople" in the field of Commercial Dispute Resolution; 4 silks and 2 juniors were featured as "Spotlight Table" in the field of Intellectual... Click here to read more

42 DVC Members and 9 Practice Areas Featured in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2023 Guide

13 January 2023

In The Legal 500 (Legalease) Asia Pacific 2023 Guide, a record-breaking number of DVC members was recognised under the category of Hong Kong Bar. It included 17 Silks and 25 Juniors being featured in the areas of Administrative and Public Law, Construction and Property, Competition, Commercial Disputes, Family and Private Client,... Click here to read more

DVC Members Contributed to the Feature Articles In Hong Kong Lawyers on the Security of Payment Scheme in Hong Kong

10 January 2023

DVC members Calvin Cheuk, Kaiser Leung and Joshua Yeung contributed to the Feature Articles in the latest issues of Hong Kong Lawyers (Dec 2022 and Jan 2023 issues) on the Security of Payment (“SOP”) scheme in Hong Kong, canvassing its background and the lessons learned from the experiences of statutory SOP regimes in... Click here to read more

Wishing you a happy holiday season and a prosperous new year in 2023 from everyone at Des Voeux Chambers

21 December 2022

Wishing you a happy holiday season and a prosperous new year in 2023 from everyone at Des Voeux Chambers.  Click here to read more

Calvin Cheuk and Kaiser Leung join the panel at the HKIAC-DVC Lunch Seminar “Getting ready for the Hong Kong Security of Payment Scheme - Pay now argue later”

20 December 2022

Des Voeux Chambers is delighted to have co-hosted a lunch seminar on 15 December 2022 with the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC) on one of the hottest topics in the Hong Kong construction industry, namely the Hong Kong Security of Payment Scheme. The event, which was well received with full-house attendance, was one... Click here to read more

DVC’s Winnie Tam Spoke at The Recent Lexisnexis® In-House Legal & Compliance Conference 2022

09 December 2022

DVC’s Winnie Tam SBS, SC, JP spoke together with Paul Shieh SC at a talk titled "From Legal Strategies to Business Opportunities" at the recent LexisNexis® In-house Legal & Compliance Conference 2022 on 2 December 2023. The talk was held at the Asia Society Hong Kong Centre.  Over 100 senior executives, in-house... Click here to read more