Annotated Ordinances Hong Kong 2019

17 March 2020

DVC's Sabrina Ho is the author/annotator of the Dutiable Commodities Ordinance (Cap 109) which can be found in the Annotated Ordinances of Hong Kong 2019 published by LexisNexis, Butterworths. Click here to read more

Artificial Intelligence: a beautiful misfire or a helpful tool for lawyers going forward?

16 March 2020

We are currently at an evolutionary crossroads where the ability to adapt to a changing environment will be fundamental to success. Members from Des Voeux Chambers Hong Kong converge to consider for Cambridge Global Conversations the impact of AI for lawyers. Will we play hostage to our own inventions? To conclude, CGC's Founding Chair wraps up with a robust analysis of how the black swan of 2020, namely the coronavirus,... Click here to read more

DVC helps frontline health workers in Wuhan

14 March 2020

Since the outbreak of the COVID-19 epidemic, Des Voeux Chambers  has been paying close attention to the situation in Mainland China. When Chambers learned that the frontline hospitals in Wuhan were short of medical supplies, members took immediate action to purchase and donate medical supplies. Up till today, the total amount Chambers has donated as a collective is approximately HKD 279,914. Using these funds, the Chambers has successfully delivered three... Click here to read more

Doyles Latest Rankings for Maritime, Shipping & Transport Law 2020

13 March 2020

  All of Doyles latest Senior Counsel to be recognised under the Leading category for Maritime, Shipping & Transport Law Barristers – Hong Kong, 2020 hail from Des Voeux Chambers. Included in this category are: Charles Sussex SC, Clifford Smith SC and Douglas Lam SC. Christopher Chain  is also acknowledged as a Leading Junior in the same category.     Charles Sussex SC Clifford Smith SC Douglas Lam SC Christopher Chain Click here to read more