Cheung Hinson_Feb 2021

Hinson Cheung

Senior Associate

English, Cantonese & Mandarin

Hinson is a Solicitor Advocate and dual-qualified as a quantity surveyor. He specialises in construction and engineering law and has worked on numerous technical cases and closely with experts of different disciplines such as quantum, programming, structural engineering mechanical engineering, geotechnical and material science.

Hinson started his career as a quantity surveyor before being admitted as solicitor. Having spent more than 18 years in construction, Hinson is well-versed with complex construction technologies and the ability to interpret technical drawings and specifications. Thus, he has also developed a deep understanding of his clients’ commercial interests.
He regularly appears before court as advocate in interlocutory applications and is often entrusted by counsel and Senior Counsel in drafting written submission and preparing for cross examination. Hinson’s practice also includes an established track record of health and safety and regulatory cases. He is experienced in advising clients concerning dawn raids by the ICAC and police.

Credentials

  • 2022
    Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators - Fellow
  • 2022
    The University Hong Kong Department of Real Estate and Construction – Part-time Lecturer
  • 2021
    Higher Rights of Audience - Solicitor Advocate
  • 2021
    HKIA & HKIS Joint Panel of Arbitrator
  • 2017
    Chartered Institute of Arbitrators - Fellow
  • 2016
    Chartered Institute of Arbitrators - Member
  • 2015
    City University of Hong Kong - LL.M. (Arbitration and Dispute Resolution)
  • 2013
    Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors - Member
  • 2011
    Qualified - Hong Kong
  • 2009
    City University of Hong Kong - Postgraduate Certificate in Laws (PCLL)
  • 2007
    University of London - LL.B. (Hons)
  • 2003
    The University of Hong Kong – BSc Surveying (Hons)
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