Disciplinary Decisions

Rule 2(a), (b), (c), (d), (e) and (f) of the Solicitors’ Practice Rules (“SPR”) Rules 7 and 9A of the Solicitors’ Accounts Rules (“SAR”) Principles 6.04, 12.04 and 12.05 of The Hong Kong...
February 2017
Rule 2(a) and (d) of the Solicitors’ Practice Rules (the “SPR”) Principle 1.02 of The Hong Kong Solicitors’ Guide to Professional Conduct (Volume 1–2nd Edition) (the “Guide”) Hearing Date...
November 2016
Rule 4 of the Solicitors’ Practice Rules (the “SPR”) Principles 2.07 and 4.15 of The Hong Kong Solicitors’ Guide to Professional Conduct, Vol. 1, 2nd Edition (the “Guide”)...
October 2016
Rule 2(e) of the Solicitors’ Practice Rules (the “SPR”) Rules 3(1), 9A, 10(2) and 10(3) of the Solicitors’ Accounts Rules (the “SAR”) Hearing Date 7 October 2015 and 3 December 2015...
September 2016
Disgraceful, dishonourable and discreditable conduct Section 2(2) of the Legal Practitioners Ordinance (Cap. 159) (the “LPO”) Hearing Date 7 March 2016 Findings and Order handed...
July 2016
Disgraceful, dishonourable and discreditable conduct Section 2(2) of the Legal Practitioners Ordinance (Cap. 159) (the “LPO”) Hearing Dates 5 August, 29 December 2015 Findings and...
June 2016
Disgraceful, dishonourable and discreditable conduct Section 2(2) of the Legal Practitioners Ordinance (Cap. 159) (the “LPO”) Hearing Date 16 January 2016 Findings and Order 7...
May 2016
Rule 2(a) and (d) of the Foreign Lawyers Practice Rules (the “FLPR”) Hearing Date 26 November 2015 Findings and Order 16 February 2016 The Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal (the “...
April 2016
Rules 10(1) and (2), 10A and 11(1) and (2) of the Solicitors’ Accounts Rules (the “SAR“) Rules 2(d), 5B(1) and (2) of the Solicitors’ Practice Rules (the “SPR...
September 2015
Principle 6.01 and Principle 13.01 of the Hong Kong Solicitors’ Guide to Professional Conduct, Vol. 1, 2nd Edition (the “Guide”) Rule 2(a), (c) and (e) of the Solicitors...
September 2015
Principles 12.04 and 12.05 of the Hong Kong Solicitors’ Guide to Professional Conduct Vol. 1, 2nd Edition (the “Guide”) Hearing Date: 1 December 2011 and 13 June 2012...
June 2015
Disgraceful, dishonourable and discreditable conduct Section 2(2) of the Legal Practitioners Ordinance (Cap. 159) (the “LPO”) Hearing Date: 20 January 2015 Statement of...
June 2015
Lau Kam Ying (the “Respondent”) Rule 2(a) and (d) of the Solicitors’ Practice Rules Hearing Date: 13 September 2014 Findings and Order: 17 November 2014 The Solicitors Disciplinary...
January 2015
Navin Kumar Aggarwal (“the Respondent”) Rule 2(a), (c) and (d) of the Solicitors’ Practice Rules Hearing Date: 4 October 2014 Findings and Order: 20 November 2014 The Solicitors...
January 2015
Cheng Tze Kui (“1st Respondent”) and Kwong Chi Ho (“2nd Respondent”), formerly, the partners of Messrs. T.K. Cheng...
November 2014
Hau Wing Chi (the “Respondent”) • Disgraceful, dishonourable and discreditable conduct • Section 2(2) of the Legal Practitioners Ordinance, Cap. 159 (the “LPO”) Hearing...
July 2014
• Principles 1.02 and 6.04 of the Hong Kong Solicitors’ Guide to Professional Conduct, Vol. 1, 2nd Edition Hearing date: 23 September 2013 and 16 January 2014 Statement of Findings: 12 December...
April 2014
• Rule 2(a), (c), (d) and (e) of the Solicitors’ Practice Rules (“SPR”) • Principles 6.04, 12.04, 12.05, 13.02 and 14.02 of the Hong Kong Solicitors’ Guide to Professional Conduct, Volume 1, Second...
March 2014
• Disgraceful, dishonourable and discreditable conduct Hearing date: 15 May 2013 and 5 September 2013 Statement of Findings: 8 August 2013 Reasons and Order: 24 December 2013 The...
March 2014
• Principle 6.04 of the Hong Kong Solicitors’ Guide to Professional Conduct Vol.1 2nd ed. (the “Guide”) Hearing date: 22 - 23 August 2011 and 27 February 2012 Findings: 12 December 2011...
January 2014