David Yuen
David Yuen

Hong Kong (2012)


Solicitor (HK) (2011)
Fellow, Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators (FHKIArb)
HKMAAL Accredited General Mediator
CEDR Accredited Mediator
PCLL, City University of Hong Kong
JD, City University of Hong Kong
MBA, York University, Canada
Hon. BSc, University of Toronto


David practices civil and criminal litigation. He joined Liberty Chambers upon completion of his pupillage with Mr. Graham Harris SC, Ms. Po Wing Kay and Mr. Philips Wong.

David has worked on civil disputes involving claims based on the law of adverse possession, company, enforcement of foreign judgments, equity and trust, family, landlord and tenant, intellectual property, probate, property, tort, contract and building management.

As for criminal litigation, David has worked on cases involving assault, conspiracy to defraud, dangerous drugs, departmental summonses, money laundering, road traffic offences and theft.

He is on the Legal Aid Panel, Duty Lawyer and Free Legal Advice Schemes.

David is a bilingual advocate and can draft pleadings and submissions in both Chinese and English.



Bulova Corporation & Anor v San Ma Industrial Ltd (HCA 1831/2013)
Acted for the Defendant in resisting an interim injunction to restrain the Defendant from threatening patent proceedings against other parties until trial.

Shun Hing Holdings Co. Ltd. & Ors v Li Kwok Po David & Ors (HCA 664/2012)
Acted for the 4th and 5th Defendants in an application to unseal audited financial statements redacted by the Plaintiffs and to make disclosure of written representations by the board of directors to their auditors (Led by Mr. Denis Chang SC and Ms. Po Wing Kay).

Shun Hing Electronic Holdings Ltd & Anor v Wong Pui Fan (HCA 2417/2014)
Acted for the Defendant in striking out the Plaintiffs’ claim for knowing receipt in the sum of HK$280M by the Defendant from a deceased director of the Plaintiffs (Led by Mr. Denis Chang SC and Ms. Po Wing Kay).

The I/O of Kiu Hong Mansion v Country Treasure Development Co Ltd (DCCJ 3932/2015)
Acting for the Defendant against a claim involving water seepage in a multi-storey building.

Tsui Tze Wing & Anor v Yan Mei Yan (HCA 758/2014)
Acted for the Plaintiffs in a claim for rental arrears and possession of landed property by way of summary judgment.

WKS v LKKA (FCMC 17953/2012)
Acted for the Petitioner in an application to vary child maintenance payments by the Respondent.


HKSAR v Chan Pui Ting (TMCC 3077/2012)
Acted for the Defendant involved in making persistent telephone calls and causing wasteful employment of police.

HKSAR v Li, Leung-Wai Sandy (ESCC 484/2016)
Acted for the Defendant charged with shop theft (Led by Mr. Graham Harris SC)

HKSAR v Gorngosa Nuttawut (TWCC 401/2014)
Acted for the Defendant charged with theft during period of cohabitation with partner.

HKSAR v Tai Wah Piling & Construction Co Ltd (STS 1319/2016)
Acting for the Defendant in a case involving a departmental summons issued by the Town Planning Department against the Defendant for failing to comply with a reinstatement notice under section 23(3) Town Planning Ordinance (Cap 131).

HKSAR v Wong, Chiu-Wo Richard (TWCC 599/2013)
Acted for the Defendant charged with driving while disqualified, speeding and using a vehicle without third party insurance (Led by Mr. Graham Harris SC)

HKSAR v Wong Kai Yuen (FLCC 940/2016)
Acted for the Defendant charged with possession of apparatus fit and intended for inhalation of dangerous drugs and possession of dangerous drugs.


David is a mediator at HKEMC experienced in conducting mediations for disputes in commercial, family and personal injury cases. He is an arbitrator at Penta Arbitration, a mediator at HKEMC and is on the List of Accredited Mediators for Building Management Cases in the Lands Tribunal, Bar List of Mediators and Bar List of Arbitrators.