Kalvin Chan 陳嘉軒
LL.B., University of Hong Kong (2003)
P.C.LL, University of Hong Kong (2004)
Enrolled as solicitor: 2006-2007 (Hong Kong)
Year of Call: 2007 (Hong Kong)
Accredited Mediator of the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre
Before being called to the Hong Kong Bar in 2007, Kalvin was trained as a solicitor at Mallesons Stephen Jaques with emphasis on M&A and IPO, and was enrolled as a solicitor in Hong Kong in 2006.
Kalvin served his pupillage with Mr Bernard Chung, Mr Walker Sham, Mr Bernard Man SC, and Mr Jason Pow SC. Kalvin is a civil and criminal practitioner.
On the civil side, Kalvin’s area of practice includes commercial, matrimonial, tenancy, defamation, adverse possession, employment, bankruptcy, estate agents disciplinary inquiry, probate, mental health, and personal injuries cases.
On the criminal side, Kalvin is experienced in Chinese and English trials for the Prosecution and Defence in magistracy (with over 6 years of specialisation in departmental summonses), and acting for appellants and respondents in magistracy appeals. He also attends professional visits and conducts bail applications and mitigation regularly. Kalvin is also on the Legal Aid Panel.
Kalvin has also acted as mediator in disputes involving building management, mortgage and subrogation, sale and purchase of properties, renovation and construction, and insurance agency.
Kalvin is fluent in Cantonese, English and Putonghua.