Robert Clark

Partner, Deacons

Robert Clark is one of Hong Kong’s premier commercial disputes lawyers, regularly featured in the top tier of litigation and arbitration lawyers. He is active in both litigation and international arbitration (HKIAC, SIAC, ICC, CIETAC).

He has particular experience in employment and media work (for South China Morning Post, Google, YouTube and other international publishers), professional negligence (for the Hong Kong Solicitors Indemnity Fund Limited and Essar Insurance Services Limited, the Hospital Authority and other commercial indemnity insurers) and insolvency disputes.

In a recent judgment Chang Wa Shan v Esther Chan (CACV 240/2015, 8 September 2017), the Court of Appeal examined a novel situation in Hong Kong: whether absolute privilege should cover a...
11 December 2017
This article examines the particular problems raised by the question of when and in what circumstances it is legitimate to withdraw treatment, by way of artificial nutrition and hydration, from a...
11 October 2017
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