Date Admitted: January 1987
Languages: English, French, Cantonese
Mark has practised as a litigator since 1987. He concentrates in particular on liability insurance cases acting for a large number of insurers. He has a very great depth of experience in particular in personal injury litigation handling cases of all ranges from minor injuries to the catastrophic. He is Chairman of the Law Society Personal Injuries Committee and has been involved in drafting of the personal injury practice direction and liaison with the judiciary on personal injury matters.
He also handles general commercial litigation and land disputes.
He is a qualified mediator practising as such since 2009 and is regularly instructed on a wide range of cases particularly personal injury.
Mark has been recognized by Legal 500 as a notable practitioner in the area of dispute resolution.
1985: Articled clerk with Johnson Stokes and Master
1987: Admitted as a Solicitor
1987: Assistant solicitor with Johnson, Stokes and Master, Litigation Department; doing principally commercial, construction and medical negligence work
1989: Assistant Solicitor with Alsop Wilkinson, Hong Kong office; doing personal injury, insurance, commercial and land related litigation
1995: Partner with Munros specialising in insurance and personal injury litigation
2009: HKIAC Accredited Mediator and HK Law Society Accredited Mediator
2001-2010: Member of Law Society Working Party on Higher Rights of Audience
2005-2011: Chairman of Law Society Insurance Law Committee
2010-2013: Member of Law Society Higher Rights of Audience Committee
2014-2019: Member of Examining Panel of Higher Rights Assessment Board
2007-present: Chairman of Law Society Personal Injuries Committee
2011-present: Member of Law Society Insurance Law Committee
2013-present: HKMAAL Accredited Mediator
2014-present: Member of Consultant Editorial Board of LexisNexis Practical Guidance – HK Personal Injury
2015-present: Member of Law Reform Commission’s Sub-committee on Periodical Payments for Future Pecuniary Loss in Personal Injury Cases
2017-present: Part-time lecturer on The Hong Kong University PCLL course on an Introduction to Medical Negligence Claims and Medical Council Issues
2017-present: Lecturer for The Law Society of Hong Kong: College of Law covering numerous lectures on personal injury topics