Cyrus Lau


2022 (Hong Kong)

Areas of Practice

Criminal Law
Family & Matrimonial Law
Medical Negligence & Personal Injury
Property & Land


Ms. Heather Li
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Cyrus is developing a broad civil and criminal practice, with an emphasis on family law. He accepts instructions in all areas of Chambers’ work.

In his family practice, Cyrus has acted as sole counsel or led junior in big money cases involving jurisdictional disputes, MPS and injunctive applications. On children matters, he has amongst others, acted for a successful applicant in an application to change the surname of a child. He has also advised an executor of an estate in resisting multiple claims for reasonable financial provision under Cap. 481.

Cyrus has worked on a wide range of cases in his general civil practice, including but not limited to, property and land disputes, adverse possession, commercial and personal injuries cases.

Prior to joining Chambers, Cyrus served pupillage with Mr Tony Li SC, Mr Valentine Yim, Mr Eugene Yim, the late Mr Robin D’Souza and Mr Simon Wong. He was also marshal to Deputy District Judge Eugene Yim in the Family Court.

Cyrus is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin. He is capable of providing written submissions and conducting hearings in both English and Chinese.

  • PCLL, University of Hong Kong (2021)
  • LLB, University of Hong Kong (2020)
  • APAA Prize in Issues in Intellectual Property Law or in Copyright Law (2020)
  • Lee Shau Kee Scholarships for Student Enrichment (2018)
  • Dean’s Honours List (2017-2018, 2018-2019, 2019-2020)