Steven Kwan


1992 (Hong Kong)

Areas of Practice

Commercial & Banking Law
Confidentiality & Privacy
Conflicts of Law
Criminal Law
Equity & Trusts
Injunction & Contempt
Mental Health
Probate & Succession
Professional Liability
Property & Land
Public Law & Judicial Review
Regulatory & Disciplinary
Unjust Enrichment


Secretary: Ms. Winnie Fung
[email protected]

Steven is a battle-hardened advocate in both civil and criminal matters.

Steven has an artisanal practice. His work for each client is handcrafted with care and precision, based on more than 30 years of experience in the trenches.

His civil practice covers public law, general civil procedure, company law, conflict of laws, contract law, evidence, guaranty and indemnity, land, legal profession, limitation of actions, mutual legal assistance and trust.

His criminal practice principally involves acting for the Prosecution at all levels of court, including prosecution of serious offences like murder and rape in the High Court.

Steven has been a member of Bernacchi Chambers since 1993.

Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

Court of Final Appeal

Court of Appeal

Court of First Instance

Republic of Fiji

High Court of Fiji at Suva

  • Qarase v Bainimarama [2009] 3 LRC 614 (a trial concerning the extent of the prerogative powers of the President of Fiji to act in coup d’etat under the doctrine of necessity)