Home > Profile > Our News > 13 Mar 2023

Our firm acts for Mr. Leung Chun-ying, the Vice Chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference in a defamation action against Mr. Chung Kim-Wah (the “1st Defendant”) in High Court Action No. 1993/2018 (the “Action”).


After negotiation, our client accepted the 1st Defendant’s offer to settle the Action. The 1st Defendant agreed to pay a settlement sum of HK$100,000 to our client and to publish a statement of clarification on his own social media platform. The said statement was published by the 1st Defendant on 5 March 2023 and can be downloaded below. By the consent of our client and the 1st Defendant, the Action against the 1st Defendant was discontinued on 8 March 2023.


This case is led by our Senior Partner Mr. Peter Sit, our litigation partner Mr. Alex Chan, and assisted by our Associate, Mr. Alan So.

Document Download

Statement of Clarification published by Mr. Chung Kim-Wah on 5 March 2023