Matthew Cheung 張煒和大律師
Barrister | ACIArb
‘Matthew is very strong on his legal research and presentation of legal arguments. He is a good quality advocate.’
The Legal 500 (Asia Pacific - Hong Kong Bar, 2023) Construction and Property
Call: 2015 (HK)
Matthew is a practising barrister. He has a broad civil and commercial practice with emphasis on construction disputes, building management disputes, family/matrimonial matters, land law, intellectual property law, and trust matters.
Before joining the legal professional, Matthew obtained a Bachelor of Building Engineering (Construction Engineering & Management) from City University of Hong Kong.
Matthew served his pupillage with Mr. Anthony Cheung, Mr. Gary Soo, Mr. Albert Luk and Ms. Queenie Ng. He has also served as Marshall to the Honourable Mr. Justice Louis Chan, former judge of the Court of First Instance of the High Court.
Matthew was called to the Bar in 2015 and was awarded the Society of Construction Law Hong Kong Scholarship. Matthew is also currently serving in the Committee of Construction Law in Hong Kong Bar Association.
Matthew has been an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (ACIArb) since 2019.
For criminal matters, Matthew has acted for both prosecution and defence in criminal cases concerning a wide variety of offences, with special interest in traffic offences.
Matthew is currently a visiting lecturer of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He has also been invited by different institutions to be a speaker on various topic including land and building management matters.