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30 November - 1 December 2021
Virtual Conference - SGT (Singapore Time, GMT+8)

Joshua Chu
Consultant at ONC Lawyers (Hong Kong)

Profile

Joshua Chu is a Litigation Solicitor qualified to practice in Hong Kong. Before becoming a lawyer, Joshua worked in the healthcare industry serving as the IT department head at a private hospital as well as overseeing their procurement operations.

Since embarking upon his legal career, Joshua has been making waves within the legal industry by taking the lead in a number of novel cases which includes:

  • Defending one of the largest crypto-exchanges in HK’s first crypto-litigation (HCA 1980 of 2015);
  • Obtaining Hong Kong’s first order for alternative service by data rooms [2020] HKCFI 1084 ;
  • Obtaining Hong Kong’s first court order for digital performance of disclosure orders; and
  • Appearing before the Review Body on Bid Challenges under WTO GPA.

A firm Judicial Activists at his core, Joshua and his team of counsel has worked tirelessly to device a number of novel applications which is aimed at pushing for the digital transformation of Hong Kong’s judicial system.

Today, Joshua’s practice is mainly focused in the field of dispute resolution and technology law.

Aside from his legal practice, Joshua is currently also a Senior Consultant with Prosynergy, a regulatory consulting firm which had been founded by ex-SFC Regulators as well as being a management consultant for the Korean Blockchain Centre.

Agenda Sessions

  • Seizing the unseizable – crypto and NFT assets in fraud and asset recovery litigation

    16:30