Albert Lam is an experienced litigator who has represented clients in numerous high profile cases.  He joined Hampton, Winter and Glynn in 1999, having worked for several reputable law firms in Hong Kong, and became a Partner in 2001 up to 2019. Albert has been the Head of the Litigation Department since 2015 and he became a consultant of the firm in October 2019.


From 2007 to 2009, Albert represented one of the parties in the bitter and public battle relating to the estate of one of Asia’s richest women.  He also frequently acts for eminent professionals and well-known Hong Kong social figures in contentious litigations.


Albert is fully trained in commercial and personal injury mediation. He is also a Civil Celebrant of Marriages.


Albert was admitted as a solicitor in Hong Kong in 1994 and in England & Wales in 1996. 


Albert is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.


Albert’s practice areas are:


Civil Litigation:

  • Banking, finance and investment disputes
  • Commercial fraud Investigations
  • Conflict of laws
  • Construction disputes
  • Contracts disputes
  • Court of Protection applications for the appointment of committees under the Mental Health Ordinance – and support to those committees
  • Debt recovery
  • Defamation
  • Insolvency and bankruptcy
  • Insurance claims
  • International trade and sales of goods
  • Joint Venture disputes
  • Partnership and shareholders disputes
  • Personal injury and fatal accidents
  • Probate and administrative disputes
  • Professional negligence
  • Securities disputes


Criminal Litigation:

  • Commercial fraud, CCB investigations 
  • ICAC investigations
  • Intellectual property rights offences
  • Traffic offences


Telephone: (852) 2847 2360
Fax: (852) 2525 0163